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Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies for Ladies

On August 3rd and August 9th, BlockchainHub the initiative at BEST Lab hosted meetings for Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies for ladies. “Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies for Ladies” series at BlockchainHub has been created for the ladies who have heard about all the hype around Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies and interested in learning more about it in a [...]

Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies for Ladies2017-10-24T12:27:38+00:00

Lassonde and BEST host Vincent Tao – Chairman and Founder of Global Earth Investment Group

On August 1st, Lassonde school of engineering hosted Vincent Tao, the chairman and founder of global earth investment group, accompanied by York’s president, Rhonda Lenton. The Group was given a guided tour of the Bergeron Centre for Engineering Excellence led by Richard Hornsey, the dean [...]

Lassonde and BEST host Vincent Tao – Chairman and Founder of Global Earth Investment Group2017-08-28T18:30:00+00:00

BlockChainHub Meetup

On July 20th, over 300 inquisitive minds from the York and Toronto technology community came together  to find out about a technology that is going to have a profound impact on education, technology, and society [...]

BlockChainHub Meetup2017-08-21T16:44:10+00:00

BEST​ ​STEM​ ​Boot-Camp

On the last week of July, BESTLab hosted its first STEM Entrepreneurship Boot Camp, where some of Canada’s brightest young minds joined Lassonde incoming students to transform their science projects into viable businesses. This program was designed as a collaboration between Youth Science Canada, BESTLab at Lassonde School of Engineering and the Canadian Innovation [...]

BEST​ ​STEM​ ​Boot-Camp2017-08-21T15:53:42+00:00

BEST’s Bergeron Medal was awarded to Oskar Niburski

An annual distinction given to two of the top students in the BEST program will be awarded the Bergeron Medal for obtaining entrepreneurial achievements while at Lassonde. This year, BEST’s Bergeron Medal was awarded to Oskar Niburski. Oskar is a second-year Software Engineering student who brings to Lassonde a wide range of life experiences [...]

BEST’s Bergeron Medal was awarded to Oskar Niburski2017-08-28T17:55:06+00:00

Ernest C. Mercier Lecture in Entrepreneurial Science 2016 – Featuring Mr. Suneer Singh Tuli!

“Connecting the Forgotten Billions” Thursday, February 5, 2015 Robert E. McEwen Auditorium Schulich Business School, York University Presented by: Mr. Suneer Singh Tuli Founder and CEO of DataWind Ltd. Raised $30 million IPO in 2014.  DataWind’s Aakash2 tablet launched at the United Nations by Secretary General, Ban Ki Moon. Recognized by Forbes magazine [...]

Ernest C. Mercier Lecture in Entrepreneurial Science 2016 – Featuring Mr. Suneer Singh Tuli!2017-07-13T20:06:45+00:00