Here’s the latest on a wide range of innovation in the Edmonton region. Edmonton Startup Week returns Oct. 17-22, 2022 Edmonton Startup Week will offer six days of workshops, panels, lunch & learns, socials, and other events to build momentum and celebrate Edmonton’s startup community and culture of innovation when it returns from Oct. 17-22. More…

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Here’s the latest on a wide range of innovation in the Edmonton region. Startup pitch marathon builds connections across the Prairies Almost 200 startups from Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Manitoba are lined up to spend three minutes each pitching their companies at the Great Prairies Pitch Marathon on Aug. 18. The event serves as a “State of the…

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Here’s the latest on a wide range of innovation in the Edmonton region. Startup veteran welcomes influx of accelerators For Jason Suriano, The Alberta Innovates Revenue Accelerator (TAIRA) run by GrowthX was exactly what he needed as he worked on shifting TIQ Software into the software-as-a-service realm. “The program has just helped me clearly identify what our customer is,…

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Here’s the latest on a wide range of innovation in the Edmonton region. DeepMind celebrates five years in Edmonton DeepMind Alberta, the first international research office of the UK-based AI arm of Alphabet, celebrated its fifth anniversary at its newly completed office space in downtown Edmonton. “It was a really big step for DeepMind, which is…

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Here’s the latest on a wide range of innovation in the Edmonton region. Medical imaging innovator Medo acquired by California company Medical imaging and AI company Medo is being acquired by Exo, a California-based health information and medical device company interested in making ultrasound imaging faster and simpler so that a wider range of caregivers can use it.…

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Here’s the latest on a wide range of innovation in the Edmonton region. Edmonton moves higher in latest tech talent ranking Edmonton has moved up three spots from last year to place 35th on CBRE’s Scoring Tech Talent report, based on an analysis of labour market conditions, cost, and quality of highly skilled tech workers…

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Here’s the latest on a wide range of innovation in the Edmonton region. Keeping the right digital talent is key to Edmonton’s recovery, says report Edmonton is well-placed to contribute to a digital-led recovery from the pandemic, but more needs to be done to attract and retain young talent, says a report from the research arm of…

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Here’s the latest on a wide range of innovation in the Edmonton region. Innovation U offers free series to bring entrepreneurial ideas to life Innovate Edmonton and the Edmonton Public Library are teaming up to offer a free four-part series that teaches the fundamentals of entrepreneurship. Designed to help participants develop ideas into pitchable business plans, Innovation U will run…

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Here’s the latest on a wide range of innovation in the Edmonton region. G2V Optics is simulating the sun for an upcoming NASA mission G2V Optics has sent solar simulators to NASA to help test a spacecraft that aims to solve Earth’s growing space-junk problem. It’s the latest success in the Edmonton-based company’s evolution toward using its “Engineered…

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Here’s the latest on a wide range of innovation in the Edmonton region. Areto Labs closes first round of venture financing Areto Labs, the cyberbully-busting machine-learning startup, has secured $1 million in investment, with hopes for another $500,000. The pre-seed round is led by Accelerate Fund III, with participation from ScaleGood Fund, The51, and UCeed Social Impact Fund, as well…

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