Core Team

Dr. Angelica Lim

Assistant Professor of Professional Practice, School of Computing Science

Director, Invent the Future

Alexandra Kasper, M.Sc.

Graduate Student, Educational Technology and Learning Design

Program Coordinator, Invent the Future


Dr. Greg Mori

Professor and Director, School of Computing Science

Program visionary, Invent the future

Daniela Abasi

Manager of Outreach Programs, Faculty of Applied Sciences

Program Visionary, Invent the future

Project Mentors

Alice Yue

PhD candidate in Bioinformatics

Alice’s research focuses on flow cytometry data analytics. She sorts cells into their respective cell types and uses this data to infer useful biological information. Alice loves anime and going for long walks by busy streets.

Bita Azari

Graduate Student

Originally from Iran, Bita studies computer science with a main focus in Human-Robot Interaction (HRI).


Maryam Hayati

PhD Candidate with research interests in Computational Biology and Bioinformatics

Maryam investigates the idea of using phylogenetic properties to predict influenza strains that would persist into the future. Her hobbies include painting, reading novels and watching movies.


Megha Nawhal

PhD Candidate with research interests in computer vision, machine learning and human-computer interaction

Previously, Megha was a researcher with the Cognitive Industry Solutions team at IBM Research, Bangalore. Apart from work, she loves to travel and write poems in Hindi and Urdu.


Nadia Ghobadipasha

Master's Student in Computing Science

Nadia works in the Natural Language Processing lab. She enjoys solving the Rubik's cube!


Srishti Yadav

Master's Student in Engineering Science

Srishti works on implementing a robotics vision system to aid the elderly people in their day-to-day activities. She is also an Origami master!


Program Mentors

Sachini Herath

Master's Student with research interests in Computer Vision

Sachini’s current research focuses on a data driven approach for inertial navigation. During her free time, she loves to bake, read and spend time among trees.


Communication Lead

Kitty Cheung

Undergraduate Student in World Literature

Kitty enjoys skateboarding, writing poetry and serenading her mother with her ukulele.