LaPiat fills hungry bellies with healthy meals

What’s for dinner tonight? It’s a question we all ask ourselves on the long commute home. You think about cooking but if only you had the time. Instead, the choice is between pizza and takeout again. But what if there was an easier way to eat healthy? In 2016, Arber Puci was a businessman working a hectic schedule in downtown… Continue reading LaPiat fills hungry bellies with healthy meals

Complimentary Passes Available for Toronto Startup Community – The Realtime Marketing Lab

Altitude Accelerator would like to provide you an opportunity to attend The Realtime Marketing Lab event on Wednesday, October 14th at no cost. The Realtime Marketing Lab 2015 Fall Tour is an international touring digital-social-online marketing event where you can find the newest, most leading edge solutions for your digital marketing challenges. Learn C-Suite networking,… Continue reading Complimentary Passes Available for Toronto Startup Community – The Realtime Marketing Lab

Rotman Life Sciences Link and Learn Sessions: IT in the Health Sector

HOST: Will Falk, Managing Partner & National Lead, Healthcare Services Group, PricewaterhouseCoopers SESSION SPONSOR: Centre for Health Sector Strategy @ Rotman In the first session, the present state of healthcare data management in Ontario will be discussed by looking at the current state, the challenges, and the route ahead. Event Details Date: Wednesday September 30, 2015 |… Continue reading Rotman Life Sciences Link and Learn Sessions: IT in the Health Sector

TEDxUofT 2013

TEDxUofT is happy to announce that delegate applications for  TEDxUofT 2013 conference are now open! Applications will remain open until April 20th, and first round of invitations will go out on April 27 and 28. We are hoping to create a conference atmosphere that is representative of all three campuses at UofT, and really we… Continue reading TEDxUofT 2013

TieQuest Business Venture Competition

      TiEQuest 2013 now accepting applications Over $150,000 in prizes and an opportunity to win up to $1,000,000 investment from sponsoring funds Mentoring to all contestants from successful entrepreneurs and business leaders in the industry Opportunity to present to, network with and be judged by fund managers, angel investors and venture capitalists Multi-stage… Continue reading TieQuest Business Venture Competition

The Innovation City – Toronto’s Commitment to Research and Development

By: Mobolade Ekujumi The Innovation City is a 2 day gathering of business and government decision makers in Toronto which was held on July 18th and 19th, 2012. We began our post-event coverage on Monday with the blog about urban city planning noting lessons from IBM Chief Technology Officer, Global Public Sector, Guru Banavar. Another… Continue reading The Innovation City – Toronto’s Commitment to Research and Development

The Innovation City – A Altitude Accelerator Experience

By: Mobolade Ekujumi “We are living through the greatest wave of urbanization in history. Our cities – as epicenters for human and financial capital – are key to defining the century ahead. The decisions and partnerships we make today – to build advanced infrastructure, digital networks, research universities, livable neighbourhoods and cultural institutions – are… Continue reading The Innovation City – A Altitude Accelerator Experience

Why is the Toronto Region Canada’s Innovation Leader?

By: Fatema Fatakdawala In a recent speech  to the Toronto Board of Trade (TBOT), Professor David Naylor, President of the University of Toronto discussed why the Toronto Region is Canada’s innovation leader. The short answer to this question was a phenomenon known as  multiplicative convergence.  He explained using three examples. 1) Toronto’s Food and Beverage sector is the largest in Canada,… Continue reading Why is the Toronto Region Canada’s Innovation Leader?

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

Social Innovation – Catalyzing Civic Engagement

By Saadia Muzaffar Social innovation is about finding creative solutions to big problems. This may be done through unusual collaborations and connecting diverse perspectives and unlikely contributors to make transformative social change possible. In the times of budget cuts and fiscal threats that mainly target ‘non-essential services’ like libraries, parks and social support programs; the… Continue reading Social Innovation – Catalyzing Civic Engagement