Israeli Ambassador Rafael Barak Visits TEC Edmonton

As a productive meeting with TEC Edmonton’s CEO Chris Lumb, Vice President of Technology Management Jayant Kumar and Director of Strategic Partnerships Chris Diaper drew to a close, Israel’s ambassador to Canada made a cheerful observation.

“My title should not be ‘ambassador,’” chuckled Rafael Barak. “I would be better described as match-maker.”

Israel is considered to be a […]

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TEC Edmonton Ranked 16th Best University Business Incubator in the World

The University of Alberta’s business incubator is the 16th best in the world, according to the latest global ranking by the University Business Incubator Index.

TEC Edmonton, a joint venture of the U of A and the City of Edmonton (through Edmonton Economic Development), also ranked fourth in North America and third in Canada in 2015.

The […]

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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