UWaterloo signs MOU with research partners in France


The University of Waterloo has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the National Institute for Research in Digital Science and Technology (INRIA) in France. The MOU builds upon UWaterloo’s ongoing strategic partnerships with research institutions in France and outlines a framework for further cooperation and collaboration. The two partners have previously researched issues pertaining to information and communications technologies, cybersecurity, robotics, and more. UWaterloo credits the foundations of the collaboration to Raouf Boutaba, Director of the Cheriton School of Computer Science, who first recognized the benefits of facilitating research partnerships between UWaterloo and French institutions.