Workshop : Research Security & the STRAC Policy

Friday, March 8, 2024 - 09:00 to 11:30

Title: Workshop on Research Security and the STRAC Policy

Target Audience: Researchers, Research Administrative staff, HQPs participating in research, Research Support staff, Research Lab staff in the Faculty of Engineering.

Location: CEI, Room 3000

Session Overview

This session is designed to provide an in-depth understanding of the Policy on Sensitive Technology Research Areas and Affiliations of Concern (STRAC Policy) and its implications for your research. As we navigate through the complexities of conducting sensitive research, it is imperative to align our practices with national security guidelines while fostering an environment of open and collaborative innovation.


  • Understanding the STRAC Policy
  • Identifying potential risks in research partnerships
  • Implementing best practices for safeguarding research
  • Collaborating securely in an open research ecosystem


  • Tom Schnekenburger - Director of Research Partnerships, University of Windsor
  • Rahul Banerjee - Research Security Coordinator, University of Windsor

Contact Details

Rahul Banerjee | | +1 (519) 253-3000 ext. 3926

General Inquiries

Rahul Banerjee, Research Security Coordinator