The Bluewater Technology Access Centre's (BTAC) mission is to provide innovation support to local companies and to help attract new companies to the area based on local services, expertise, facilities and resources while at the same time, provide an enhanced practical learning experience for students.
BTAC serves as a technology innovation hub for regional companies and organizations by providing access to:
Through collaboration with its five community partners, BTAC is able to offer industry, businesses and organizations access to the expertise, capabilities and infrastructure required to enhance innovation and business development. Services and collaborative projects between companies and Lambton College students create an enriching student learning experience, training highly qualified personnel, many of whom will be employed locally.
Funding is generously provided in part by the Natural Science and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC).
BTAC is a division of Lambton College and is overseen by a formal Advisory Board comprised of industry members, partners and stakeholders.