iSmartWays creates smarter cities with new Connected Vehicle System

Imagine if vehicles, public transit and infrastructure could talk to each other to reduce congestion and improve traffic flow. It may sound like science fiction but TEC client and TELUS T-Squared Accelerator participant, iSmartWays, is making it a reality with the recent release of its Connected Vehicle System (CV) products into Canadian and Chinese markets […]

By |December 6th, 2017|TEC Clients, University of Alberta|0 Comments

Good Glucos: Positive Disruption

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 […]

By |June 14th, 2017|TEC Clients, TEC Innovation District|0 Comments

Ask Me Anything at TEC Innovation District

Typically when entrepreneurs encounter a business problem, they have to rely on themselves and their partners to troubleshoot a solution. While a bootstrapping, do-it-yourself ethos is what launches startup companies in the first place, it’s impossible for an early-stage company to have all the expertise required in-house.

This is where “Ask Me Anything” at TEC Innovation […]

By |May 30th, 2017|Innovation Community, TEC Clients|0 Comments

G2V Optics: Shining a light on indoor farming

Anyone who’s lived through winter in Northern Alberta knows how few precious daylight hours there are in the winter months, and how short the growing season is once spring finally arrives. Now imagine being able to grow plants all year round.

G2V Optics is improving the technology that makes it possible to grow plants indoors by […]

By |May 17th, 2017|Innovation Community, TEC Clients|0 Comments

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|TEC Clients|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

Next generation of researchers visit TEC Edmonton

This week, a group of students from the University of Alberta WISEST Summer Research Program took a tour of the TEC Centre facilities at Enterprise Square. The high school students met with TEC clients and researchers while learning about the possibilities of a career in science, technology and engineering.

The WISEST Summer Research Program is for both […]

Edmonton Organ Transplant Company Tevosol Secures Financing

EDMONTON, AB–(Marketwired – June 29, 2016) – Medical device company Tevosol is one step closer to improving the lives of patients awaiting organ transplants after securing $2 million in financing. This TEC Edmonton client and University of Alberta spinoff company has designed a medical device that keeps critical organs such as hearts and lungs viable […]

By |June 29th, 2016|TEC Clients, TEC Company News|0 Comments

MTI Signs Multi-Million Dollar Licensing Agreement

There were fist bumps and high-fives around Metabolomic Technologies Inc’s (MTI) office, and by early May, 2016, all was official and announced.

MTI had made its first major sale. The long-time TEC Edmonton client has signed a multi-million-dollar licensing and distribution agreement with Pennsylvania-based Atlantic Diagnostic Laboratories (ADL).

ADL will be selling MTI’s PolypDx™ diagnostic test to […]

By |June 16th, 2016|TEC Clients|0 Comments

TEC Client VaxAlta Announces Publication of Research

TEC client and University of Alberta spin-off company VaxAlta recently announced the publication of their research in the May 25, 2016 issue of Nature Scientific Reports. Jason Ding, Acting CFO of VaxAlta, is also an Executive-in-Residence of TEC and the Director of the TEC Health Accelerator program.

Full Press Release:
VaxAlta Inc. Announces Publication of Research on […]

By |June 6th, 2016|Innovation Community, TEC Clients|0 Comments