Unitron's research and development activities have resulted in high-tech hearing aids that can be used with Bluetooth devices and mp3 players. It was sold to Swiss-based Phonak Group in 2001.
Parents’ Information Bureau
An organization that provided birth control and birth control information to Canadian men and women.
The Waterloo Pump
University of Waterloo professors Alan Plumtree and Alfred Rudin developed a solution simple and versatile to help deliver clean water to villages in developing countries.
1960s - An era of Optimism
This optimism and enthusiasm about the technology of the future is reflected in some of the ideas that came out of Waterloo Region at this time.