Classes available to aspiring entrepreneurs alongside one-on-one advice from inaugural Innovator in Residence PARTNER NEWS RELEASE EDMONTON, AB, June 28, 2022 – The Edmonton Public Library (EPL) and Innovate Edmonton are delighted to announce a new partnership with a focus on encouraging and developing new entrepreneurs in the city. Edmontonians with big ideas will have access…

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Edmonton is highlighted in the world’s paramount report on enriching startup and economic growth – with current ecosystem value at $641 million EDMONTON, AB, June 15, 2022 — The 2022 Global Startup Ecosystem Report (GSER) by Startup Genome launched this week at London Tech Week. The GSER is the world’s most comprehensive, data-driven research on…

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With Innovate Edmonton receiving $4.1M of these funds to expand programs and services to accelerate growth of Edmonton-based companies EDMONTON, ALBERTA, May 10, 2022 – The Edmonton Regional Innovation Network (ERIN) and Innovate Edmonton have secured multi-year funding to support local innovators through programs to build companies and solutions for global demands. This injection of…

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On April 29th, we participated in two federal funding announcements: We will receive $490,625 to create an Innovation Gallery in downtown Edmonton to showcase, educate and provide awareness about innovation activities in Alberta. This is part of federal funding of more than $6.7 million through the Canada Community Revitalization Fund that will enable community-led initiatives…

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As we celebrate Earth Day 2022, it’s important to highlight the innovators in Edmonton and across Alberta helping to build a greener tomorrow and tackling some of the world’s biggest challenges like the climate emergency. Alberta Innovates and Innovate Edmonton are celebrating a dozen companies that are looking to reimagine waste in the province and…

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On April 12th, we welcomed Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and MP George Chahal to Innovate Edmonton for a national announcement, promoting the federal budget in support of small businesses and innovation. Following PM Trudeau’s national announcement, our CEO Catherine Warren delivered remarks about Edmonton’s leadership as an inclusive global innovation capital.  “At its core, innovation…

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Announcement Innovate Edmonton has a bold vision to position Edmonton as a global innovation capital by fostering a culture of innovation at every level in Edmonton. To support these efforts, Innovate Edmonton welcomes the new Manager, Placemaking & Activation, Jane Leadbeater. Reporting to the Director, Strategic & Operational Growth, Leadbeater is responsible for uniting Edmontonians through…

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EDMONTON, ALBERTA, January 25, 2022 – Innovate Edmonton has a bold vision to position Edmonton as a global innovation capital by supporting Edmonton-made solutions to global challenges. As part of this vision, and to accelerate homegrown innovation and attract strategic investment, Innovate Edmonton is announcing a new public space for operations, program delivery, co-working and events. Edmonton’s newest innovation destination is scheduled to open downtown in fall 2022 as the first home of Innovate Edmonton. Innovate Edmonton is leasing the street-level, loft-style space located at 10107 Jasper…

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NEWS RELEASE EDMONTON, ALBERTA. January 24, 2022 – The TELUS Community Safety and Wellness Accelerator (TELUS CSW), in partnership with the Edmonton Police Foundation (EPF) and Silicon Valley accelerator AlchemistX, is proud to announce it has selected its first cohort. Starting January 25, 2022, 20 tech startups from around the world will participate in a…

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