Action Plan for Innovation

Mississauga Urged to Embrace Innovation: Report MISSISSAUGA, ON – WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 31, 2011 – A 10-point “Action Plan for Innovation in Mississauga” submitted today to the City of Mississauga and the Altitude Accelerator in Mississauga is a milestone as the City takes steps to become a global centre for creativity and innovation. Pam Banks, executive… Continue reading Action Plan for Innovation

Benchmarking Tool Aims to Help Entrepreneurs Do Startups Better

 By Jasmeet Duggal Given that 90% of all startups are headed for failure, can we increase the success rate of startups and accelerate their path to commercialization? According to Blackbox – an incubator based in Silicon Valley – it can be done by cracking the code of innovation and dissecting it down to a science;… Continue reading Benchmarking Tool Aims to Help Entrepreneurs Do Startups Better

The ecoENERGY Innovation Initiative

The Next Phase of Canada’s Economic Action Plan is marked by the newly launched ecoENERGY Innovation Initiative (ecoEII) – a new program that received $97 million in funding from the Government of Canada. ecoEII is intended to support energy technology innovation in five key areas: energy efficiency, clean electricity and renewables, bioenergy, electrification of transportation,… Continue reading The ecoENERGY Innovation Initiative