AIO: Creating the First-in-the-World AI Matchmaking Platform for Gamers

AIO is creating the future of gaming with a social application connecting gamers through effortless and accurate matchmaking. It is a next-generation social network for gamers to connect. The platform is the ultimate hub for gamers to engage and play with anyone in the world. AIO uses advanced machine learning algorithms to analyze player data… Continue reading AIO: Creating the First-in-the-World AI Matchmaking Platform for Gamers

Is Our Healthcare System Broken? Can Tech Start-Ups Disrupt?

“Collapse does not happen suddenly it is a result of an erosion over time until a breaking point arrives.” Andre Picard on the state of our healthcare system – Globe & Mail We were pleased to be joined by Rishad Usmani, MD to discuss the state of the healthcare system in Canada. The lack of available nurses, long wait… Continue reading Is Our Healthcare System Broken? Can Tech Start-Ups Disrupt?

ConsidraCare: Offering Affordable and Quality Alternatives to Long-Term Care

ConsidraCare offers live-in senior home care and live-out care services that are affordable and dedicated to supporting the elderly. This technological platform was created in order to address the global problem and demand for senior care. “Almost 100% of seniors in Canada and abroad want to age in their homes, where they have built their… Continue reading ConsidraCare: Offering Affordable and Quality Alternatives to Long-Term Care

Three sectors poised for IoT disruption in 2018

From providing doctors with patient data in real time, tracking vehicle performance, and automating building systems, organisations are increasingly finding new applications for the Internet of Things (IoT) they never knew existed. These technologies are now transforming the way businesses operate and creating is entirely new systems and services, engaging customers and driving growth. Despite… Continue reading Three sectors poised for IoT disruption in 2018

Understanding the Internet of Me: When the Consumer becomes the Electronics

“The future is more advanced than we realize.” That’s a conclusion Matt Anderson, of Arrow Electronics, shared with a Wired magazine reporter in January 2018 for an article about IoMe, the “Internet of Me.”  “It’s the next evolution of the connected world,” Anderson concludes. In the near future, technologies “will integrate with our DNA. Imagine… Continue reading Understanding the Internet of Me: When the Consumer becomes the Electronics

Special Seminar: Careers in Health IT Entrepreneurship

The Life Sciences Career Development Society (LSCDS) is hosting a special seminar on “Careers in Health IT Entrepreneurship” for students interested in scientific data management and gaining an international perspective on the entrepreneurship journey. Details: Event: Careers in Health IT Entrepreneurship (in partnership with Ontoforce) Date: Wednesday, September 30, 2015, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.’ Location: Room 2172, Medical Sciences… Continue reading Special Seminar: Careers in Health IT Entrepreneurship

Rotman Life Sciences Link and Learn Sessions: IT in the Health Sector

HOST: Will Falk, Managing Partner & National Lead, Healthcare Services Group, PricewaterhouseCoopers SESSION SPONSOR: Centre for Health Sector Strategy @ Rotman In the first session, the present state of healthcare data management in Ontario will be discussed by looking at the current state, the challenges, and the route ahead. Event Details Date: Wednesday September 30, 2015 |… Continue reading Rotman Life Sciences Link and Learn Sessions: IT in the Health Sector

GreenSky Accelerator Fund makes first investment in Cyclica Inc.

Toronto, ON — August 11, 2015 The newly launched GreenSky Accelerator Fund I, LP (“the Fund”) is excited to announce that it has closed an investment with Toronto, Ontario based Cyclica Inc.The investment in Cyclica Inc. is the Fund’s first investment. Using Ligand Express™, its proprietary computational analysis technology, Cyclica develops better and safer pharmaceutical… Continue reading GreenSky Accelerator Fund makes first investment in Cyclica Inc.

How Health Care Organizations are Using Technology to Enhance Patient Care

Ontario Hospital Association presents: In Ontario there are countless local success stories and numerous initiatives that utilize technology to enhance patient care. Many of these outstanding local achievements don’t appear in the news. This conference provides an opportunity to draw attention to local success stories, so others can take notice. It will highlight how health… Continue reading How Health Care Organizations are Using Technology to Enhance Patient Care

Richpoint Pharma Develops A Breakthrough Technology To Treat Nail Fungal Infection

By: Shamini Sellvaratnam Do you suffer from nail fungal infection? It is estimated that about 10% of the North American population suffer from this infection.   Toe nail “Onychomycosis “ is a common fungal infection. Chances in getting affected are higher for people over 60, for diabetics and for patients who have lower immunity. Patients affected with nail… Continue reading Richpoint Pharma Develops A Breakthrough Technology To Treat Nail Fungal Infection