Founders – How To Build The Right Team

Ontario has been mandated to go Carbon Neutral based on 1990 levels by 2040. The primary sources of emissions are homes and buildings (57%) mainly from heating and water by natural gas, transportation (36%), and waste (7%) landfills. We welcomed James Sbrolla, Startup Advisor, President & CEO of Cleantech Capital, and Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Altitude Accelerator to… Continue reading Founders – How To Build The Right Team

What Does Ontario Need To Do To Be Carbon Net Neutral by 2040?

Ontario has been mandated to go Carbon Neutral based on 1990 levels by 2040. The primary sources of emissions are homes and buildings (57%) mainly from heating and water by natural gas, transportation (36%), and waste (7%) landfills. We welcomed James Sbrolla, Startup Advisor, President & CEO of Cleantech Capital, and Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Altitude Accelerator to discuss… Continue reading What Does Ontario Need To Do To Be Carbon Net Neutral by 2040?

Founders: Fail Fast and Pivot

We are all familiar with the phrase “Fail Fast”.  The “fail fast” philosophy values extensive testing and incremental development to determine whether the idea has value.  The important goal of the philosophy is to cut losses when testing reveals something is not working and quickly try something else known as pivoting.  The goal is not… Continue reading Founders: Fail Fast and Pivot

How Brampton is investing in its future

Cross Border Angels and Experts is a global network that connects startups to investors, advisors and potential customers. CBA Catalysts is a new program that helps cities around the world start building an angel investor ecosystem. The program aspires to create a highly intellectual & resourceful group of community influencers CBA calls Catalysts.   Most recently,… Continue reading How Brampton is investing in its future

Canada’s next big region for innovation is…

  If you’re interested in technology in Canada, it’s hard to ignore the bright lights at either end of the Toronto-Waterloo Corridor. But at the epicenter of that corridor, Mississauga and the Peel Region is quietly establishing itself as an innovation hub for Advanced Manufacturing/Materials, the Internet of Things and Clean Technologies. At Bump Into… Continue reading Canada’s next big region for innovation is…

Life Sciences Ontario October Networking Night

Please join the LSO members and other industry individuals for October’s Networking Night at Marche Restaurant. It will be a casual opportunity to meet and network with people from all across the Life Sciences industry. LSO is the voice of Ontario’s vibrant and diverse life sciences sector through advocacy, education and promotion of commercial success.… Continue reading Life Sciences Ontario October Networking Night

Life Sciences Ontario September Networking Night

Please join the LSO Board members for September’s Networking Night at Marche Restaurant. It will be a casual opportunity to meet and network with people from all across the Life Sciences industry. LSO is the voice of Ontario’s vibrant and diverse life sciences sector through advocacy, education and promotion of commercial success. Please drop by… Continue reading Life Sciences Ontario September Networking Night

Altitude Accelerator Incubator Client Unveils Ground-Breaking Laboratory Digestion Technology at PDAC Conference

ColdBlock Technologies unveils ground-breaking laboratory digestion technology at Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) Conference Multi-Year Collaboration Brings Much Needed Innovation to Mining Industry TORONTO, March 2, 2015 – Addressing the need for more innovation in the mining industry, Canadian start-up, ColdBlockTM Technologies Inc. (ColdBlock) with research partner, Brock University, unveiled its pioneering ColdBlock… Continue reading Altitude Accelerator Incubator Client Unveils Ground-Breaking Laboratory Digestion Technology at PDAC Conference

Sustainable Development Technology Canada Incubator Workshop

SDTC Incubator Workshop Date: September 16th, 2013 Time: 8:30-11:30am Venue: Ryerson University – Alumni Lounge – Mattamy Athletic Center Address: 50 Carlton St, Toronto, ON M5B 2A1 Note: Registration opens at 8:00am The SDTC Incubator Workshops target new entrepreneurs with early-stage clean technologies who plan on applying to SDTC for funding and provides those entrepreneurs and prospective applicants… Continue reading Sustainable Development Technology Canada Incubator Workshop

Helping More People Start and Grow Businesses

Ontario Government Boosting Support for Entrepreneurs, Creating Jobs May 15, 2013 3:10 p.m.     |     Ministry of Research and Innovation Ontario is making it easier for people to start and grow successful businesses by streamlining and improving its business support services. The new Ontario Network of Entrepreneurs  is a one-stop shop for anyone involved in… Continue reading Helping More People Start and Grow Businesses