Mitchell Hall, Room 395 69 Union Street West Queen's University Kingston, ON K7L 3N6
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The Ingenuity Labs Research Institute is a collaborative research initiative at Queen’s University focused on creating intelligent systems and robotic machines that enhance human productivity, safety, performance, and quality of life.

Facilitated by a generous donation from Mr. Bruce Mitchell, Ingenuity Labs brings together researchers from across our campus in order to foster innovative research, education, collaborations and partnerships with industry, communities, and the world around three main themes:

  • Smart Environments and Infrastructure
  • Human Sensing and Assistive Devices
  • Intelligent Mobile Systems

Our major objectives are to :

  • Promote and foster interdisciplinary collaboration
  • Establish strong industry partnerships and linkages
  • Attract and train exceptional researchers
  • Build unique world-class facilities
  • Locally incubate new technologies

Members of Ingenuity Labs have their home units in the following departments: