OBIO was happy to celebrate the wedding of Braze Mobility Co-Founder and CEO Founder, Pooja Viswanathan, on December 14th and 15th, 2019.
Innovation Factory, Hamilton’s regional innovation centre, will expand into a $2.4 million collaborative space, providing entrepreneurs with access to advanced equipment to design and build innovative new products. The 10,000-square-foot space will also be home to The Forge, McMaster’s startup incubator.
Versant Ventures announced an infusion of $700 million through two new funds, including a primary global fund and Canadian companion fund.
Dr. Sheila Wang, Chief Medical Officer at Swift Medical, was featured on CTV Montreal demonstrating Swift's wound measurement app at the McGill University Health Centre.
Charles Plant, Senior Director at the Impact Centre, has released a book titled 'Triggers and Barriers: A customer perspective on innovation,' which focuses on how customers think when they are buying something innovative.
The Lazaridis Institute at Wilfrid Laurier University opened applications for their first Women Founder/Co-Founder cohort for the flagship Lazaridis Scale-Up Program.
Mariner Endosurgery announced U.S. FDA clearance for their LaparaGuard Augmented Surgical Navigation System, which allows surgeons unprecedented 3D spatial awareness during minimally invasive abdominal procedures.
The Canadian Technology Accelerator Initiative (CTA) helps high-potential, high-growth Canadian technology SMEs seeking to expand to the U.S through a 5 month program of workshops, events, mentorship and business introductions.