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May 08, 2017, 13:30 ET IBM and ventureLAB Team with Ontario Government and Ontario Centres of Excellence to Drive Innovation and Economic Growth in York Region

Today, IBM (NYSE: IBM) and ventureLAB are unveiling the IBM Innovation Space – Markham Convergence Centre, an enterprise-led innovation hub in Ontario. Located at the IBM Canada headquarters in...


May 08, 2017, 13:30 ET IBM and ventureLAB Team with Ontario Government and Ontario Centres of Excellence to Drive Innovation and Economic Growth in York Region

New innovation space opens at IBM Office to support business development, entrepreneurs, developers, start-ups MARKHAM, ON, May 8, 2017 /CNW/ - Today, IBM (NYSE: IBM) and ventureLAB are unveiling the ...


Feb 06, 2017, 10:00 ET ventureLAB, Trainers Choice and Invest Barrie partner to help health and wellness companies gain access to national markets

Call for submissions will create accelerated opportunities for small and medium-sized companies BARRIE, ON, Feb. 6, 2017 /CNW/ - Trainers Choice, ventureLAB and Invest Barrie have partnered on a new...


Oct 31, 2016, 08:30 ET Newmarket's TieiT App receives OCE SmartStart Seed Fund

NEWMARKET, ON, Oct. 31, 2016 /CNW/ - York Region technology startup, TieiT, a sales, marketing automation and business management platform has been awarded the Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE)...


Oct 31, 2016, 08:30 ET ventureLAB Client FleetRover is Awarded $60,000 from the OCE SmartStart Seed Fund

YORK REGION, ON, Oct. 31, 2016 /CNW/ - FleetRover, a technology based logistics company has been awarded $60,000 from the Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) SmartStart Seed Fund as a result of...


Sep 15, 2016, 10:00 ET ventureLAB's Blueprint initiative seeks innovative solutions to affordable housing issues in York Region

Blueprint kicks off on October 15 with a 2-day design lab followed by a 3-month incubator YORK REGION, ON, Sept. 15, 2016 /CNW/ - Blueprint: Affordable Housing is a new initiative out of ventureLAB's ...


Jun 28, 2016, 11:00 ET ventureLAB and Saint Elizabeth Partner to Develop a Connected Health Innovation Cluster in York Region

MARKHAM, ON, June 28, 2016 /CNW/ - ventureLAB, a not-for-profit Regional Innovation Centre and Saint Elizabeth, a national health care provider and not-for-profit charitable organization, announced a ...


May 03, 2016, 09:00 ET GO Open Data Conference aims to drive open data movement in Ontario

The role of open data in communities and entrepreneurship is a key theme for the 2016 conference YORK REGION, ON, May 3, 2016 /CNW/ - The 2016 GO Open Data Conference (GOOD16) returns for the fourth...


Feb 23, 2016, 10:00 ET 18 finalist teams compete in inaugural FIRST LEGO League Ontario Innovation Celebration

Two teams of students, aged 9-14 will advance to represent Ontario in the Global Innovation Award presented by XPRIZE YORK REGION, ON, Feb. 23, 2016 /CNW/ - On February 27, 2016, FIRST Robotics...


Nov 05, 2015, 10:00 ET MaRS and ventureLAB set to form new collaboration focused on enhancing engagement between healthcare organizations and ventures

TORONTO, Nov. 5, 2015 /CNW/ - MaRS Health, a division of MaRS Discovery District and ventureLAB, a non-profit Regional Innovation Centre serving York Region, Simcoe County and Muskoka District,...