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Delta Genomics: Pulling research off the shelf

In the competitive world of agriculture, it’s becoming increasingly important for farmers to be able to make educated decisions when purchasing livestock. That’s where Delta Genomics comes in – the company provides innovative genomic testing for both the livestock industry and researchers. Today “Genomics” is used to evaluate the potential value of an animal for […]

By |March 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Selenium thinks big with facility expansion

When Selene Yuen wanted to scale up her business with a bigger space, she got what she wished for. Selenium, a local Edmonton fabricator of kitchens, cabinetry, and millwork, has recently upgraded from a 5,000 square foot shop to a 21,000 square foot facility, thanks in part to a partnership with TEC Edmonton.

The company, founded […]

By |March 15th, 2017|TEC Clients, Uncategorized|0 Comments

International Women’s Day: Women in Innovation and Entrepreneurship

 
In honour of International Women’s Day, we recognize the important contributions women make to Canada’s technology and innovation space as well as seek to understand how to better serve the women currently occupying the space.

This report from Carleton University outlines how contributions from women to Canada’s innovation space can benefit the nation, and how to […]

By |March 8th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Business Accelerators and Incubators meet with Hon. Bardish Chagger

Earlier this month, business accelerators and incubators from across Canada met at the MaRS Discovery District in Toronto to discuss ways to share best practices and support Canada’s BAI (Business Accelerators and Incubators) organizations. A total of 21 mature organizations participated in the round table discussions, along with representatives from the federal government.

The Honourable Bardish […]

By |February 23rd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Why Alberta’s ICT companies should register for VenturePrize

The deadline for VenturePrize registrations is fast approaching (February 24 for all streams), and there’s never been a better year for your company to participate. This year is the 15th anniversary of VenturePrize, and we want you and your company to help us celebrate!

In the weeks leading up to the big event, competing companies practice […]

By |February 15th, 2017|Venture Prize|0 Comments

Five reasons Alberta health companies should register for VenturePrize

2016 VenturePrize DynaLife Dx Health Stream finalists.
As of now, there are only two weeks left to register for VenturePrize – and in addition to this year being the 15th anniversary of the business plan competition, it will be only the second year of the newest competition stream, DynaLife Dx Health.

The health stream offers an amazing […]

By |February 9th, 2017|Venture Prize|0 Comments

DRAXware and Gemstone Logistics: Getting workers where they need to go

DRAXware, a University of Alberta spinoff company created with the assistance of TEC Edmonton in 2007, has recently struck a new deal with its operating company, the Sherwood Park-based Gemstone Logistics.

The partnership between DRAXware, a software company specializing in industrial project management, and Gemstone Logistics arose out of a need to manage the logistics of […]

By |January 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

TEC Innovation District open for business

Edmonton’s technology entrepreneurs now have a new community workspace with the opening of TEC Innovation District. On Thursday, TEC Edmonton was joined by Honourable Deron Bilous, Minister of Economic Development and Trade, Dr. Larry Kostiuk, University of Alberta Associate Vice-President Research, City Councillor Andrew Knack, Jason Pincock, President and CEO of DynaLife, and Cheryll Watson, […]

By |January 25th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

TEC Edmonton announces the opening of TEC Innovation District

Edmonton’s newest mentorship and co-working space for technology entrepreneurs

Edmonton, AB (January 19, 2017) – Edmonton’s technology entrepreneurs have a new community workspace, with the launch of TEC Innovation District. The space, located in the hub of downtown Edmonton in Enterprise Square, is a point of entry for technology entrepreneurs to access mentorship and coaching from […]

By |January 19th, 2017|TEC Company News|0 Comments

Where are they now? Alberta Craft Malting

We’re checking in with past VenturePrize winners to see how their companies have changed since winning top spots in the Student, Fast Growth, DynaLIFE DX Health and TELUS ICT streams. This week, we spoke to Peter Schill of Alberta Craft Malting, Grand Prize winner of the 2015 Alberta Innovates Student stream.

Alberta Craft Malting was the […]

By |January 11th, 2017|Venture Prize|0 Comments