CoursePeer and National Franchise Group partner to launch Franchise University

CoursePeer and National Franchise Group partner to launch Franchise University Signarama Canada first global franchise group to rollout solution TORONTO, February 10, 2015 /CoursePeer, Inc./ — CoursePeer Inc. and National Franchise Group have partnered to launchFranchise University (www.FranUniversity.com), a service offering global franchise groups a powerful cloud-based training and collaboration solution for their franchisees. Among… Read more »

CoursePeer and National Franchise Group partner to launch Franchise University

Signarama Canada first global franchise group to rollout solution TORONTO, January 29, 2015  —CoursePeer Inc. and National Franchise Group have partnered to launch Franchise University, a service offering global franchise groups a powerful cloud-based training and collaboration solution for their franchisees. Signarma Canada, the global sign industry leader ranked 28th on Franchise Direct’s Top 100… Read more »

U of T student-entrepreneur cuts through scholarly information overload with Trend MD

Written by Jenny Hall Are you a researcher experiencing information overload as you try to keep up with research in your field? There’s a reason for that. Scholarly publishing isn’t immune to the information avalanche enabled by the digital revolution. In biomedicine alone, there are 5,000 new scholarly articles published every day, which can make… Read more »

Onyx Motion to appear on NextGenDen, CBC’s new web-based Dragon’s Den show for mobile and Internet comapnies

UTEST company Onyx Motion, makers of an Android wear app that provides digital coaching for sports like basketball, will appear on CBC’s NextGenDen. The online web series seeks to take the popular Dragon’s Den model to Internet- and mobile-focused companies and features a new panel of dragons: Michael Hyatt, Michelle Ramanow, Paul Miklas and Matthew… Read more »

UTEST program bends career road for Granata Decision Systems’ founders

TORONTO (January 21, 2015) — MaRS Innovation and the University of Toronto (U of T) are pleased to announce that the founders of Granata Decision Systems Inc., a graduate of theUniversity of Toronto Early-Stage Technology (UTEST) start-up incubator program, have joined Google Inc. Dr. Craig Boutilier is a professor in U of T’s Department of… Read more »

TechVibes Feature: Syncadian Wants Everyone to Sleep Well with Apps Based on Solid Science

Written by Jacob Serebrin of TechVibes on Jan 6, 2015   For travellers and shift workers, fatigue can be a serious problem. “If a person stays up for 21 straight hours,” says Ryan Love, “it’s the equivalent of a B.A.C. of .08.” Love is the CTO of Toronto-based Syncadian, a software company that’s developing an app to help… Read more »

Syncadian Inc. Cover Story – From Dream to Reality Canada’s next billion-dollar tech start-up might just come from U of T

After completing the project [UT Capstone], Janossy partnered with Ryan Love, then a post-doctoral fellow in biomedical engineering at U of T who was also working on fatigue with the National Defence research group. Together, Janossy and Love decided to explore the commercialization potential of circadian rhythm research and applied for a position with the UTEST incubator…. Read more »

Five Companies Make Utest’s Third Cohort

The University of Toronto Early-Stage Technology incubator, co-directed by U of T’s Innovations & Partnerships Office and MaRS Innovation, has announced its third cohort of computer science startsup. The five companies are: Flatfab; ICE3 Power; Onyx Motion; Nvest; and Syncadian. Past graduates include Whirlscape, TrendMD, Crowdmark, eQOL and Granata Decision Systems. UTEST is part of… Read more »

CoursePeer and the Western GTA Summit partner to amplify members’ and citizens’ collaboration and engagement

CoursePeer and the Western GTA Summit partner to amplify members’ and citizens’ collaboration and engagement CoursePeer’s social collaboration intranet solution proved successful; Collaborative Intelligence and decision-making solution to launch next TORONTO, August 13, 2014 /CoursePeer, Inc./ — After seven years of successfully holding the Western Greater Toronto Area (GTA) Summit—an annual meeting co-chaired by the… Read more »