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Robert Rohling, a professor with a joint appointment in electrical and computer and mechanical engineering, has accepted a five-year term as director of the Institute for Computing, Information and Cognitive Systems (ICICS) effective January 1, 2017. Rohling is internationally recognized for his research in the field of biomedical engineering, with specialization in medical ultrasound. He […]
Technologies HATCH out of New Innovation Space for UBC Ventures UBC has opened a new space for technology startups to build and test their inventions, grow their businesses, and transform ideas into commercial products. The new incubator space, named HATCH, is home to 11 ventures that are getting ready to launch their products on the […]
DIRECTOR The University of British Columbia, Vancouver seeks outstanding internal UBC candidates for the position of Director of the Institute for Computing, Information and Cognitive Systems (ICICS). ICICS is a world-class, multi-disciplinary research institute that is unique for its breadth of expertise and promotion of collaborative research in advanced technologies systems in Canada. It was […]
Members of the ICICS community are eligible for a wide range of technology entrepreneurship programs that UBC offers on behalf of its staff, students, faculty, and recent alumni. Since the University is committed to supporting the entrepreneurial ambitions of its community, these programs are offered at no charge. The only cost to participants is time and commitment. […]
On Friday April 1, 2016, ICICS co-hosted, along with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) and the Vancouver section of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), a full-day workshop on “Smart Connectivity”. The workshop launched with a keynote address on “5G Network Architecture and Technology Innovations” by Shilpa Talwar, Director of […]