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DeFi Lab

Purpose

The Aquanow DeFi Lab offers UBC students the opportunity to contribute to the expanding DeFi industry through meaningful collaborations with industry. We are combining the research capacity of UBC with the industry access of Aquanow to provide a platform for UBC students to contribute to the development of blockchain protocols and decentralized applications. Students will benefit from workshops, hackathons, and the opportunity to join start-up projects and companies being incubated in the Aquanow DeFi Lab

Partners

If you are interested in joining the DeFi lab, please contact us here.

Advisory Group

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Victoria Lemieux

UBC iSchool: School of Information

Andy Leung

Aquanow Co-Founder and CTO

Jan Bena

Finance

Academic Supervisors

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Chen Feng

School of Engineering

Ivan Beschastnikh

Computer Science

Karthik Pattabiraman

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Elina Robeva

Mathematics

Academic Collaborators

Chang Lu

Strategic Management & Organization

Participating Graduate Students

Derek Chen

Aquanow DeFi Lab Manager, Master of Science in Business Administration & Master of Data Science
 

Mahyar Daneshpajooh

Masters of Electrical and Computer Engineering
 

Mateusz Faltyn

Master of Applied Mathematics
 

Niusha Moshrefi

Masters of Electrical and Computer Engineering
 

Rui Xi

Masters of Electrical and Computer Engineering
 

Iris Wang

Finance
 

Participating Undergraduate Students