Introducing: WINfographic

WEtech Alliance is excited to launch WINfographic – a series of quarterly impact reports that highlights our work in the region to support technology entrepreneurs, promote innovation and strengthen partnerships within an emerging and exciting technology ecosystem. Our 1st WINfographic covers Q1 April-June 2015.

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Member Spotlight: ENVIRODRONE

What is ENVIRODRONE LTD? ENVIRODRONE LTD. (EnviroDrone) is a commercial drone (Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) / Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)) that performs a variety of professional services from surveying, mapping, city-planning, mining, forestry, agriculture, volume calculations, scientific research, wildlife protection and much more. A complete aerial geospatial technology for georeferenced orthophotography and 3D modelling. Prepared […]

Turning Ambitious Students Into Entrepreneurs Through The Small Business Centre And Summer Company Program

Windsor-Essex County, Ontario, Wednesday, August 26, 2015 – The Small Business Centre, operating within the WindsorEssex Economic Development Corporation, has once again administered the Summer Company Program that offers full time students, 15 to 29 years old an opportunity to explore entrepreneurship hands-on. This year, the Small Business Centre received 26 submissions from across the […]

Opportunity Alerts

Kelcom 3D Printing 2015 Fall Open House

You've heard the hype about 3D Printing, but do you know why your business needs it to stay competitive? Come visit us at our showroom October 8th to see 3D Printing in action and learn which 3D printing technology is best suited for your business! Tuesday, October 20, 2015 from 3:00 PM to … [Read More...]

Entrepreneurship 101: Free Weekly Webcast Starts September 13th

Interested in learning more about entrepreneurship? Looking to start a new venture? Look no further. The MaRS Discovery District 2015/2016 Entrepreneurship 101 Season is here! Entrepreneurship 101 is Canada's largest live and online entrepreneurship course and it's completely free. Aimed at … [Read More...]

Detroit Transportation Challenge Offers Up To $250,000 for Transit Fix

The Problem Detroit is a city of opportunity. Just last year the city emerged from bankruptcy and people from all over country are now being drawn there for a chance to make tremendous impact. While there are huge efforts to reinvigorate Detroit’s economy, dependable transportation is a deciding … [Read More...]

Opportunity Alert (Youth)

Windsor-Essex: National Girls Learning Code Day

Women’s Enterprise Skills Training 201-647 Ouellette Avenue Windsor, ON Saturday, 7 November 2015 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM (EST) This is a beginner level workshop for girls 8-13 years old and their parent/guardian/aunt/older sibling. Bring a special girl in your life to this workshop on National Girls Learning Code Day and learn to create […]

Nominate a Student Entrepreneur Today!

The Enactus Canada Student Entrepreneur National Competition is a great opportunity for young Canadian entrepreneurs to network, compete and showcase their business to industry leaders across Canada.   There are also ten prizes of $1,000 for successful nominees from across Canada, and our grand prize of $10,000 presented at the Enactus National Exposition in Toronto, this […]

Apply to be on Next Gen Den!

Auditions are now open for our next season of CBC’s Next Gen Den! Are you a young entrepreneur with an early-stage or startup business? To be eligible, entrepreneurs must be 40 years old or younger, looking for investment of $100,000 and under. Apply Now! Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Share on Linkedin Share with […]

WEtech Blogs

7 Top Twitter Tips, Tricks & Pet Peeves

Each month our Social Media Superheroes get together to share their Social Media experiences & expertise. The group focuses on a different Social Media platform each meeting. This month our over 2 dozen Superheroes, with a combined nearly 100,000 direct followers on the platform, shared their … [Read More...]

Entrepreneurs & Innovation

By Guest Blogger Frank Abbruzzese It’s exciting times for entrepreneurs of all ages to take their idea and build their dream and business. Over the years I have enjoyed mentoring and listening to business plans and ideas on how great minded-people were going to bring value and fill gaps where … [Read More...]

Why #YQG?

#YQG was chosen as the Official Regional Hashtag by our Social Media Superheroes at the group's inaugural meeting on March 25, 2015. #YQG stands for Your Quick Gateway, which is the IATA Airport Code and official name of this region's international airport. Here's why we think you should use it … [Read More...]