Shahab Shahnazari

Innovation Challenges, MaRS


US & Canada


Regional Team

Shahab Shahnazari leads MaRS‘ Innovation Challenges practice which works with governments, agencies, foundations and private sector organizations to engage the global community in the identification and testing of novel concepts, methodologies and products that can address organizational innovation gaps and needs. He holds a B.Sc. in Biochemistry from McMaster University and a Ph.D. in Molecular Genetics from the University of Toronto.

The MIT Inclusive Innovation Challenge to become Economic Prosperity Challenge in 2020