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Impact Centre summer programs underway

The Impact Centre runs a number of summer programs to give undergraduate students hands-on experience working in research labs and startups. This year we have 38 students participating in our Internship in New Ventures(IMC390), Engineering Research Program(ERP)... read more

Youth Skills Connection Program for energy efficient lighting

The lighting industry is undergoing a major technological change as energy efficient LED becomes more popular. While the industry evolves the skills needed by innovative companies change. The Impact Centre, in partnership with the lighting industry and the Government... read more

Impact Centre companies present at HealthKick

On May 7, three Impact Centre companies participated in HealthKick 2015, a showcase of healthcare ventures across Canada organized by MaRS., Oxalys Pharmaceuticals and Atomwise were among the 39 companies selected to participate in a venture showcase and... read more

Industry Day: Light-Based Technologies for Cleantech

UNESCO (the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) has declared 2015 the International Year of Light (IYL). To celebrate the importance of light-based technologies to our quality of life and economy the Impact Centre hosted the first of... read more

Impact Centre companies at Discovery 2015

A number of Impact Centre companies and other University of Toronto entrepreneurs showcased their products and services at the annual Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) Discovery Conference on April 27 and 28. “Discovery always provides an opportunity to see... read more

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International Year of Light and Light-Based Technologies 2015


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Light-Based Technologies for Healthcare

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