WIMTACH partners with Special Compass on an applied research project

A learning disability can be challenging for many students, but it doesn’t have to be a barrier to success. Shakira Rouse understood this well when she faced her own learning curve as a student at university. “Things didn’t go according to plan,” she said. “I would kind of look at the feedback, look at the […] Read more

Jan, 06, 2023



WIMTACH Student Profile: Arindam Chowdhury

When Arindam Chowdhury joined WIMTACH, he had simply hoped to gain the experience needed for future employment, but he was met with much more opportunities for growth and learning, beyond his expectations. A student in the Electronics Engineering Technology program at Centennial College, Arindam was eager to learn more practical skills. He was able to […] Read more

WIMTACH’s Workshop Series: The SolidWorks training session empowers young engineers to become SolidWorks experts

Engineering in the 21st century cannot be imagined without the assistance of 3D Computer-aided Design (CAD) modelling. Yet, just a few years ago, this technology was only a dream of a few talented engineers. In the early 1980s, new software emerged that assisted engineers to easily and quickly create 3D virtual models of objects they […] Read more

Dec, 19, 2022



WIMTACH and Alphacor successfully develop an innovative energy management application

Bofa Udisi studied Energy and Petroleum studies focusing on the oil and gas industry. Later when he came to Canada he studied Energy Management, a decision that introduced him to opportunities and long-lasting connections. In 2015, Udisi co-founded his energy consultation company, AlphaCor Sustainability Solutions Limited with some of his friends. Alphacor was created with […] Read more

WIMTACH Student Profile: Asylhan Ukenov

Asylhan Ukenov’s passion for programming started in an unexpected way. For several years he had been on a career path that was geared towards medicine, when he realized that becoming a medical professional was not what he wanted. So when a friend introduced programming to him and offered to teach him the basics, he explored […] Read more

WIMTACH’s Workshop Series: The Retail Analytics session assists participants in developing their python analysis skillset

The retail industry has emerged as the new dominant force in the world economy. In 2021, the retail industry generated over $674 billion in sales just in Canada (which will only increase in the coming years). However, as the retail industry expanded so quickly, it saturated the market, enabling only those technologically advanced to thrive. […] Read more

Dec, 07, 2022



WIMTACH’s Workshop Series: The Online Data Analysis using Python workshop provides industry professionals with tools to successfully program with Python

For many years, the concept of a “universal language” that can be spoken and understood worldwide was popular among sociology scientists. Interestingly enough, such a language already exists, and it’s called Python. Python is a programming language that is understood by over 4.3 million people worldwide. It is far from being the most popular language […] Read more

Nov, 16, 2022



WIMTACH Student Profile: Devansh Shah

Devansh Shah learned about WIMTACH in the early days of summer 2021 when he joined a WIMTACH Hackathon. He’d joined the competition with friends for a fun challenge, but through the process, learned about an opening for the role of Student Researcher for an upcoming collaboration that enabled students to develop their skills for real […] Read more

WIMTACH’s Workshop Series: The Online Data Analysis Using Python workshop helps industry professionals to learn Python easier

Python is one of the most popular programming languages used worldwide in multiple industries. Moreover, the popularity of Python allows for cross-platform usage making integration into new systems simpler. The open-source nature of Python allows for a low barrier of entry to the programming language. It enables flexibility and ease of change in the code […] Read more

Sep, 28, 2022



WIMTACH and Elementary Curriculum Digitizers Inc. have partnered to support English literacy for young readers

While reading can afford many people with an escapist experience and a channel to a new world, it can also be hard to learn. So, when Eileen White, CEO and founder of Elementary Curriculum Digitizers Inc. decided to create supports for developing literacy in English, she hoped to arm young students with tools to access […] Read more