Looking North: 13 Early-Stage Startups To Watch In Canada Canada’s startup ecosystem has attracted high-profile US investors in recent years and the plunge of the local currency may attract more.
Conference Cloud: siblings’ startup brings conferences to entrepreneurs For brother and sister Olivia and John-Alan Simmons, juggling an undergraduate education and running a business is par for the course. As products of an entrepreneurial home, the Simmons siblings say they have an inherent understanding of the hard work, dedication and support that it takes for… Read more »
MLA48 Angel Investment Fund Completes Third Investment in UTEST Company – MaRS Innovation MLA48 leads ConferenceCloud pre-seed round in cooperation with UTEST TORONTO, CANADA (January 11, 2016) – MLA48, Canada’s first angel investment fund committed to providing a 48-hour turnaround on investment decisions, has announced its third investment in ConferenceCloud, an innovative digital platform that… Read more »
MLA48 Angel Investment Fund Completes Third Investment MLA48 leads ConferenceCloud preseed round in cooperation with UTEST TORONTO, CANADA (January 11, 2016) – MLA48, Canada’s first angel investment fund committed to providing a 48-hour turnaround on investment decisions, has announced its third investment in ConferenceCloud, an innovative digital platform that provides a virtual solution for the… Read more »
The top 10 tech accelerators in Toronto Tech accelerators in Toronto offer programs in which entrepreneurs develop their companies while receiving mentorship, guidance and often seed investment. These programs have grown in number rapidly over the past five years as the city’s startup community has developed, and have played a significant role in the early… Read more »
UTEST grad eQOL receives $350,000 for remote patient monitoring program – MaRS Innovation UTEST graduate eQOL has received $350,000 from the Ontario Government to support patients managing their kidney dialysis at home. eQOL’s solutions use mobile tablets technology to support patients in managing independent care at home.
Reuters: U of T is Canada’s most innovative university The University of Toronto is Canada’s most innovative university and among the top 50 innovative universities in the world, according to a recent Reuters report. The ranking reflects the results of the annual innovation survey of the Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM), in which U… Read more »
OCE provides $3 million for remote care projects | Canadian Healthcare Technology TORONTO – More than $3 million is being invested in five public-private partnerships through an Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) program focused on use of technology to remotely monitor and care for Ontario patients.
Deep Genomics Closes Seed Round of $3.7m November 18, 2015 | Deep Genomics this morning announced the closing of $3.7 million in seed financing. Funding was led by True Ventures of the Bay Area with participation from Bloomberg Beta and other global angel investors. The startup launched this summer based on a deep learning-based technology… Read more »
Toronto startup Deep Genomics reels in C$5 mln – PE HUB Toronto-based Deep Genomics, a genome biology startup, has raised C$5 million in seed funding. True Ventures led the round with participation from other investors that included Bloomberg Beta. PRESS RELEASE TORONTO, CANADA – Nov.