SmartStart Seed Fund Awards $30,000 to Green Label Toxin Cleaner: H2Sorber

By Jade Garrido, Altitude Accelerator Marketing/Communications Intern You graduate from university. You search for a job. And you search. And you search. And you search. But you need more experience. More ideas. More of an “edge.” What makes you different? Better? Superior? So, you tweak your resume and you apply and apply and apply until… Continue reading SmartStart Seed Fund Awards $30,000 to Green Label Toxin Cleaner: H2Sorber

Intellectual Property Landscape with Bereskin & Parr

Bereskin & Parr hosts an Intellectual Property Landscape Breakfast on September 30! Key Highlights: What to consider in obtaining strong patent, design and trademark protection How to maximize your chances of obtaining patent protection What to know about the “big three” Canadian IP statutes updates: Patent Act – implementing the Patent Law Treaty Trademarks Act… Continue reading Intellectual Property Landscape with Bereskin & Parr

Cyclica Inc. Filling the Gap in Pharmaceutical R&D

By Noor Abdel-Raziq, Altitude Accelerator Communications Intern “40% of what I’ve done was a mistake. I now call it R&D.” Although this quote by Jamie Oliver was not referencing the pharmaceutical industry in which billions of dollars are invested, it remains relevant. As billions of dollars are invested in pharmaceutical R&D and millions wasted during… Continue reading Cyclica Inc. Filling the Gap in Pharmaceutical R&D

Virtual Reality In Healthcare: Where’s The Innovation?

By Alex Senson, Altitude Accelerator Senior Business Strategist and Crunch Network Contributor Virtual reality is no longer just about video gaming; it holds promise as nothing short of revolutionary for just about every other industry, as well. Since 2012, there has been an incredible explosion of interest and hype around mass market virtual reality (VR) thanks to head mounted display (HMD) products in… Continue reading Virtual Reality In Healthcare: Where’s The Innovation?