Announcing Our New Intern: Welcome Marcus Deans!

This week we’re excited to welcome Marcus Deans to the team as our new Summer Intern. Marcus currently attends Academie Ste. Cecile in Windsor and is looking forward to learning more about the technology and business world as part of WEtech Alliance. Outside of school, Marcus volunteers with the Canadian Cancer Society, the Windsor-Essex Community […]

Windsor-Essex FIRST Robotics Grads Score Bursaries

Windsor, Ontario (June 27, 2017) – Five high school graduates will receive $1000 towards their post-secondary education from bursaries established by Windsor-Essex FIRST Robotics – the local organizing arm for FIRST Robotics Canada. The annual bursaries are made possible through a generous contribution from the South Western Ontario Industry Education Council (SWOIEC). “These bursaries will […]

Another Round of WEtech’s WINnovation Fund Provides $5,000 in Funding to Clients

WEtech is pleased to announce that it has provided direct dollars through the WINnovation Fund totaling $5,000 to two of its clients. Formerly known as the Regional Advisory Service Fund (RASF), startup related activities undertaken by clients included specialized service provider support, search engine optimization, product development, and marketing/communications activities. The Q1 recipients include: Spiritual Soldiers is […]

Opportunity Alerts

Lenovo Tech Wheels Comes to YQG

Want to see the latest technology innovations from Lenovo? The Lenovo Tech Wheels, a 48-foot mobile product showcase, is coming to Caboto Club on July 28th. Date: Friday, July 28th, 2017 Time: Open House from 12pm to 4:00pm Location: Caboto Club 2175 Parent Avenue Windsor, ON N8X … [Read More...]

Lend Your Voice: Building a Digital & Entrepreneurial Canada Survey

Startup Canada and Rogers have launched the final survey in this four-part series to identify the digital skills needed for SBOs to survive in tomorrow's economy. We invite you to take 5 minutes to join us in this next step. By doing so, you will contribute to two final reports that will be … [Read More...]

Tech Talks: Ransomware 101 with AlphaKOR Group

Description Over the last few months, international headlines have been dominated by stories of a massive global ransomware attack. The University of Calgary was victim to an attack this past year and ended up paying $20,000 to regain access to their own organizational data. Ransomware … [Read More...]

Opportunity Alert (Youth)

Walking to Success

Women’s Enterprise Skills Training of Windsor in partnership with Leadership Windsor-Essex presents Walking to Success, a unique walking experience that will introduce you to interesting career options you might not have thought of before! Tours available in the following areas Heath/Science, Technology, Arts & Design and Engineering. This FREE event is open to youth 14 […]

LGBTQ Youth Entrepreneur Consultation & Networking Session

The Canadian Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (CGLCC), in collaboration with provincial partners and supporters, has received funding through the Ontario150 Partnership Program to develop and launch an LGBTQ Youth Entrepreneur Mentorship Program in Ontario – called the OUT For Business Initiative.  The initiative will focus on building a foundation of new partnerships to […]

Apply for RBC EPIC Founders Program and get PAID to work on your startup!!!

POST-SECONDARY STUDENTS AND ALUMNI Apply for our RBC EPIC Founders Program and get PAID to work on your startup!!! EPICentre is officially taking applications for the 2017 RBC EPIC Founders Program. Students or alumni of any post-secondary institution from any discipline can apply and those selected will receive up to $6,000 over the course of […]

WEtech Blogs

The Biggest Startup Money Burning Mistake

Matching the marketing message to your most desirable customer segments is an essential element to success for any startup or innovative business. Failing to do so can be very costly. The biggest startup money burning mistake - not defining your customer segments properly! Mistake - No … [Read More...]

Colossal Solar Farm Could Power Europe

"Europe is making great progress in renewable technology! The creation of a colossal solar farm in the sunny reaches of Morocco shows the huge investment in CleanTech around the world. This massive solar farm has the potential, when fully scaled up, to provide all of Europe's energy needs. With the … [Read More...]

UPS Canada Improving Fleet Sustainability

"UPS Canada is taking further steps towards sustainability by using clean technology and alternative fuels in its fleet, with an aim to have 50% of its vehicles running on alternative fuels by 2018. This shows Canadian companies' commitment to employing CleanTech to reduce emissions and improve … [Read More...]