New UBC Partnership with Qualcomm Celebrated
ICICS and the UILO have recently negotiated a novel blanket research agreement between UBC and global wireless device semiconductor company Qualcomm, Inc.
ICICS/TELUS People & Planet Friendly Home Initiative
Read how this consortium promotes sustainability while maintaining and improving quality of life.
ICICS and the Peter Wall Institute are co-hosting a free symposium in downtown Vancouver from April 24-25, with a focus on sustainability technologies that improve our quality of life while protecting the environment.
Please see the symposium website for more information and free registration.
On Friday, March 14, 2014, ICICS co-hosted a full-day workshop entitled Connecting Everything under the Cloud, featuring sessions on Mobile Cloud Computing; Smart Grids; and Wireless Communications. For details, please see workshop website.
In 2012, ICICS led a successful application for a $10M Canada Excellence Research Chair (CERC) in Digital Media Research and Innovation. An associated Centre for Innovation in Digital Media will be housed in ICICS.
ICICS Academic Collaborations
ICICS has recently signed Memoranda of Understanding with Arizona State University and the University of Toronto to foster external collaborations for ICICS members.
The Institute for Computing, Information and Cognitive Systems (ICICS) is a multidisciplinary research institute that promotes collaborative research in advanced technologies systems.
Over 160 faculty members from across UBC collaborate within ICICS and with industry.