MagnetTx: New Innovations in Cancer Research

There’s precious few changes in this world that, in a few minutes, can have a transformational impact.

But this is one of them, and in cancer treatment, no less.

Dr. Gino Fallone and Brad Murray, medical physicists at the Cross Cancer Institute, have figured out how to do something that was heretofore impossible.

Say you have a cancerous […]

TEC Edmonton Partners with Sanofi to Accelerate Alberta Healthcare Companies

May 2, 2016 – Edmonton, AB – Business incubator TEC Edmonton has announced a strategic partnership with Sanofi Canada, a leading healthcare company, to provide new opportunities for Alberta healthcare professionals and researchers through its TEC Health Accelerator program.

Led by TEC Edmonton, in partnership with Innovate Calgary, the TEC Health Accelerator is an initiative designed […]

By |May 2nd, 2016|TEC Company News, TEC Health Accelerator|0 Comments

TEC Edmonton Health Accelerator Summit: Sept. 21, 2016 in Banff – register now!

 

TEC Edmonton Health Accelerator SummitLeading the relaunch of the health stream at
the 2016 Banff Venture Forum

Date:  September 21, 2016
Venue: Stanley’s Smokehouse, Fairmont Banff Springs
Time: 1:00pm – 6:00pm (Program: 2:30pm – 5:00pm)

Emcee: Randy Yatscoff, Executive VP – Business Development, TEC Edmonton

Guest Speaker:  Reg Joseph, Vice President – Initiatives & Innovations, Alberta Innovates Health SolutionsAdditional speakers to […]

By |February 16th, 2016|Innovation Community, TEC Health Accelerator|0 Comments

DynaLIFE dX and NanoSpeed Diagnostics team up to improve access to diagnostic testing results

The Edmonton Examiner has published an informative story on the new partnership between one of Edmonton’s most successful health product companies NanoSpeed Diagnostics and DynaLIFE dX Laboratory Services, a multi-year research project to find better ways for patients and doctors to access diagnostic information.

The partnership promotes expertise and supporting health innovation at the regional level. […]

Highlights from the TEC Edmonton Health Summit and Health Venture Forum

It was a bit of a love-in all the way round at the first TEC Edmonton Health Summit on Nov. 23, 2015, as national bio-tech industry leaders, service partners, industry sponsors and innovative health-company clients all praised TEC Edmonton’s TEC Health Accelerator program on the occasion of its first birthday.

The message being delivered in Edmonton’s […]

The TEC Edmonton Health Accelerator Program: One Year Later

Just a year ago, TEC Edmonton launched its TEC Health Accelerator program (located within TEC Edmonton’s Business Development Group) with the then-ambitious goal of assisting in the creation or growth of at least 50 health-related companies in the province of Alberta by 2020.

It wasn’t so much about creating companies.  Alberta, and in particular Edmonton, has […]

By |November 19th, 2015|Partnerships, TEC Health Accelerator|0 Comments

TEC Edmonton and clients in the news – Global Edmonton, Globe and Mail, BIOTECanada Insights Magazine, Edmonton Sun and YouTube

TEC Edmonton clients and TEC Edmonton itself have been much in the news of late.

Global Edmonton’s GameChangers, a monthly TV feature on Edmonton, Alberta, Canada entrepreneurs developed and hosted by Global Edmonton personality Shaye Ganam, has since March 2015 highlighted three TEC Edmonton clients and/or TEC VenturePrize business competition winners. The bold Edmonton-based entrepreneurs behind […]

Realities of Biotech Development and Commercialization

Realities of Biotech Development and Commercialization
May 29, 2015

12:00pm – 1:00pm
University of Alberta
Clinical Sciences Building, Room 2-191
(8440 112 Street NW)
RSVP FREE ONLINE
Coffee and light snacks will be provided.
(limited seating)

Brian Bloom will be discussing the new realities of financing early stage biotechnology companies.

Brian Bloom is the Co-founder and President of Bloom Burton, a company dedicated exclusively to the […]

By |May 8th, 2015|TEC Health Accelerator|0 Comments

Partnering with the Pharmaceutical Industry – the TEC Edmonton TEC Health Accelerator

When TEC Edmonton set up its TEC Health Accelerator program seven months ago, one of its goals (besides accelerating 50 new health-related companies in Alberta in five years) was to “fill in the gaps” in the Alberta’s health-related innovation system.

On March 25 and 26, 2015, a good start was made on bridging a major gap.

Representatives […]