Funding for Innovative Prototypes

Summer Company 2023 applications are now open until April 23rd! Are you an Ontario student 15 to 29 years and have a business idea? The Summer Company program can help you launch and operate a business this summer. The program provides: • Business training and mentorship to help you get your business up and running.… Continue reading Funding for Innovative Prototypes

Thinking About Cybersecurity for Startups

Startups are incredibly vulnerable to cyber attacks in their first 18 months. However, most ventures today still have a false sense of security due to their smaller size. As a result, cybersecurity for startups often ends up at the bottom of a long entrepreneurial laundry list. Altitude Accelerator’s latest Expert Speaker Series, Cybersecurity for Startups,… Continue reading Thinking About Cybersecurity for Startups

Where Will IoT Be 5 Years Out? – Part 1

Horizons are shortening for organizations with the new rapid pace of digital change. Organizations must begin to imagine what an imminent world will look like and make investments for the future. Corporate innovation has become essential for survival. The non-linear growth path of digital adoption will give companies differentiated insights they haven’t had before – with… Continue reading Where Will IoT Be 5 Years Out? – Part 1

Cybersecurity in Manufacturing

The global cybersecurity industry is expected to reach US $200-billion by 2023. Between 2012 and 2016, Canada had the fourth most cybersecurity venture capital deals in the world. Make IT Secure 2019 Altitude Accelerator had the chance to join the one-day conference last week in Brampton, to hear from leaders in cybersecurity and advanced manufacturing… Continue reading Cybersecurity in Manufacturing

Tech Forecast: 2019 and Beyond

On Dec 6th 2018, the Altitude Accelerator hosted our annual Tech Forecast. The event brought together leading industry experts to discuss (and at times, debate) how the 2019’s top technology trends will influence businesses of all shapes and sizes. Futurist speakers included: Aseem Prakash, AI Business Strategist at the Center for Innovating the Future Jack… Continue reading Tech Forecast: 2019 and Beyond