Connecting students, researchers, and industry to collaborate on projects that address technical and globally relevant challenges and fostering clusters in areas as diverse as solid-state lighting, synthetic biology, nanomaterials, and high-tech devices.Learn More
Running an intensive entrepreneurship training program (Techno) to create technology start-ups, providing courses and internships for undergraduates, and maintaining industry-relevance through ongoing applied research contracts with companies.Learn More
Meshing the expertise of our faculty members who pursue leading-edge research in the natural sciences, with world-leadership in technology development in target areas.
Prof. Cynthia Goh, Director
After taking part in frosh week activities on a half dozen university campuses in Ontario, iamsick.ca is helping a new cohort of undergraduate students find nearby healthcare services. iamsick.ca (a Techno2013 participant) was founded by Ryan Doherty and Sherry-Lynn...Learn More
The Impact Centre is launching a new series of career seminars for science students. The first workshop, which will take place October 23 (4-7 pm), is centered on technical/scientific sales. It will be led by a Ph.D. biophysicist with extensive experience in sales of...Learn More
Sound Options Tinnitus Treatments, a Techno2012 participant, was recently selected as one of the winners of the Lion’s Lair competition in Hamilton. The company uses leading-edge neuroscience research to create customized sound therapy for patients who suffer from...Learn More
The Impact Centre is a cross-disciplinary R&D institute dedicated to creating value to society based on university research excellence in the natural sciences. We operate at the nexus of chemistry, physics, biology, engineering, materials science, nanotechnology and photonics, and are supported by world-leading faculty members, spanning various units at the University of Toronto.
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