Dan Dicaire win Technology Venture Challenge 2009

Congratulations to University of Ottawa engineering graduate student Dan Dicaire who’s pitch last night involving hybrid materials that can store solar energy won $10,000 as the winner of the Technology Venture Challenge 2009.

Earlier in the day Dan had placed third in province at OCE Discovery 09 in the OCE Discovery Student video Competition. Finally, Last month Dan had been awarded one of the Engineering Entrepreneurship and Innovation Awards

Also a big round of applause to Mark Pearson and Dr Hanan Anis for all of the efforts that went into another successful TVC competition for uOttawa students!!

Read more on Dan’s work >
Read more on TVC >

About Ottawa Technology Transfer Network
The Ottawa Technology Transfer Network (OTTN) is a collaboration among academic research institutions affiliated with the University of Ottawa and who's goal is to enhance the economic impact of research commercialization through the sharing of best practices, enhanced market knowledge, student engagement and proactive industrial interation. OTTN members include the University of Ottawa, the Ottawa Hospital Research Institutie (OHRI), the Childrens' Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) and the Unviversity of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI)

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