Sheridan College Global Business Management Capstone Projects

The Sheridan College Pilon School of Business is recruiting Altitude Accelerator clients to participate in their annual capstone projects. This is a undergraduate student team-based course during January-April 2016 and it is the final course before students graduate and get their degree. The student teams are being paired with startups and SMEs who need help… Continue reading Sheridan College Global Business Management Capstone Projects

Upcoming events at I-CUBE Business Accelerator

September Getting Started Events Startup – Student Talent Collision Night Want to join a startup? Need members for your new venture? Come out to I-CUBE and meet other like-minded students and innovative thinkers. If you are just getting started, or looking to sell your talents or ideas, this event is for you. Learn about our… Continue reading Upcoming events at I-CUBE Business Accelerator

Pop-Up Business Incubator

Calling all (current and future) entrepreneurs! Humber invites you to visit their FREE Pop-Up Business Incubator, organized by HumberLaunch and Richview Library. Participants will have an opportunity to attend monthly workshops on a variety of business subjects, consult with and receive advice from Humber College students and industry professionals, and discover related small business and startup resources available from Toronto Public… Continue reading Pop-Up Business Incubator

Building Skills to Encourage Youth Entrepreneurship

By: Leah Jones Did you know that 71% of business owners will retire by 2020? With this impending decline, it is important to develop and support Canada’s young entrepreneurs to propagate innovation. Events like the National Business and Technology Conference include entrepreneurship competitions, providing students and young professionals the opportunity to launch themselves into the… Continue reading Building Skills to Encourage Youth Entrepreneurship

Client Media Release: UWaterloo Students Face Off Against the Dragons

 October 26, 2012 – Mississauga, ON – SMARTeacher Inc. will be appearing on The Dragons’ Den episode to be aired as part of the Student Special on Oct 31, 2012 at 8pm. The company was founded by two University of Waterloo Mechatronics Engineering students (Rohan Mahimker and Alex Peters) as their Final Year Design Project in 2011. SMARTeacher… Continue reading Client Media Release: UWaterloo Students Face Off Against the Dragons

Startup Support for Entrepreneurial Students

By Thomas Liu If you do a Google search for entrepreneurial services provided to young entrepreneurs, you’ll find large number of organizations welcoming youth looking to start a business with open arms. However, there’s one catch – you have to be out of school and unemployed. Although it may well be the case these are… Continue reading Startup Support for Entrepreneurial Students

McMaster’s non-profit programs get a boost!

The Faculty of Engineering at McMaster University has been continually evolving their youth programs over the past couple decades.  Venture and Learning Enrichment Advancement Program (LEAP) are their non-profit programs that aim to motivate and inspire youth to explore science and engineering with innovative, hands on programming though summer camps, curriculum based school workshops and… Continue reading McMaster’s non-profit programs get a boost!