(Image: Anthony Reinhart, Communitech). An employee at the UTIAS Space Flight Laboratory in Toronto assembles a satellite. UTIAS is working with Communitech to send two satellites into space next year.

Published: August 13th, 2013

Ottawa-area tech startups get nearly $4M in federal investment

Six Ottawa-area technology start-ups are splitting $3.67 million in investment from the federal government through the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario), an investment the government promises will create up

Published on: March 25th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Feds invest in Niagara-area Internet startup

A Niagara-area Internet startup will benefit from some cash from the federal government to help it bring its technology to market. The Government of Canada, through FedDev, is investing in IIX Corp. (International

Published on: February 22nd, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Toronto’s OCAD University launches new paid digital internships

Toronto-based OCAD University has announced a new paid internship program to give students and graduates in its digital programs more opportunities for real world learning beyond the classroom. The program will offer six-month

Published on: October 15th, 2012 Christine Wong

Government invests $1.1 million seed funding into STEM startups

The federal government has provided $1.1 million to the Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) today to fund 30 startups in the science, technology, education, and medical (STEM) fields, Conservative MP Kellie Leitch announced

Published on: June 26th, 2012 Brian Jackson

$5M released to help 160 Southern Ontario tech startups get to market

Southern Ontario’s startup community got a boost today from the federal government with the release of nearly $5 million earmarked to help some 450 graduates in the science and technology fields develop their

Published on: March 16th, 2012 Nestor Arellano