By contributing to Ontario’s research and innovation community ORION directly affects the lives of millions of Ontarians. Over the last ten years ORION has contributed over $140-million to Ontario’s GDP, and has supported over 2100 research jobs in education, physics, and environmental science, among other disciplines*.
We are doing our part to ensure that this province continues to be a competitive knowledge-based economy. ORION supports high-value job creation and strives to improve the quality of life for all Ontarians now and in the future by fostering long-term innovation and research projects within every level of education in Ontario.
“ORION plays a valuable role in Ontario. It improves the delivery of education by strengthening the collaboration between institutions and partners in business and industry.”
- Linda Franklin, President & CEO, Colleges Ontario