Phone: (613) 236-6550
Ottawa, January 31, 2006... Rockwell Collins Inc. wishes to identify innovative Canadian organizations developing technologies and capabilities which are a strategic match with its business needs.
Rockwell Collins is a worldwide leader in the design, production and support of communication and aviation electronics for commercial and government customers. The company's 17,000 employees in 27 countries deliver industry-leading communication, navigation, surveillance, display, flight control, in-flight entertainment, information management, and maintenance, training and simulation solutions. Additional information is available at www.rockwellcollins.com
Rockwell Collins overall goal is to identify global technology partnerships that can help reduce cycle time or the NRE cost in providing cost effective solutions to its diverse customer base. Thus companies and organizations interested in technology collaboration should have somewhat mature technologies (Technology Readiness Level >3 : Concept / function already proven through analytical and experimental means).
Technology Focus List:
In terms of looking at technologies from Canada, areas of interest include:
Advanced Visual Displays, Broadband Antennas, Cognitive Radios, Compact Multi-spectral Imaging & Surveillance Systems, Data Fusion, Decision Aids, Directional Antennas, High Assurance Software, Information Management, Intelligent Agents, Imaging Sensors, Low Cost Super AHRS, Low Cost Displays, MEMS, Nanotechnology, Optical Avionics, TAWS/Synthetic Vision, Terahertz Imaging, Voice Recognition and Voice Synthesis.
Qualification of Interests and Next Steps:
CATA has been contracted by International Trade Canada and the Consulate General of Canada in Minneapolis to share this technology partnering opportunity with appropriate contacts in Canada, including CATA members.