his the recipientof Ottawa Center for Research and Innovation's (OCRI) Entrepreneur of the Year Award (2010) for his startup venture “VSM Technologies” in Canada. His selection has been made from an overwhelming number of nominations for this year’s award. VSM Technologies intends to launch a smart wearable wireless vital signs monitoring device. The business concept has already won numerous accolades including the First Prize in Enterprize National Business Plan Competition at UBC, Vancouver, Canada (2009).
Dr. Atif has previously been awarded “OCRI Researcher of the year award (2008)” .
OCRI Awards Link: http://ocriblogs.com/2010/04/ocri-awards-honour-business-excellence/
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