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TEC Edmonton, Merck Canada launch health tech incubator More…
Edmonton, AB (June 27, 2017) – TEC Edmonton and pharmaceutical company Merck Canada Inc. are partnering up to create a business incubator connecting Alberta-based health technology companies to the health research expertise of Merck. The goal is to create an accessible entry point for health-focused startup companies to connect with industry and Alberta’s healthcare system.
The partnership is part […]
The idea of Edmonton as “Canada’s Health City” has been around for a little over a year now, but what is “health city” and what does it mean for Edmonton? That’s what was answered last Thursday, June 15, at the official launch of the Health City Initiative. From the overall strategy to specific goals to […]
Chinese technology incubator giant establishes first Canadian office in Edmonton More…
Health City aims to make Edmonton hospitals a test bed for new technology More…
When Elliot Gatt was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes at age 17, it was difficult news for him and his parents to take. Even more difficult was the almost prohibitive cost of insulin and test strips that, without employer-provided benefits, had to be paid out of pocket.
There are some programs that aim to help families […]
While mathematical computation engines have built-in scientific visualization and animation capabilities, it is possible to achieve much more with the underlying data than what is currently realized. On the other hand, there are dedicated tools that can render high quality visualizations and animations. However, using those tools, it is often time consuming or very difficult […]
When two organizations with common goals and interests come together, exciting things happen.
Last week, Ms. Bo Liu, President of TusStar VC, the seed and investment arm of Tsinghua University’s subsidiary TUS Holdings, paid TEC Edmonton a visit as a follow-up to an April MOU signing between TEC Edmonton and TusStar.
The visit provided an opportunity for […]