Waterloo area delegates beat the tech drum in Germany

Leaders of Canada's technology triangle region have their sights set squarely on Germany this week.Corporate and political delegates from Canada's Technology Triangle(CTT) -- the Ontario cities of Kitchener, Waterloo and Cambridge-- arethere visiting

Published on: June 14th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Accelerated: Springboard takes a ‘people centric’ approach

By Francis Moran and Leo Valiquette We recently conclude our two-part discussion with Jon Bradford, the man behind The Difference Engine and Springboard, two U.K.-based startup accelerators that took their inspiration from TechStarsand Y Combinator in the U.S. The Difference

Published on: August 17th, 2011 Francis Moran

Accelerated: The U.K.’s Springboard gets on and does stuff

By Francis Moran and Leo Valiquette Throughout this series, we have often referenced tech startup accelerators and the important role they play in the commercialization ecosystem, as well as where government support fits into the

Published on: August 11th, 2011 Francis Moran

New portal gives innovation a boost in Waterloo

An online portal launched this week will help manufacturing firms in Waterloo, Ont. share tips, trade goods and do much more.   Dubbed the Manufacturing Innovation Network or MIN, the site was set up

Published on: January 9th, 2009 Michelle MacLeod