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The BCIT Applied Research Liaison Office runs a series of lunch hour workshops for students annually in the months of January and February. In these sessions, students learned basic business planning skills to assist in supporting entrepreneurship and innovation.
Canadian leaders from the field of applied research and industry partners came together for two days for a series of events, talks and student presentations. Canadian TV and science icon Bob McDonald, from CBC’s “Quirks & Quarks,” was the keynote speaker at the gala event at Telus Science World.
The Dragon’s Den-style student competition will took place on the second day, showcasing the applied research projects of Polytechnic students. A panel of industry representatives selected the winning projects and presented awards at the Awards Lunch.
The 2013 Applied Research Conference was held June 11-12 in the Telus Theatre.
Presentations from the Conference can be viewed here.