Sheridan is one of Canada’s leading postsecondary institutions, offering 119 diploma, certificate, and bachelor degree programs in an environment that fosters innovation and creativity. Its aim is to become Ontario’s first university exclusively dedicated to undergraduate professional education – one that will be based on applied learning.
A key pillar of Sheridan’s mission is to build and grow a unique culture of Scholarship, Research and Creative Activities – one that celebrates the way different academic disciplines all contribute to the advancement of knowledge in their fields. Within this mix, research at Sheridan strives to solve real-world problems and provide students with opportunities to tackle challenges beyond the classroom.
SIRT was established as one of Sheridan’s Research Centres in 2009 at Pinewood Toronto Studios, Canada’s largest sound stage complex, in 2009 in order to support and help initiate advancements in production and post-production workflows for the film, television and gaming sectors. With partnerships and support from Ontario’s guilds and unions, as well as leading companies and industry associations such as FilmOntario, SIRT is Canada’s leading innovation and technology support centre for the screen industries.
1430 Trafalgar Road
Oakville ON, L6H 2L1
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