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  • Flagship intro to entrepreneurship course launches second year of classes

    September 23, 2014 Read more about IMC200 Innovation and Entrepreneurship course from Arts & Science As the frosh chants begin to die down, undergraduate students are starting to make their way back to class. Following the success of last year’s inaugural session of our undergraduate course IMC200 – Innovation and Entrepreneurship, we are excited ... Read more
  • Why U of T biotech entrepreneur David He made MIT’s Innovators Under 35 list

    August 20, 2014 The MIT Technology Review explains Quanttus’ core as a “watch-like gadget” that “gives a more direct view of the heart’s mechanical performance than an ECG can, capturing the strength and timing of a person’s heartbeats.” (Read the Technology Review feature) “This could be the first time that we have gained access to ... Read more
  • BDC Capital Partners With Creative Destruction Lab, Aims To Reach $1 Billion In Equity Value

    August 20, 2014 Creative Destruction Lab, an elite startup accelerator at the University of Toronto, will receive a major boost over the next three years as it teams up with influential crown corporation BDC Capital, a leading investor in emerging business in Canada. U of T News: Business Development Bank of Canada partners with ... Read more
  • In the news week of Aug 18: ScienceScape, OTI Lumionics, Nanoleaf, Figure1, Snip.ly

    August 20, 2014 – ScienceScape profiled on U of T News: ScienceScape startup founded by U of T student helps researchers track findings – Snip.ly co-founder Mike Cheng took entrepreneurship courses at U of T’s School of Continuing Studies. His startup’s dramatic turnaround was featured in the Globe and Mail: After generating $12 in ... Read more
  • Introducing: The Office of Entrepreneurship

    July 21, 2014 Welcome to the online home of the Banting & Best Centre for Innovation & Entrepreneurship at U of T! We’re very excited to have recently launched this web space where we can connect with entrepreneurs and others who are interested in learning more about innovation and entrepreneurship at the University of Toronto. While ... Read more