Federal investment advances Alberta’s hydrogen economy

January 14, 2022 Diana Feng 0

From: Prairies Economic Development Canada News release Funding of $1.35 million through Prairies Economic Development Canada (PrairiesCan) will help modernize an Edmonton facility for Alberta firms to test their products and processes to demonstrate the value of Canadian-made technologies for the global hydrogen industry November 9, 2021 – Edmonton, Alberta – Prairies […]

Nominations open for Alberta’s highest honour

January 14, 2022 Diana Feng 0

Up to 10 individuals will be inducted into the Order this year in recognition of remarkable contributions to their community, the province and beyond. Nominations are accepted year-round but must be received by Feb. 15 to be considered for investiture this year. Nominations not selected in 2022 will be considered […]

Lilly and Entos Pharmaceuticals Enter into Research and Collaboration Agreement to Support the Development of Innovative Therapies in Multiple Neurologic Indications

January 7, 2022 Diana Feng 0

Combination of Entos’ Fusogenix nucleic acid delivery technology and Lilly’s therapeutic cargo offers potential to overcome a key challenge in delivering nucleic acid therapies to the nervous system < NEWS PROVIDED BY Eli Lilly and Company > INDIANAPOLIS and EDMONTON, AB, Jan. 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) has acquired exclusive […]

Nominate a business leader for an AWE award today!

December 25, 2021 Diana Feng 0

Nominate a business leader today! AWE Award nominations are now OPEN We are looking for nominees who have demonstrated: Entrepreneurial spirit through perseverance, the courage to take risks, and the ability to seize opportunity A strong, scalable business model with plans for future growth A dedication to building business and […]


December 17, 2021 Administrator 0

< BY MEAGAN SIMPSON AND CHARLES MANDEL / CANADIAN STARTUP NEWS / DECEMBER 13, 2021 . © 2012-2021 BETAKIT INCORPORATED > Well known for its annual list highlighting Canada’s fastest-growing tech companies, The Narwhal Project has created a new index ranking Canada’s accelerators. The list includes 21 Canadian accelerators, incubators, and entrepreneurial programs, ranking them based on data collected […]

Rainforest Scorecard Participation

November 28, 2021 Diana Feng 0

Measuring Alberta’s Innovation Rainforest Alberta is an informal organization of people working together to improve Alberta’s innovation ecosystem. Their goal is to grow the invisible infrastructure that underlies successful innovation communities here in Alberta. Community members join by signing the social contract – a set of 10 values that guide and support […]

Northern Petrochemical Corporation announces $2.5-billion project in Alberta’s Grande Prairie region

November 16, 2021 Diana Feng 0

Lisa JohnsonPublishing date:Nov 11, 2021  • Last Updated 3 days ago  •  2 minute read Alberta Premier Jason Kenney says a planned $2.5-billion petrochemical plant in the Grande Prairie region is a sign of hope in the province’s economic recovery. Alberta Premier Jason Kenney says a planned $2.5-billion petrochemical plant in the Grande Prairie region […]

Alberta Jobs Now Program Second intake: November 10, 2021

November 15, 2021 Diana Feng 0

Overview The Alberta Jobs Now program will provide up to $370 million to help private and non-profit businesses with job supports to get thousands of Albertans back to work. Employers can apply for funding to offset the cost of hiring and training unemployed or underemployed Albertans in new or vacant […]

Alberta Leadership Courses for Tech Companies

October 29, 2021 Jing 0

The 21st century workplace relies on the leadership abilities of every worker to advance the mission of the organization. These courses are for you – if you are an aspiring, future, or new leader within a technology company. Progressive technology companies invest in the leadership capacity of their personnel – […]

2020-21 Ember Awards now open

October 24, 2021 Diana Feng 0

The Ember Awards submissions are now open! This has been a long time coming, and we are excited to once again highlight the best of the best in Alberta’s Interactive and Digital Media landscape over the past two years. Despite the blip that put our awards on hold in 2020, we are […]

Accelerating Canadian Startups from Seed to Scale

September 9, 2021 Diana Feng 0

16 Cohorts 180+ Startups 500+ Mentors & Investors Who We Are Since 2016 Connection Silicon Valley (CSV) has focused on helping Canadian startups connect into the Silicon Valley tech ecosystem; gain quick, early traction in their business; and access global funding sources. The Access to Global Capital (A2GC) Accelerator program […]