M. Cynthia Goh is Professor of Chemistry, cross-appointed to Materials Science and Engineering, the Institute of Medical Science and the Munk School of Global Affairs. She is interested in the interactions of large molecules, which has impact on nanotechnology, biomaterials and biodiagnostics. Other passions are: the translation of scientific discovery to technology/products that benefit society; the training of scientist-entrepreneurs; and the development of technology for low resource settings. She co-founded 7 tech-based companies with her students. She originated a training program for entrepreneurs, Entrepreneurship101, which has thousands registered annually, and Techno, an intensive training program for scientists, which has led to the creation of over 100 start-ups based on university research.