2015 Summer Institute

Optical Sensing Technologies

June 14, 2015 - June 19, 2015

Toronto, Canada

The IC-IMPACTS Summer Institute is an annual program that equips Canadian and Indian graduate students with skills in research, innovation, commercialization, and leadership.  The program helps strengthen the research and innovation relationship between Canada and India, and helps create long term, meaningful connections between students, researchers, and industry around the world.

The 2015 Summer Institute will be a week long program held in Toronto, Canada and will focus on Optical Sensing Technologies in the areas of infrastructure, water, and health.


Space is limited as only 50 graduate level students will be selected to attend this program.  Students accepted to attend will have their flights and accommodation covered, and will receive a certificate of completion.

The Summer Institute Provides Students the Opportunity to


Learn and observe cutting edge research in optical sensing technologies and commercialization techniques from leading research groups and companies


Connect and interact with like-minded students, innovative researchers, and industry leaders to grow your personal network


Collaborate and work with students across Canada and India to create innovative ideas and solutions to real-world challenges