A UBC Sauder start-up has received a $10,000 prize for presenting the “most outstanding intangible product” at Virginia Tech’s eighth-annual KnowledgeWorks Global Student Entrepreneurship Challenge.
Curos Labs – a chronic pain management start-up founded in a joint UBC Sauder and Applied Sciences course – has won first place at the second annual Life Sciences Start-up Competition.
The BC SPCA worked with Master of Management student Mandeep Nahal to help operationalize a plan to ensure the humane treatment of millions of wild animals.
Awake Labs, a social-impact start-up formed in a joint Sauder-UBC Applied Science course, has won the Fall 2015 First Look Forum grand prize of $10,000 for its product Reveal, a wearable device that measures the anxiety of children with autism.
Pamela Lim, assistant dean and director of undergraduate program, has won the 2015 UBC President’s Staff Award for Leadership.