SMRTS Seminar Series- Reverse Innovation: A Case Study by Matt Ratto

Matt Ratto, Chief Scientist of Nia Technologies and an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Information at the University of Toronto. Dr. Ratto will explore some of the innovative aspects of this project. These aspects include a deep connection to clinicians/users, an iterative process of moving from research to product, and the incorporation of social values and commitments to social justice drawn from humanistic and social science perspectives on technology. Dr. Ratto will also detail how 3DPrintabilty has the potential to operate as a ‘reverse innovation’, with insights and technologies moving from developing world to developed world sites.

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Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 13:00 to 14:00
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