Altitude Accelerator client Axios Enhances Biosecurity Capabilities

Axios Enhances Biosecurity Capabilities With Newly Automated Pallet Cleaning Line MISSISSAUGA, ON–(Marketwired – Oct 20, 2015) – Axios Mobile Assets (CSE: AXA) (OTCQB: AXBSF) (“Axios” or the “Company”) announced today that it has completed installation of an automated washing and sanitization line at its pallet cleaning facility in Ohio. The new line positions Axios to offer… Continue reading Altitude Accelerator client Axios Enhances Biosecurity Capabilities

CareerConnect – Wage Subsidy for Employers

Connecting Canadian Youth with High Demand ICT Jobs in High-Demand Fields Program If you are planning to hire an unemployed post-secondary graduate for a full-time ICT position (minimum three month term) then this program is for you! CareerConnect will subsidize half the eligible participant’s salary up to $16,000. ICTC is currently accepting applications for 2013-2014 CareerConnect Program – Connecting Canadian Youth… Continue reading CareerConnect – Wage Subsidy for Employers

Collaborative Spaces: Facilitating Research And Innovation In Healthcare

By: Shanza Anwaar The TechNext 2013 Conference ignited discussions, introductions, and a growing awareness of the need for innovation in healthcare.  In partnership with NSERC CRSNG, YourMississaugaBiz.com and Rogers TV, the Altitude Accelerator organized the event to bring together professionals from the healthcare and tech industries to discuss how to incorporate ICT in health, discover… Continue reading Collaborative Spaces: Facilitating Research And Innovation In Healthcare

4 Lessons Learned From Failed Tech Startups

By: Leah Jones The highly competitive and fast-paced technology industry is known for the typically short lifespan of its startups; some claim the majority of startups will not make it through the first six months, while other experts cite only an eight percent chance of success. Even technology mogul Bill Gates suffered the failure of… Continue reading 4 Lessons Learned From Failed Tech Startups

The Greater Toronto Marketing Alliance Fosters New Foreign Direct Investment in the GTA

GTMA targets Europe, South America and United States in promoting the GTA’s Economic Competitiveness The Greater Toronto Marketing Alliance (GTMA), the GTA’s lead investment promotion agency, has received renewed support from its partners to carry out its foreign direct investment activities in 2013. This will allow the GTMA to carry out its targeted investment attraction… Continue reading The Greater Toronto Marketing Alliance Fosters New Foreign Direct Investment in the GTA

4 Best Practice Tips for ICT Entrepreneurs

By: Leah Jones The fast-paced technology sector is highly competitive, but with the help of incubators like the Altitude Accelerator, this sector can prove lucrative to entrepreneurs eager to take on the challenge.   Profit Magazine (with ITAC and the CATA Alliance) released the results of a survey examining small to mid-sized Canadian businesses in… Continue reading 4 Best Practice Tips for ICT Entrepreneurs

Defensive Patent License: Is it the Answer for Innovators?

By: Shanza Anwaar For an inventor or technical innovator, more sleepless nights are spent over how to protect what could be your very own goldmine than any other issue. According to Politico, tech companies continue to “occupy top of the patent heap.” If giants like Apple and Samsung, Google and Microsoft, are engaged in long… Continue reading Defensive Patent License: Is it the Answer for Innovators?

Top Tech Trends for 2013

By: Shanza Anwaar With the world on the brink of a technology revolution, the Altitude Accelerator is helping ICT start-ups in the Peel Region put Canada on the map. Altitude Accelerator runs a Virtual Software Advisory Board where our clients pitch their business ideas, receive practical business advice, and connect with leaders in the IT community.… Continue reading Top Tech Trends for 2013

Startup Weekend Peel ReConnection and Silicon Peel unofficial launch

By: Rick Stomphorst November saw a Startup Weekend Peel ReConnection and Silicon Peel unofficial launch event take place at Sheridan College Hazel McCallion Campus Mississauga.  The event sparked conversation, introductions, and an ever growing awareness of the local tech community. With over 40 people in attendance, we listened to the successes, challenges, and new questions… Continue reading Startup Weekend Peel ReConnection and Silicon Peel unofficial launch

Press Release: Building the IT Community in Peel Region

Mississauga, ON – Aug 29, 2012 – The Altitude Accelerator is proud to introduce our ICT community building initiative. This initiative will help build community connections to assist entrepreneurs with beta customers, integrators and potential investors. To execute this project, RIC welcomes our new Entrepreneur-in-Residence, John Macdonald. John’s expertise lies in software development. His specific… Continue reading Press Release: Building the IT Community in Peel Region