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
Major ‘smart sustainable lighting’ conference to spark more collaborations Brianna Goldberg Monday, August 18, 2014 See the full...Learn More
The Connaught Summer Institute in Arctic Science is supported by the University of Toronto’s Connaught Fund and builds on the CREATE Summer School program. It is affiliated with three new NSERC-funded networks: Probing the Atmosphere of the High Arctic (PAHA),...Learn More
Ali Rizvi, co-founder of the Techno2013 start-up Flarian, was recently named a “Top 30 under 30 Future Leaders in Manufacturing” by the Society of Manufacturing Engineers. Ali is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering at the...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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