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

Intellectual Property Landscape with Bereskin & Parr

Bereskin & Parr hosts an Intellectual Property Landscape Breakfast on September 30! Key Highlights: What to consider in obtaining strong patent, design and trademark protection How to maximize your chances of obtaining patent protection What to know about the “big three” Canadian IP statutes updates: Patent Act – implementing the Patent Law Treaty Trademarks Act… Continue reading Intellectual Property Landscape with Bereskin & Parr

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

Ontario Bioscience Innovation Organization (OBIO) Capital Access Advisory Program (Pre-CAAP)

The Pre-CAAP program supports companies that are interested in participation in the Capital Access Advisory Program (CAAPTM) offered by the Ontario Bioscience Innovation Organization (OBIO®).  CAAP operates downstream from existing entrepreneurship programs and targets the critical issue of access to capital at the “Series A” and later stages of venture financing.  Led by OBIO and… Continue reading Ontario Bioscience Innovation Organization (OBIO) Capital Access Advisory Program (Pre-CAAP)

Life Sciences Policy Forum

Ontario has a new majority government that will be tasked with transitioning Ontario to a new triple bottom line economy. Fiscal responsibility, social impact and sustainability will be key priorities influencing policy development over the course of the next four years. Facing productivity and commercialization gaps, youth unemployment, climate change and increasing healthcare costs, this… Continue reading Life Sciences Policy Forum

Life Sciences Policy Forum – Dec 9

Ontario has a new majority government that will be tasked with transitioning Ontario to a new triple bottom line economy. Fiscal responsibility, social impact and sustainability will be key priorities influencing policy development over the course of the next four years. Facing productivity and commercialization gaps, youth unemployment,  climate change and increasing healthcare costs, this… Continue reading Life Sciences Policy Forum – Dec 9

LSO Knowledge & Networking Forum – Friday, June 21st

Registration  To register Click here.  Topic & Guest Speakers Member Marathon Tom Reeves, Interface Biologics   INTERFACE BIOLOGICS, INC. (IBI) is a privately held early commercial stage company that develops transformative biomedical polymer technology to improve the safety and effectiveness of medical devices. Their primary technology focus areas are anti-thrombogenic additives that reduce thrombosis and… Continue reading LSO Knowledge & Networking Forum – Friday, June 21st

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

3D Printing: A Revolution In Medicine

By: Shanza Anwaar CNBC News reports how “3D printing has been successfully used in the health care sector to make prosthetic limbs, custom hearing aids and dental fixtures”.  The innovative technology is now being used for creating more intricate structures such as human tissue. 3D printing is an affordable way of “making three-dimensional solid objects… Continue reading 3D Printing: A Revolution In Medicine

LSO’s Awards Gala Recognizes Altitude Accelerator Founding Member, Dr. Ulrich Krull

By: Shanza Anwaar The life sciences sector is distinctively situated to help tackle some of the leading social challenges governments are encountering: growing economies through investment in knowledge-based industries, providing feasible and high quality healthcare, supporting affordable clean energy opportunities and promoting technologies that maintain a clean and healthy environment. “Life Sciences Ontario is a… Continue reading LSO’s Awards Gala Recognizes Altitude Accelerator Founding Member, Dr. Ulrich Krull