OCE’s TalentEdge Internship Program

Program Overview Ontario’s TalentEdge Internship Program (TIP) provides support for current college and university students (specifically current graduate students and final year undergraduate students), and recent Masters graduates, to work on industry-driven research and development projects. The TalentEdge Internship Program is open to students and recent graduates from across all disciplines, and all areas of… Continue reading OCE’s TalentEdge Internship Program

Building an inclusive and innovative Canada

June 14, 2016 – Ottawa – Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada Canada is at its most prosperous when all Canadians have a fair chance at success. That is why Canada must focus on innovation to deliver real change for the middle class and those working hard to join it. The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister… Continue reading Building an inclusive and innovative Canada

CNE Emerging Innovators Pitch Competition

In 2016, the CNE will bring forward the latest innovative ideas created by young people across Ontario. The CNE will offer an opportunity for young people to “pitch” their new, innovative projects to the general public, government officials and venture capitalists. This pitch will be made two ways: a direct 3-minute appeal to the audience;… Continue reading CNE Emerging Innovators Pitch Competition

World Water-Tech North America Summit 2016!

Join your peers to discuss, plan, and celebrate the future of Ontario as a global water leader on October 18, 2016. Water Innovation in Action 2.0 brings together the province’s water sector players, including industry, government, municipalities, and academia, to discuss progress, plans, and goals for our thriving sector. What have we achieved since Ontario… Continue reading World Water-Tech North America Summit 2016!

Going Global: China for Cleantech Startups

China represents one of the world’s largest and fastest growing markets for cleantech. The nation faces a multitude of environmental challenges and has implemented rigorous, finance-backed initiatives to remediate them quickly. Last year in the energy sector alone, China invested in excess of US$110 billion in renewable energy. Considering the nation’s manufacturing prowess, abundance of… Continue reading Going Global: China for Cleantech Startups

Job Opportunity with ClinicSense

Ontario-based company ClinicSense is now hiring! ClinicSense is changing the way small wellness clinics manage their business. The company’s software platform automates the administrative work of the clinic (scheduling, client intake, invoicing, filing, marketing, sales, etc.) so that practitioners have more time available to treat clients and to reduce the stress of managing their business.… Continue reading Job Opportunity with ClinicSense

ColdBlock Technologies Transforms the Sample Preparation Technology of the Traditionally Conservative Mining Industry to the Next Level

By Samantha McKay, Communications Intern ColdBlock Technologies, housed within BioLinc at Brock University in St. Catharines, is making waves in Canada’s traditionally conservative mining industry with its truly innovative sample preparation technology. ColdBlock Digestion is capable of dissolving rock samples for elemental analysis in minutes and at the touch of a button. Since graduating from… Continue reading ColdBlock Technologies Transforms the Sample Preparation Technology of the Traditionally Conservative Mining Industry to the Next Level

QoC Health Receives $700,000 From Epic Capital Management and Bayshore Healthcare

By Anne Servidad, Altitude Accelerator Communications Intern Smartphones allow us to take control of every aspect of our lives at the touch of a fingertip. It’s not just a way to communicate with one another but it also gives us the power to make important decisions no matter where we are. Our cellphones help keep… Continue reading QoC Health Receives $700,000 From Epic Capital Management and Bayshore Healthcare

Altitude Accelerator Announces New Partnership with Freeman Audio Visual Canada

Mississauga, Ontario – (June 16, 2016): Research Innovation Commercialization Centre (RIC) is pleased to announce a new partnership with Freeman Audio Visual Canada. This newly formed bond between the Altitude Accelerator and Freeman Audio Visual will strengthen relationships between start-ups and other business enterprise members in the community, seamlessly integrating the latest technology into society.… Continue reading Altitude Accelerator Announces New Partnership with Freeman Audio Visual Canada

Job Opportunity with ParticipAid

Altitude Accelerator client ParticipAid is a seed-stage Toronto-based startup with affiliations with local hospitals, universities and research institutes. Their passion is simple: making it easy for the world to have a direct impact on the research progress. They are launching a new public-facing mobile app and website to help clinical research scientists recruit participants from… Continue reading Job Opportunity with ParticipAid