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MITACS Info Session- Supporting Collaborative Research & Student Training

Are you interested in having industrial work experience through paid internships? Have a research project idea and looking for funding? Want to spend a few months abroad working with other labs or companies? MITACS shapes your career by providing funding and a lot of opportunities. Come out and learn about MITACS from Andrea Globa, business development specialist at MITACS, on Wednesday July 4 (12:00 - 1:00 pm) in the Auditorium. A Q&A session is also included.

Dr. Andrea Globa is a Business Development Specialist with Mitacs. Mitacs is a national, not-for-profit organization working with 60 universities, thousands of companies, and both federal and provincial governments, to build partnerships that support industrial and social innovation in Canada. In her role at Mitacs, Andrea helps university researchers access Mitacs funding, and she connects eligible non-profits and local businesses with UBC researchers for applied research projects.

Update: Presentation slides are now available here. Video of the presentation is available here.

Later Event: July 21