SHAD with UBC Program Director Daan Maijer

Each summer, the SHAD program brings accomplished teens together to promote innovation
By Rafferty Baker, CBC News Posted: Jul 10, 2016 6:00 AM PT| Last Updated: Jul 10, 2016 2:16 PM PT

Can high school students help improve Canada’s food security? That’s the challenge for a few hundred teens taking part in this year’s SHAD program.

“This year’s theme is to develop a product or service to ensure Canada’s food security going forward,” said SHAD UBC program director and engineering professor Daan Maijer