Ontario and Israeli University Partnerships Grow During Premier’s Trade Mission

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne is currently leading a business delegation to Israel to promote the exchange of knowledge, seek opportunities for collaboration, and sign new business agreements.

The Premier is joined by delegates from across various industries, including the post-secondary sector. York UniversityMcMaster University, Brock University, Lakehead University, OCAD University, Ryerson University, University of Guelph, University of Toronto and University of Waterloo have all sent delegates to Israel on the mission.

CIJA is pleased to support the Premier’s mission to Israel, and the ever-growing relationship between Israeli and Canadian academic institutions.

While in Israel, two Ontario universities signed important Memoranda of Understanding (MOU) with Israeli schools:

Some of the groundwork for these agreements was laid as a result of previous CIJA delegations of University Presidents and Vice Presidents Research.