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 interships 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
With the warmer weather comes an end to the undergraduate academic year. This means that the Impact Centre’s highly popular course, Holography for 3D Visualization, is wrapping up with a critique of the students’ final holograms. The course brings together students...Learn More
Spinesonics Medical – a spin-off from U of T’s Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering (IBBME) and a Techno2013 participant – recently celebrated its first-year anniversary. The company has made quick progress over the past year: 2 provisional...Learn More
On March 26, a number of individuals, organizations and companies participated in an event designed to connect Canadian and Indian companies to encourage international collaborations and partnerships. Hosted at the offices of Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP, the event...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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