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WEtech Alliance Hiring Social Innovation Coordinator

Contract: FT (Expected start date July 6th) READ PRESS RELEASE WEtech Alliance is seeking a Social Innovation Coordinator (Coordinator) to help advance its goals of building a regional community that fosters entrepreneurship, innovation and collaboration, creating a wealth of opportunity and prosperity for Windsor-Essex. As someone who has expertise in social innovation (including social enterprising […]

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Mastro Marketing Joins DeskUP…and Has a Special Offer for WEtech Members

It gives WEtech great pleasure to announce our latest DeskUP Participant Mastro Marketing! Please join us in welcoming young entrepreneur, Nick Mastromattei, to the Program! Nick Mastromattei – Mastro Marketing Mastro Marketing’s passion is to help businesses execute their marketing strategies without breaking the bank. They believe all marketing should be effective, measurable and affordable. Using agile-marketing […]

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LIFE SCIENCES HUB TAKES SHAPE IN WINDSOR-ESSEX

  Windsor-Essex County, Ontario – Friday, May 22, 2015 – Today, the WindsorEssex Economic Development Corporation and Hôtel-Dieu Grace Healthcare joined forces by signing a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to officially launch the cross border Life Sciences Hub. This hub will improve patient care, advance clinical research, increase development of new products, attract high-value trade […]

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Call for Applications: Commercializing Life Sciences and Medical Technology

Ontario Centres of Excellence is seeking applications for a program that supports early-stage, ground-breaking medical science research projects. Under the Medical Sciences Proof-of-Principle program, applicants are eligible for up to $70,000 for commercialization activities. New industry … [Read More...]

WEtech Alliance Hiring Social Innovation Coordinator

Contract: FT (Expected start date July 6th) READ PRESS RELEASE WEtech Alliance is seeking a Social Innovation Coordinator (Coordinator) to help advance its goals of building a regional community that fosters entrepreneurship, innovation and collaboration, creating a wealth of opportunity and … [Read More...]

Time is Running Out! Deloitte’s Technology Fast 50

The application deadline for Deloitte’s Technology Fast 50TM program is fast approaching. This program celebrates innovation, entrepreneurship, world-class achievements and tremendous evolution in the Canadian technology industry. Take advantage of this unique opportunity to be recognized as a … [Read More...]

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TalentEdge Internship Program Open for Final-Year Undergrads

Ontario’s TalentEdge Internship Program (TIP) provides support for current college and university students (specifically current graduate students and final year undergraduate students), and recent Masters graduates, to work on collaborative industry-driven research and development projects. PhD graduates and post-doctoral fellows (PDFs) must apply through the TalentEdge Fellowship Program. The TalentEdge Internship Program is open to […]

EPICentre Cross Border Entrepreneur Grants 2015

Attention Student Entrepreneurs, Are you a current University of Windsor student, or recent graduate (up to 5 years)? Do you currently run a start-up business in the Windsor-Essex community? Are you looking to expand into the United States? Do you want $5000 to help you get there? If you answered yes, the EPICentre Cross Border […]

Applications open for 2015 Spin Master Innovation Fund

Futurpreneur Canada and Spin Master Ltd are looking for young innovators to apply for the 2015 Spin Master Innovation Fund. What is an innovative business? The Spin Master Innovation Fund is open to young entrepreneurs who are eager to disrupt their industry and change the game! Applications open May 1 and will be accepted until […]

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Social Media Superheroes: Chapter Two

In the first meeting - or CHAPTER ONE as we call it - we were introduced to our Superheroes & each member's own personal local favourite Social Media users that they follow - 1 Individual & 1 Company/Organization. If you missed it, you can get caught up HERE. CHAPTER TWO was held on April … [Read More...]

WEtech Road Trip: Catholic Central High School Meets AlphaKOR

  May 21, 2015 - Who doesn't love a road trip? Today was an exciting one at WEtech, as not only did we announce a major new Social Innovation partnership with Pathway to Potential thanks to a grant from the Trillium Foundation, but we also rented a bus and hit the road! WEtech staff … [Read More...]

The Social Media Superheroes Have Arrived!

Our new Social Media Superheroes P2P Group is officially off and running! The Group held their inaugural meeting - or CHAPTER ONE as we call it - recently and have already completed their first assignment. This passionate group of Social Media Super Users was tasked with compiling a list of their … [Read More...]