Here’s the latest on a wide range of innovation in the Edmonton region. Feel free to share it and let us know how we can improve the Blast. Let’s begin! Edmonton Regional Innovation Network secures $4.9M in funding The Edmonton Regional Innovation Network (ERIN) has secured $4.9 million over three years from Alberta Innovates to help ensure that Edmonton-based founders have…

Read More

Job Type: Full Time, Three (3) Year Term Innovation is at the heart of what we do and shapes what we pursue for our people, partners, and companies.  At Innovate Edmonton, we welcome challenges and engage in purpose-driven work.  We value experimentation, trial and error, and big leaps of faith to achieve Edmonton’s audacious goals.…

Read More

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…

Read More

NEWS RELEASE EDMONTON, ALBERTA, May 10, 2022 – Alberta is investing in networks that support startup businesses by helping them bring their products to market. Alberta’s technology and innovation sector is an important part of the government’s efforts to diversify the economy. The Alberta Innovation Network plays a strategic role in helping to ensure that…

Read More

Alberta’s government is investing in networks that support startup businesses by helping them bring their products to market. NEWS RELEASE Alberta’s technology and innovation sector is an important part of the government’s efforts to diversify the economy. The Alberta Innovation Network plays a strategic role in helping to ensure that Alberta innovators and entrepreneurs have access…

Read More

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…

Read More

EDMONTON, Alberta – Alberta Innovates and 500 Global, one of the world’s most active venture capital firms, are unveiling today the inaugural batch of the Alberta Accelerator by 500. 500 Global selected 11 startups for Batch 1 of the Alberta Accelerator by 500. They attended a rigorous 12-week program, which included mentorship on segments ranging from customer discovery to…

Read More

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…

Read More

First cohort of entrepreneurs receive accelerator support from 500 Global NEWS RELEASE EDMONTON, ALBERTA, January 17, 2022 – One of the world’s most active venture capital firms, 500 Global, has officially arrived in Alberta. Beginning January 11th, fourteen seed-stage companies will begin their 10-week training program through the Alberta Accelerator by 500, led by a…

Read More