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UBC to name 13th president and vice chancellor

UBC to name 13th president and vice chancellor

UBC Board of Governors chair John Montalbano will announce the University’s new president and vice chancellor.

Brain science, social responsibility focus of Brain Matters! Vancouver conference

Event:             BrainMatters! Vancouver international conference Time/Date:    March 12-14, 2014 Location:        Morris J. Wosk Centre for Dialogue, 580 West Hastings Street, Vancouver Map:      International experts are meeting […]

UBC to announce outcome of Vancouver campus varsity sport review

Press conference on the UBC sport review

Official opening of the Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health

Event:             Opening of Canada’s largest integrated brain centre Time/Date:   Thursday, February 27, 10-11 a.m. Location:        Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health, 2215 Wesbrook Mall, UBC Vancouver campus (Map: Parking:   […]

UBC unveils initiative to become Canada’s leader in entrepreneurship

Official unveiling of new campus entrepreneurship initiative, profiling two of 100 new venture ideas, and new funding from the BC Innovation Council

Toward driverless cars: UBC students hold robot demonstration competition

Driverless robotic car competition by UBC engineering students

National open data and ‘appathon’ competition announcement

Event: Promotional announcement of Government of Canada’s CODE (Canadian Open Data Experience) appathon event by Minister Tony Clement, President of the Treasury Board of Canada Time/Date: Tuesday, January 21, 2 – 3 […]

UBC hosts free public lecture with BMO Financial Group co-chair

Canada’s Public Policy Forum presents a free public lecture by Kevin Lynch, Co-Chair of BMO Financial Group and former Clerk of the Privy Council.   What: Kevin Lynch: “The Global […]