Signing ceremony in Mumbai
On February 20, 2018, IC-IMPACTS held a signing ceremony at the Taj Tower, Business Center, in Mumbai, India. Memoranda of Understanding and Statements of Cooperation were signed between IC-IMPACTS, its host institution UBC, and SenseIndia Ltd., Starmass Environment Technologies group, Infrastructure Leasing and Financial Services (IL&FS), the National Academy of Construction (NAC), Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), and T-Hub.
IC-IMPACTS and SenseIndia, part of the Starmass group, signed a Memorandum of Understanding on developing high-tech sensors to monitor the health of bridges and roads and to foster exchanges of scholarly information.
Signatories of other agreements consisted of IC-IMPACTS, SenseIndia Ltd., Starmass Environment Technologies, IL&FS, and the National Academy of Construction (Government of Telangana).
A Memorandum of Understanding was signed between IC-IMPACTS and Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) Co-innovation Network (COIN) to jointly fund mobility of Canadian graduate students to conduct research at Innovation Centers in India.