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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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! Alberta Catalyzer announces second cohort Alberta Catalyzer, the pre-accelerator run by Innovate Edmonton and Platform Calgary, has named its second cohort, featuring 15 startups run by 23 founders.…

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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 ranks third in Canada for VC-backed employment Edmonton is one of the top three cities in Canada for venture-capital-supported employment, says the VC year-in-review from the Canadian…

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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! Provincial budget includes funding for tech strategy, neurosciences, hydrogen centre Finance Minister Travis Toews delivered a budget last week that tech leaders greeted with both enthusiasm and…

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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! Startup Edmonton’s pre-accelerator program names its fifth cohort Startup Edmonton, a division of Innovate Edmonton, is welcoming the fifth cohort of companies for Propel, its 12-week pre-accelerator that…

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