Press Release: Harper Government Supports High-Tech Exporting Opportunities

July 30, 2015 – Edmonton, Alberta – Western Economic Diversification Canada

Today, the Honourable Tim Uppal, Minister of State for Multiculturalism (pictured above), on behalf of the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, announced an investment for TEC Edmonton to assist high-tech small- and medium-sized enterprises to enter the Latin American market.

Federal […]

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A Positive Change In Silver Technology

As the company ramps up, Exciton’s wound-management technology is attracting attention as an innovative way to reduce pain and promote healing. Direct marketing, clinical research and the signings of major license and distribution agreements have caught everyone’s attention.

Exciton’s bandages and wound coverings, with a unique silver ingredient (Ag. Oxysalts) and a proprietary line of exsalt® […]

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Technology Management Highlights (July)

TEC Edmonton’s Technology Management team offers expert advice on intellectual property matters which often lead to new patents, licensing agreements and company spin-offs.


Tapered Waveguide Coupler and Spectrometer
U.S. Patent No. 8,977,086 issued March 10th 2015

Dr. Raymond DeCorby of the University of Alberta’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering received an issued U.S. patent describing a method of […]

Press Release: Research Investment to Give New Hope for Those With Celiac Disease

July 9, 2015 – Edmonton, AB – A natural health product to alleviate the symptoms of gluten intolerance and celiac disease is one step closer, thanks to an agreement between TEC Edmonton, The University of Alberta, IGY Inc. and Vetanda Group Ltd.

Researchers from the University of Alberta and IGY Incorporated have been developing immune powered […]

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TEC Edmonton earns kudos for its annual client surveys

TEC Edmonton earned kudos from Dan Herman (@DanHerman) of the Waterloo-based Centre for Digital Entrepreneurship and Economic Performance, for our outcomes dashboard – measuring the revenue growth, external financing and job creation of our incubator/accelerate clients.

Writing a guest column  in the Globe & Mail, entitled “Canada needs a reporting framework to help build entrepreneurial success, […]

By |July 7th, 2015|Innovation Community, TEC Clients|0 Comments