May 16, 2019
Roberto Cervantes and his team at CryptoNumerics are keen to take advantage of next week’s giant Collision tech conference to put the startup co-founded by University of Toronto alumni on the map.
One of the world’s fastest-growing and most influential technology conferences, Collision’s arrival in Toronto speaks to the rising importance ... Read more
May 14, 2019
What can a swarm of drones tell us about how our bodies make blood? Can folding strands of DNA into origami-like structures help researchers engineer more targeted treatments for lupus and multiple sclerosis? What new insights can mathematical and computational modelling offer into how tissues and organs form?
These are just ... Read more
May 13, 2019
In the city of the future, no one will drive a car. Instead, you’ll be ferried around by a fleet of autonomous electric cars that will whiz through the city 24-7, their speed and direction entirely guided by on-board and cloud based computer systems.
These cars will never idle, never park. ... Read more
May 9, 2019
Vancouver’s place in the startup ecosystem rankings has significantly dropped, while Toronto-Waterloo is making a steady ascent, according to Startup Genome’s Global Startup Ecosystem Report for 2019.
Startup Genome’s 2017 report assessed 20 startup ecosystems around the world, but this year, the report published a top 30. Last year’s report ... Read more
May 8, 2019
A new multidisciplinary research centre at the University of Toronto will leverage the power of artificial intelligence, or AI, to address challenges in a wide range of fields, including human health, sustainability and advanced manufacturing.
The new Centre for Analytics and Artificial Intelligence Engineering (CARTE) was approved by the Faculty of ... Read more
May 1, 2019
Li-Cycle was little more than a drawing on the back of a napkin in a Yorkville coffee shop three years ago. Today, the startup founded by University of Toronto alumni is on the verge of an international expansion that its backers believe could fundamentally alter the way that lithium-ion batteries ... Read more
April 30, 2019
The cofounders of Click Payments processing platform aim to simplify and lower transaction fees while growing the digital economy.
Zavosh Zaboliyan is excited to be one of the Canadian delegates attending the G20 YEA (Young Entrepreneurs Alliance) summit this May in Fukuoka, Japan, where he’ll represent Canada on the world stage with hundreds of other like-minded innovators from ... Read more