News and Events

March 14, 2017

New grads and co-ops drive talent development in B.C.’s tech sector

Premier Christy Clark announced a significant increase in the number of tech-related grads throughout the province to drive tech talent development and support continued growth in British Columbia’s thriving technology sector.
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February 14, 2017

Former PPC Director awarded NSERC Synergy Award for Innovation

Guy Dumont and Lionsgate Technologies partnered to develop the Kenek O2, a small, easy-to-use diagnostic tool that connects to the audio port on your mobile.
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January 27, 2017

Sustainable Science Seminar Series

Seminar with Prof. Xiaotao Bi "Green engineering and life cycle thinking"
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January 26, 2017

Attracting the Next Generation

An article from Pulp and Paper Canada on "The importance of connecting with future pulp and paper workers".
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January 12, 2017

CHBE Research Day 2017

January 26-27, 2017 marks the annual CHBE Research Day, a graduate student-driven initiative to strengthen relations with industry at the graduate level and to facilitate collaborations.
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November 16, 2016

We can see the future for the trees

Despite its reputation, forestry is not only sustainable, it's flexible... and it's set to bring us countless innovations in the coming decades.
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September 29, 2016

UBC Researchers plumb the secret of tissue paper

Canada’s tissue manufacturers are now much closer to producing the perfect paper, thanks to new UBC research.
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Advancing Applied Science Research

The FBP Institute is maximizing BC’s natural resource advantage to lead the bio-revolution: extracting high-value products from bio-mass to create alternative and sustainable materials, energy and chemicals.
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August 18, 2016

30th Anniversary seminar video’s now available

PPC's 30th Anniversary Open House - keynote speeches now available for viewing.
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August 16, 2016

2 Seminars with Profs Blanco and Negro

Join us on August 23rd to hear 2 exciting presentations from Visiting Professors Angeles Blanco and Carlos Negro, Professors, Chemical Engineering, University Complutense, Madrid
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