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
Ben Park and Daniel No, students in the Impact Centre’s IMC200 Innovation & Entrepreneurship course, have recently launched PeerPrinter to provide free printing services to students. The service is supported through paid advertising by local merchants that is...Learn More
The Impact Centre’s Synthetic Biology Cluster is hosting its first annual Summer Institute on Synthetic Biology June 2-6, 2014. This workshop is sponsored by U of T’s Connaught Fund, which is the largest internal research funding program in Canada, with $4 million...Learn More
PathCore Inc., a company founded during Techno 2012 by Dan Hosseinzadeh, Chief Technology Officer, in collaboration with Dr. Anne Martel, provides universal software solutions for wholeslide digital pathology images. The company grew out of a need for a common...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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