entrepreneurship

Customized and Community-Driven Clean Water Solutions

For as long as they could remember, many members of the Lytton First Nation in British Columbia had been wary of tap water. Even as children, they had known that if they drank it, they might get sick. So in the summer of 2016, it was with cautious optimism that the residents of five homes in two Lytton reserves watched as a new water treatment system was installed in their basements. Could this refrigerator-sized device, developed by researchers at UBC really give them the clean tap water they had needed for years?

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Vancouver company developing tech for self-driving buses in Europe

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Vancouver ride-for-hire startup scores part in EU driverless transportation experiment

This story also appeared in The Province.

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UBC student hopes to grow support for her ‘green roof’ bus shelter

The story first appeared in Vancouver Courier.

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UBC student hopes to grow support for her ‘green roof’ bus shelter

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UBC students want to build and study ‘tree canopy’ bus shelters

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Innovative floor-cleaning robots now scrubbing the halls of UBC

Oct 26, 2018    |   For more information, contact Erik Rolfsen

A partnership between the University of British Columbia and an innovative robotics company led by three UBC graduates is bringing seven artificially intelligent floor-cleaning robots to UBC’s Vancouver campus.

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ICICS Hosts “The Future of Digital Innovation”

On September 17 and 18, the Institute for Computing, Information and Cognitive Systems (ICICS) hosted a networking event for research alumni from Friedrich-Alexander-Universität (FAU) Erlangen-Nürnberg who now work in the USA or Canada.

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This Saint Lucian Woman Is Combining Agriculture, Technology & Gender Equality

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Vancouver problems yield success for robo-garden entrepreneur speaking at BC Tech Summit

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