Founders – How To Build The Right Team

Ontario has been mandated to go Carbon Neutral based on 1990 levels by 2040. The primary sources of emissions are homes and buildings (57%) mainly from heating and water by natural gas, transportation (36%), and waste (7%) landfills. We welcomed James Sbrolla, Startup Advisor, President & CEO of Cleantech Capital, and Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Altitude Accelerator to… Continue reading Founders – How To Build The Right Team

Get your idea off the ground for Small Business Week

October is Small Business Week across Canada. It’s a time when Canadians celebrate the entrepreneurial spirit that is the bedrock of our country’s economy. BDC, the Canadian bank most closely associated with entrepreneurism across Canada, has been promoting and celebrating Small Business Month for 40 years. In 2018, they underscore the reason for the celebration… Continue reading Get your idea off the ground for Small Business Week

Knock down business barriers at Small Business Week

Small and medium-sized businesses account for 99.9 per cent of all Canadian companies and employ close to 90 per cent of private sector workers, according to the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC). To honour Canada’s hard-working job engine, the BDC celebrates Small Business Week by encouraging opportunities to bring entrepreneurs together at conferences, luncheons… Continue reading Knock down business barriers at Small Business Week

Sustainability Duke Out: Late Night Show Edition

Partners in Project Green along with Ontario BMW i Retailers invite you to join them for their annual “Sustainability Duke Out: Late Night Show Edition” – giving hardworking sustainability professionals a space to enjoy good food, great company and lots of laughs. Comedian James Cunningham is back to host this late-night show themed evening that… Continue reading Sustainability Duke Out: Late Night Show Edition

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

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)

Startup 101: Make Informal Networking Part of Your Business Strategy or Risk Being Left Behind

By: Shamini Sellvaratnam ”The bigger your rolodex, the bigger your business” In a survey conducted by Kauffman FasTrac, over 5000 entrepreneurs saw networking as the top skill necessary for entrepreneurial success. This finding confirms the importance of networking, which allows entrepreneurs to share ideas, learn from others and make critical business connections. Failure to continuously… Continue reading Startup 101: Make Informal Networking Part of Your Business Strategy or Risk Being Left Behind

Sherbrooke International Life Sciences Summit

  Sherbrooke International Life Sciences Summit (SILS), September 26th & 27th 2013. A unique chance to develop business partnerships with large pharmaceutical and medical technologies businesses! Register now! Regular Rate | Early Bird: $450 CDN Academic Rate (students & researchers) | Early Bird: $350 CDN *Early bird rate ends April 30th 2013 » Schedule now online: http://sils-sherbrooke.com/en/schedule SILS… Continue reading Sherbrooke International Life Sciences Summit

BioTech Annecto Toronto presents “The good, the bad and the ugly of entrepreneurship”

For this event we are inviting entrepreneurs to join us. You are welcome if you are currently plotting, in the thick of it or already through the worst of it all with your start-up. Paul Chipperton is going to share with you “the good, the bad and the ugly of entrepreneurship” to lead us into… Continue reading BioTech Annecto Toronto presents “The good, the bad and the ugly of entrepreneurship”