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Toronto to Host Fastest-Growing Tech Conference in North America in 2019 By David Mba and Tony Sabeta, B.Eng. Jul 06, 2018 Collision, one of North America’s largest tech conferences, is coming to Canada. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Paddy Cosgrave, CEO of Web Summit, announced that the event, which brings together tech CEOs, founders and investors from over 120 countries, will be held in Toronto from May 20 to M...

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Aviva Ventures Pitch Day Event Supports Canadian Startups By Daniel Everall and David Mba Jun 21, 2018 Aviva Canada is supporting Canadian startups that are disrupting the insurance industry and will help create innovative digital experiences for customers. Those who fit the bill are encouraged to apply for Aviva’s annual Pitch Day.

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Canadian Startup Talent on Display at 2018 Sci Innovation Competition By Shannon L. Corregan Mar 16, 2018 The submission period has closed for the Global 2018 Sci Innovation Competition, setting a new record for the number of submissions to the “Global Olympics of Innovation.” 2018 saw a 17% increase in overall submissions to the competition, with a total number of 1,460 global projects and 208 submi...

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Aird & Berlis StartupSource Market Entry Award Winner Announced By Shannon L. Corregan Mar 09, 2018 Aird & Berlis is proud to announce that Senior Care Connect is the winner of the inaugural Aird & Berlis StartupSource Market Entry Award. Senior Care Connect, founded by Kristal Lewis and co-founded by Taiwo McGregor, competed alongside finalists KPI Ninja and Lyofresh Technologies for t...

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Applications for Social Enterprise Pitch Competition Now Underway By Shannon L. Corregan Mar 05, 2018 Applications are now open for this year’s Social Enterprise Zone (“SEZ”) and Social Enterprise Pitch Competition. The Ontario Government, through the Ontario Centres of Excellence (“OCE”), will once again be showcasing home-grown entrepreneurs at its Discovery conference in the spring of 2018.

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Harnessing the Power of Ideas: The Hult Prize Challenge By Aarondeep (Aaron) S. Bains and Nicholas Smith Feb 26, 2018 For the first time since its inception in 2009, the social entrepreneurship driven Hult Prize is coming to Canada. The annual Hult Prize Challenge, which has been featured by TIME Magazine as one of the “Top 5 Ideas Changing the World,” welcomes university students from around the world to solve ...

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InnovateTO150 Shines Spotlight on the Country’s Best Student-Led Startups By Shannon L. Corregan Oct 12, 2017 InnovateTO150 is celebrating Toronto’s 150th birthday by shining a spotlight on some of the best student-led startups from across Canada. Innovate TO150 is a collaboration between the City of Toronto and OCAD University, Ryerson University, the University of Toronto and York University. Together,...

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Elevate Toronto Festival Showcases Vibrant and Innovative Tech Community By Shannon L. Corregan Sep 07, 2017 This week Toronto plays host to the Elevate Toronto Festival, a three-day tech festival aimed at showcasing the city’s vibrant and innovative tech community. Elevate Toronto was first announced in July, when leaders from Toronto’s corporate and startup industries joined with Mayor Joh...

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Complimentary Webinar - Women in Business: Creating a Network of Allies Mar 20, 2017 Approximately 16% of small and medium enterprises in Canada are majority-owned by female entrepreneurs, and approximately 20% are equal partnerships between male and female owners. In our first Women in Business webinar, our panel will discuss some of the unique challenges faced by women in the b...

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Recap of Top 10 Intellectual Property Mistakes Feb 01, 2017 On January 26, Aird & Berlis LLP's Startups Team hosted a panel of intellectual property experts who examined the top ten most common intellectual property mistakes made by startups. The panel consisted of Tim Lowman and Ken Clark from Aird & Berlis LLP and Kitt Sinden from Aird & McB...

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Top 10 Intellectual Property Mistakes - January 26, 2017 Dec 12, 2016 Join our panel of experts as we examine the top ten most common intellectual property mistakes which leave innovators and business owners unable to reap their hard-earned rewards to their full potential.Gain practical and strategic advice from IP and legal professionals on the pitfalls of not hav...

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SR&ED & Other Government Financing Seminar Oct 12, 2016 The Government Can Be a Great Source of Non-Dilutive Financing for Your Startup!Financing a startup company for innovation or growth has always been a challenge. However, a plethora of government funding sources helps make Canada an attractive place to start and build a company. Both the federal ...

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Recap of 2016 Startup Fashion Week Oct 11, 2016 From October 3 - 7, 2016, Startup Fashion Week ("SFW") took place in Toronto. SFW featured a variety of events including full-day conferences, runway showcases and workshops, all tailored to entrepreneurs and startups looking to make it in the fashion industry.On October 4th, as part of SFW, Grah...

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The Evolution of Demo Day Sep 02, 2016 A recent Washington Post article recapped this year's edition of Y Combinator's Demo Day. The annual event, led by one of North America's best-known incubators, never fails to draw international attention. This year's version was no exception, and could be a sign of the future of pitch days for s...

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Join Us for a Patent Seminar on Oct. 21 Oct 13, 2015 In an economic climate where startups now have the ability and resources to create a business with a modest amount of seed capital, the "Lean StartUp" has truly arrived. But remember that being lean doesn't have to mean being without defensible brands and intellectual property, often integral to ...

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2015 Startup Fashion Week Oct 05, 2015 From October 5th to 9th, 2015, Startup Fashion Week ("SFW") will be taking place in Toronto. SFW features a variety of events offering guests the opportunity to participate and take in full-day conferences, runway showcases, workshops and VIP receptions, all tailored to entrepreneurs looking to i...

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Check Out our Events Calendar Mar 26, 2014 Check out our events calendar to find out about the hot startup events in the city and surrounding areas.
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