Ontario Industry Updates

KA Imaging announced as one of 10 companies in this year’s Lazaridis ScaleUp Program

The Lazaridis Institute for the Management of Technology Enterprises has selected 10 of the country’s most promising technology companies to participate in the fifth cohort of the Lazaridis ScaleUp Program. The institute, housed in Wilfrid Laurier University’s Lazaridis School of Business and Economics, supports Canada’s tech sector through research and programming focused on growth and innovation. Its ScaleUp Program helps companies grow globally through mentorship, programming, and access to a global network of experts.

Apply for the Genomic Applications Partnership Program (GAPP)

Ontario Genomics is pleased to announce that a new round of Genome Canada’s Genomic Applications Partnership Program (GAPP) is now open (Round 18). The program provides a unique opportunity for Receptor organizations to collaborate with an ’omics researcher, and to leverage their R&D investments with public funding.

Application deadline: October 28, 2019

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Interface Biologics Announces Sale of Surface Modification Business to Evonik

Interface Biologics Inc. (“IBI”), a privately held, commercial stage developer of innovative material science technologies for Medtech and Pharmaceutical applications, is pleased to announce the sale of its surface modification business to Evonik, a German based specialty chemical company with revenues in excess of €13 billion in 2018.

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Apply for a RBC Post-Doctoral and Graduate Fellowship

The RBC Post-Doctoral & Graduate Fellowships will support research and innovation at the University of Toronto and recognize emerging leaders who are establishing a record of research, scholarship, and impact, and exhibit the potential to make significant contributions to the body of research in the field of entrepreneurship and innovation.