Here’s the latest on a wide range of innovation in the Edmonton region. Let’s begin! YEG Startup Community Awards honour champions of all kinds The second annual YEG Startup Community Awards recognized a dozen individuals and organizations for outstanding contributions to the startup ecosystem. The May 19 event at Poppy Barley reached its crescendo with the announcement…

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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! NeurAlbertaTech hackathon aims to inspire beginners this summer Registration is now open for natHACKS, Alberta’s annual brain-computer interface hackathon put on by NeurAlbertaTech to inspire…

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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…

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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! Innovate Edmonton Secures Federal Funding for ‘Innovation Gallery’ & ‘Capital City Pilots’ On April 29th, Innovate Edmonton participated in two federal funding annoucements. Prairies Economic Development Canada…

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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 International Airport goes all-in on hydrogen The Edmonton International Airport (EIA) has announced several agreements and initiatives that position it as “a significant driver of demand for hydrogen…

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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! Several Edmonton startups accepted into Uniting the Prairies Uniting the Prairies, a conference in Saskatoon connecting startups with investors and tech leaders, will see a…

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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! Hydrogen key to fuelling the future, PM says on Edmonton stop Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is bullish on the role of hydrogen in Canada’s transition…

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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! Setback on hiking trail leads to innovative food business Lisa Bélanger found herself in need of innovation partway through her attempt at hiking the Pacific…

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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! I Heart AB Tech campaign warmly received amidst calls for unified innovation narrative Nicole and Cory Janssen, Co-Founders of AltaML, have started the I Heart AB Tech campaign…

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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! Cohort 1 of the Alberta Accelerator by 500 Global will graduate this month The first batch of companies in Alberta Accelerator by 500 Global, which has been…

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