Partner Profile Series: Wahaj Ahmed of Scan Consulting Group

Meet Wahaj Ahmed, Founder and CEO, Scan Consulting Group Altitude Program Partner Wahaj Ahmed of Scan Consulting Group on how he helps founders tackle funding challenges, build strong financial foundations, and keep focused on the big picture. By Angela Bourne, Altitude Accelerator Entrepreneur-in-Residence In February 2020, Ontario-based entrepreneur Wahaj Ahmed left his senior executive role… Continue reading Partner Profile Series: Wahaj Ahmed of Scan Consulting Group

Ontario Centres of Excellence: China Angels Mentorship Program (CAMP)

Having direct business ties to the Chinese marketplace is more important than ever for Ontario-based start-ups seeking an international presence. The China Angels Mentorship Program (CAMP), a joint initiative of Ontario Centres of Excellence and the China Canada Angels Alliance (CCAA), is a virtual incubation program designed to help start-ups prepare their businesses for the… Continue reading Ontario Centres of Excellence: China Angels Mentorship Program (CAMP)

Opportunity: SD Tech and the SD Natural Gas Funds Accepting Applications

SDTC has two different funds that are currently accepting applications. The SD Tech Fund™ supports projects that address climate change, air quality, clean water and clean soil. The Government of Canada has allocated a total of $915 million for the fund. The SD Tech Fund™ is right for you if you … Have an innovative and… Continue reading Opportunity: SD Tech and the SD Natural Gas Funds Accepting Applications

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.

Altitude Accelerator Introduces New Incubator Services for Innovation Entrepreneurs in Partnership with the Xerox Research Centre of Canada

Media Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Mississauga, ON – October 8, 2013 – The Altitude Accelerator announced today a partnership with the Xerox Research Centre of Canada (XRCC) to help RIC’s entrepreneurial clients gain access to world-class research and support services and fast track innovations to market. The partnership will be in effect November 1, 2013,… Continue reading Altitude Accelerator Introduces New Incubator Services for Innovation Entrepreneurs in Partnership with the Xerox Research Centre of Canada

Samsung Seeking Partners on Memory Device Technologies

The Memory Division of the Semiconductor Business at Samsung Electronics is looking for alliance partners (start-up companies, university laboratories and research centres) having a research and/or a development project on memory device related new technologies (process, design, memory software, manufacturing, etc. – see below list) for joint research and development and investment or any other forms of partnership. – High-performance SSD Thermal  subjugation technology –… Continue reading Samsung Seeking Partners on Memory Device Technologies