Ritika RakshitPrograms Coordinator
Ritika administers the BCIC Tech Works programs: the BC Tech Co-op Grants Program and the BCIC Innovator Skills Initiative, through close collaboration with university co-op departments and program partners across BC. Prior to BCIC, Ritika was introduced to the BC’s tech industry as a community manager at Sosido Networks, a healthcare-based startup in Vancouver. She gained three years of project management and community engagement experience at UBC working with the Alma Mater Society, Alumni Relations and Student Housing & Hospitality Services. Ritika highlighted innovative student initiatives at the 2014 Student Leadership Conference and co-directed the Passion Project.
Ritika (@ritikaaaaar) identifies as a third-culture kid, is passionate about ideas that transform systems and believes the sum is greater than its parts. She is an IB diploma graduate and holds a Bachelor of Science in the Biological Sciences from the University of British Columbia.