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Turning Over A New Artificial Leaf
Turning Over A New Artificial Leaf

Turning Over A New Artificial Leaf

ICICS and the Clean Energy Research Centre co-hosted a talk by Professor Yimin Wu of the University of Waterloo’s Institute for Nanotechnology on December 9. Professor Wu described novel techniques pioneered in his lab that combine X-ray and Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM) to understand  2-dimensional materials such as graphene at the atomic level, then modify […]

Rogers 5G Edge Codeathon
HATCH Accelerator 2019-20 Venture Cohort

HATCH Accelerator 2019-20 Venture Cohort

The newest cohort of ventures joined HATCH in 2019. Here the founders describe some of the problems they are trying to solve.

HATCH 2019-20 Venture Cohort
Rogers 5G Edge Codeathon

Rogers 5G Edge Codeathon

UBC and Rogers Communications have partnered to set up the first 5G smart campus in Canada. As part of this partnership, Rogers, working with UBC, Ericsson and MobiledgeX, hosted a 5G and Multi-access Edge Compute (MEC) codeathon in ICICS on October 25 and 26. UBC’s best and brightest Computer Science and Engineering students were invited […]

AI for Automatic Detection of Seizures
Detecting Epiletic Seizures using Artificial Intelligence

Detecting Epiletic Seizures using Artificial Intelligence

Investigators in the ICICS Biomedical Imaging and Artificial Intelligence (BMIAI) research cluster have developed a technique to account for the variability in EEG signals of people with epilepsy, for automatic detection of seizures that might not otherwise be apparent. The team, led by electrical and computer engineering professors Rabab Ward and Jane Wang, is based […]

HATCH Foundation Week

HATCH Foundation Week

New HATCH ventures participated in a week-long series of workshops from September 9-13 in ICICS, designed to help them grow their business. Seasoned veterans presented on a range of topics from team leadership, culture, and recruitment, to messaging and pitching. Ventures emerged at the end of the week weary but wiser.

HATCH Foundation Week