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 […]

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.

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VaxAlta Inc. Announces Publication of Research on […]

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

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 […]

By |March 10th, 2016|Innovation Community, TEC International|0 Comments

Delta Genomics now a full-fledged not-for-profit genomic testing service

It’s all very well to frame genomics – the science that combines genetic information with functional trait information – just as a crucial Canadian agriculture business tool but there’s higher motive at work here.

“The reality,” says Delta Genomics CEO Colin Coros, “is the world needs to know how to produce enough food for nine billion […]

By |November 18th, 2014|Innovation Community, TEC Clients|0 Comments