“It takes a village:” Highlights from the Health and Life Sciences Showcase

The Health and Life Sciences Showcase brought an action-packed day of learning, connecting and collaboration for the region’s health and life sciences community. From the breakfast fireside chat with Dentons to the BioAlberta gala and awards, the day was full of eye-opening moments.

Although Dr. Verna Yiu could not join us to give the lunch keynote […]

By |September 27th, 2017|Innovation Community|0 Comments

Smart Liner For Pipeline Protection And Remote Monitoring

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Pipelines in the petrochemical industry are prone to leaks. Canadian control rooms could only detect 20 out of the 128 leaks over the past two years. Currently used technologies such as resistance temperature detectors (RTDs) or thermocouples are prone to errors. Fiber optic technologies utilizing Brillouin scattering or Raman scattering have short sensing ranges, are […]

By |September 22nd, 2017|Licensing Opportunities|0 Comments

A groundbreaking accelerator for health technology companies

Great things happen when organizations across the province and beyond come together. That was the sentiment on display last week at the breaking ground of our newest accelerator for health technology companies.

With representatives from Merck, all levels of government, Alberta Innovates, the University of Alberta, EEDC, and the University Hospital Foundation, the event truly showcased the […]

By |September 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

TEC Edmonton breaks ground on newest technology accelerator with Merck Canada

Accelerator to create new opportunities for young health technology companies

Edmonton, AB (September 5, 2017) – TEC Edmonton broke ground on a new business accelerator for technology companies on Tuesday.

The accelerator, a partnership with pharmaceutical company Merck Canada Inc., will connect emerging Alberta-based health-focused companies with the health research expertise of Merck to bring innovative health […]

By |September 6th, 2017|TEC Company News|0 Comments

Un incubateur pour aider l’innovation en santé en Alberta

Un incubateur pour aider l’innovation en santé en Alberta More…

By |September 6th, 2017|Front Page News|0 Comments

Alberta’s life sciences innovators to get boost from health-tech incubator

Alberta’s life sciences innovators to get boost from health-tech incubator More…

By |September 6th, 2017|Front Page News|0 Comments