KinectWaterlooRegion

Kinect for Windows Hackathon – Waterloo Region (Only Canadian Location)

During the Kitchener Blues Festival,  Friday, 8 August 2014 at 7:00 PM – Sunday, 10 August 2014 at 3:00 PM Kitchener Studio Space, 44 Gaukel St, Kitchener, ON CANADA N2G 4P3 Best for: Developers, designers, startups, everyone Key value: Professional development Cost: $20 covers everything.  Register for the event by clicking here only 100 spots available and they are filling fast! […]

Balloo

Daedas Inc. Announces Balloo – An Application That Lets Us All Do A Little Social Good

Balloo is built on a principle of do good for yourself, be good for the planet. Many individuals share our vision for a better tomorrow. Our goal is to bring these people together and multiply their impact. When people use Balloo, we plant trees. Balloo sends you 7 daily tasks and you pick 3 of […]

Innovation

Innovation Information Forum Set for June 25

Register at: www.innovationforum2014.eventbrite.ca Hosted by: About the Session Come find out how the latest in federal government innovation and commercialization initiatives can help your business. Hear from experts at the following departments and agencies to get up-to-date information on how their programs and services support innovation and entrepreneurship: Public Works and Government Services Canada Build […]

Opportunity Alerts

Kinect for Windows Hackathon – Waterloo Region (Only Canadian Location)

During the Kitchener Blues Festival,  Friday, 8 August 2014 at 7:00 PM - Sunday, 10 August 2014 at 3:00 PM Kitchener Studio Space, 44 Gaukel St, Kitchener, ON CANADA N2G 4P3 Best for: Developers, designers, startups, everyone Key value: Professional development Cost: $20 covers … [Read More...]

Let’s put Windsor-Essex and Chatham-Kent on the map for Science and Technology!

National Science and Technology Week is October 17 – 26, 2014 During National Science and Technology Week (NSTW) we are asking YOU to host an event featuring science and technology. Help us host events around Windsor-Essex and Chatham-Kent and show Canada that we love all things Science and … [Read More...]

Work(Any)Place Summer Contest

If you could work from anywhere, where would it be: relaxing at the cottage? Maybe on the patio at your favourite café? How about a café along the Champs-Elysées? Just because you’re serious about mobility doesn’t mean security and style should fall by the wayside. That’s why we created the … [Read More...]

Opportunity Alert (Youth)

SmartStart Seed Fund (Entrepreneurs ages 18-29)

The SmartStart Seed Fund (SmartStart) supports new ventures led by Ontario’s next generation of entrepreneurs. The fund is designed to assist young entrepreneurs from the age of 18 to 29 transition their start-ups from product development to market entry and company building. The program provides seed financing and financing for entrepreneurship skills training to Ontario-based […]

WEtech Alliance Kicks-off Youth Attraction and Retention Project: YKNOT Windsor-Essex

#tied2WE Social Media Campaign Launches, Asks Young People to Share What Ties Them to Home WINDSOR, ON – May 22, 2014 - WEtech Alliance, one of seventeen Regional Innovation Centres in Ontario, along with special guests Teresa Piruzza, Liberal Candidate for Windsor West, Tom Bain, Warden of Essex County and Mayor of Lakeshore, and Irek Kusmierczyk, […]

OWNERS WANTED! Coffee Shop Meet Up For Young Entrepreneurs (May 29)

OWNERS WANTED… Coffee Shop Meet Up For Young Entrepreneurs Do you have an idea for a new business? Are you between the ages of 18-39? CYBF is looking for owners. With hand-matched mentoring and start-up financing up to $45k, starting a new business isn’t as hard as you think. Let’s talk. WHEN: Thursday May 29 […]

WEtech Blogs

Goober – The Future of Urban Transportation

JUNE 28, 2014 / ROB WHENT Everyone around the world has heard of UBER by now.  For those of you that have been living in a cave for the past 12 months, UBER is an application for your smartphone that has disrupted the entire taxi industry. With the UBER app on your phone, you can “hail” a car … [Read More...]

At What Level Do You See Your Business 5 Years From Now?

Dr. Karim Amellal     I had the privilege to meet with business owners during the last 8 months at WEtech in the Windsor-Essex region. I can attest that I have great respect for the business owners who work long hours to keep their doors open for business and secure jobs for their employees. … [Read More...]

Champions for Education

The Greater Essex County District School Board (GECDSB) recently presented its 2014 Champions for Education award with 3 out of the 7 champions recognized specifically for their leadership in FIRST Robotics including Valiant Machine & Tool, Unconquered Sun Technologies Inc. and Sheri Lynn … [Read More...]