ANNOUNCEMENT: City of Edmonton & Innovate Edmonton Expand Innovation Play with New $5M Fund

To strengthen start-ups and scale-ups in Edmonton, City Council approved $5M for Innovate Edmonton to allocate to technology accelerators. The new fund is designed to dovetail with a province-wide push for business acceleration, and to enhance coaching, investment-readiness and sales channels for Edmonton’s tech companies.

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Innovate Edmonton Land Acknowledgement

Indigenous innovation has taken place on these lands, Amiskwaciwâskahikan/ᐊᒥᐢᑲᐧᒋᐋᐧᐢᑲᐦᐃᑲᐣ, Edmonton since time immemorial. At Innovate Edmonton, we recognize, appreciate, and celebrate the First Nations, Metis, and Inuit innovators whose footsteps have marked these lands for generations. We respectfully acknowledge that we are situated on Treaty 6 territory, traditional lands of the Cree, Dene, Blackfoot, Saulteaux, Nakota Sioux, and Metis. We also encourage, support, and promote the resurgence of Indigenous knowledge and practices and are committed to empowering Indigenous innovation in the spirit of reconciliation.

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