New Canadian International Innovation Program to launch this fall

Is your business developing an innovative product or service and open to exploring international opportunities? Then you will be interested in learning about the upcoming Canadian International Innovation Program (CIIP), which is expected to launch later this fall. Fund overview Fosters and supports collaborative industrial R&D projects with high potential for commercialization between Canada and… Continue reading New Canadian International Innovation Program to launch this fall

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.

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

Seminar – Harnessing Japan’s Innovation Power

Establishing R&D Operations in the World’s Most Innovative Economy Date: 19 June 2013 Time: 1100-1300 Location: Ontario Investment and Trade Centre (OITC), 250 Yonge street, 35th floor, Seminar room Co-Organized by: The Embassy of Canada in Japan of the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service and The Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) Named the world’s most innovative country for the 3rd… Continue reading Seminar – Harnessing Japan’s Innovation Power

OneStopRnD Launches Industry-Leading Canadian R&D Services Directory

May 17, 2013 – Ottawa, Canada: OneStopRnD Inc., a recent Canadian start-up, today announced the Company has launched a Canada-national-wide R&D services directory to serve the technology industry. “Many R&D managers are challenged to find the R&D services they need.” said Don Moncion, CEO of OneStopRnD. “Using our unique and powerful OneStopRnD search engine, R&D… Continue reading OneStopRnD Launches Industry-Leading Canadian R&D Services Directory

RFP: Transparent Antifog Films and Enabling Technologies Thereof

NineSigma, representing a multi-billion dollar food manufacturer, invites proposals for highly transparent antifog films and enabling technologies thereof for use in food packaging. Of interest are not only established films but also enabling technologies that can realize antifog effect on films by lamination, transfer, coating or surface treatment. Click here for: Response_Template_69252. Look below for… Continue reading RFP: Transparent Antifog Films and Enabling Technologies Thereof

Canadian Science Policy Conference 2013 Call for Proposals

Help shape our country’s science and innovation policy landscape by ensuring you are a part of CSPC 2013. CSPC 2013 is inviting all individuals and organizations from across the country to design their own dynamic and innovative panel sessions. Panels should be aligned with conference themes and should appeal to an audience with diverse backgrounds.… Continue reading Canadian Science Policy Conference 2013 Call for Proposals

RFP: Novel Matrix Materials for Embedding Light-Emitting Particles

NineSigma, representing OSRAM, a global leader in design and manufacturing of solid-state lighting devices, invites proposals for a novel transparent and thermally conductive matrix materials. Click here for: Response_Template_69093. Look below for the RFP document’s download link. NineSigma_REQ_69093.pdf (291.0 K)Download Organization: OSRAM Request Type: Standard Industry: Chemicals and Materials Technical Area: Materials Science Collaboration Type:… Continue reading RFP: Novel Matrix Materials for Embedding Light-Emitting Particles

Leading Innovation: Top Inventors From Around The World Gather For The National Academy Of Inventors Conference

TAMPA, Fla., March 5, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Nearly 200 renowned inventors and innovators from more than 60 universities, research institutes and governmental agencies worldwide gathered recently for the second annual meeting of the National Academy of Inventors, held at the University of South Florida (USF) in Tampa. A highlight of the event was the induction by Margaret Focarino , U.S. Commissioner for… Continue reading Leading Innovation: Top Inventors From Around The World Gather For The National Academy Of Inventors Conference

New report shows more Canadian businesses are meeting their goals through partnered R&D with universities and colleges

On February 19th, the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) released a three year progress report on its Strategy for Partnerships and Innovation. The Strategy was launched in 2009, following a year of consultations with businesses. It aims to help companies realize greater value from their investments in research and development, accelerate… Continue reading New report shows more Canadian businesses are meeting their goals through partnered R&D with universities and colleges