MaRS announces launch of first dedicated, early-stage cleantech venture fund

TORONTO, March 26, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — MaRS is pleased to announce the launch of Canada’s first dedicated early-stage cleantech venture fund. The MaRS Cleantech Fund LP ushers in a new model in early-stage technology investing by leveraging the strength of a non-exclusive, but strategic relationship between MaRS Discovery District and the private sector.… Continue reading MaRS announces launch of first dedicated, early-stage cleantech venture fund

Go or No Go: Making the critical idea decision

By: Saadia Muzaffar Taking a great idea through an objective evaluation is a critical step in the innovation process. It could be an idea for a new product, or for a company like Xerox, ideas for new materials. For Sheridan engineering students recently, it was a Formula One racing car. Once your idea is technically… Continue reading Go or No Go: Making the critical idea decision