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Ontario Centres of Excellence and Futurpreneur Canada team up to support 10 tech startups

TORONTO, July 31, 2014 – Building on an existing relationship, Ontario Centres of Excellence and Futurpreneur Canada (formerly Canadian Youth Business Foundation) are making it easier than ever for young entrepreneurs to apply for and access startup funding. Under a new agreement, successful applicants of OCE’s SmartStart Seed Fund program can also apply for a […]

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

Ontario Centres of Excellence and Futurpreneur Canada team up to support 10 tech startups

TORONTO, July 31, 2014 – Building on an existing relationship, Ontario Centres of Excellence and Futurpreneur Canada (formerly Canadian Youth Business Foundation) are making it easier than ever for young entrepreneurs to apply for and access startup funding. Under a new agreement, successful … [Read More...]

Canada 3.0 – October 28-30, 2014

Canada 3.0 is partnering with the Canadian Energy Supply Chain Forum (CESCF) to bring together the leaders in the energy and technology industries to talk about ways to collaborate together and increase the pace of innovation in the energy sector. For technology companies, this offers a unique … [Read More...]

Where to Network: August

If you're looking to network this August, take advantage of these local networking events to build your networks and meet new faces. Drink and Draw: Drink and Draw is a weekly (Friday) social gathering for artists and art-enthusiasts alike. Club members are encouraged to bring sketchbooks and … [Read More...]

Opportunity Alert (Youth)

Ontario Centres of Excellence and Futurpreneur Canada team up to support 10 tech startups

TORONTO, July 31, 2014 – Building on an existing relationship, Ontario Centres of Excellence and Futurpreneur Canada (formerly Canadian Youth Business Foundation) are making it easier than ever for young entrepreneurs to apply for and access startup funding. Under a new agreement, successful applicants of OCE’s SmartStart Seed Fund program can also apply for a […]

2015 “Next 36″ Applications Now Open

The Next 36 is searching for smart, ambitious, and driven individuals that take risks, pursue opportunities, and solve problems. And most of all, young leaders that want to create big impact. The Next 36 addresses Canada’s deficit of high impact entrepreneurship by providing resource-rich education programs to promising young entrepreneurs. It was founded by a […]

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 Blogs

President’s Message (July): WEtech Team Expands

WEtech Team Expands Ashlyn Bird Client & Program Facilitator By: Karen Behune Plunkett, CEO and President, WEtech Alliance I am very pleased to introduce and give a warm welcome to our newest team member - Ashlyn Bird. Ashlyn will be fulfilling this newly … [Read More...]

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...]