OBIO: New program to bridge funding gap for life sciences companies gets financial boost from Ontario

TORONTO (June 3, 2013) – An industry-led program in Ontario that works to improve access to capital for human health technology and bioscience companies has received a major financial boost from the province of Ontario. The Ontario Ministry of Research and Innovation is providing funding to support the Capital Access Advisory Program (CAAP), a new… Continue reading OBIO: New program to bridge funding gap for life sciences companies gets financial boost from Ontario

OCE Discovery Tradeshow 2013

  EVENT: OCE Discovery Tradeshow 2013 DATE: May 27/28, 2013 VENUE: Metro Toronto Convention Centre ADDRESS: 255 Front Street West, Toronto, ON M5V 2W6 REGISTRATION: http://www.ocediscovery.com/registration   Register to attend Discovery this spring for unprecedented opportunities to network, learn, and explore a buzzing show floor packed with leading-edge technologies and innovations. It’s early, but the… Continue reading OCE Discovery Tradeshow 2013

Social Media and The Digitization of Manufacturing

By: Shanza Anwaar Is your business prepared for the third industrial revolution? Can you keep up with the changing landscape of manufacturing? The digitization of manufacturing is in the throes of changing how manufacturers do business in today’s high-speed, hyper-connected world. The rapid dissemination of information through online social media is bringing change to traditional… Continue reading Social Media and The Digitization of Manufacturing

Inaugural Meeting of the Society of Physician Entrepreneurs in Ontario

January 22nd, 2013 – 8am to 11:00am BMO Institute for Learning (3550 Pharmacy Ave., Toronto, Ontario) The Society of Physician Entrepreneurs (SoPE) is a physician led, not-for-profit, global biomedical and healthcare innovation and entrepreneurship network. Members include entrepreneurs, investors, industry members and service providers. The mission is to help biomedical and medical professional entrepreneurs get… Continue reading Inaugural Meeting of the Society of Physician Entrepreneurs in Ontario

Toronto Region ICT Cluster Ranks 4th in North America

The Toronto Region Research Alliance (TRRA) has recently published its ICT Regional Innovation Cluster Report. This is the first in a series of reports that are intended to highlight strengths of research-oriented industries in the Toronto Region. The report profiles three areas that are drivers of innovation – industry, academia, and research. Here are some… Continue reading Toronto Region ICT Cluster Ranks 4th in North America