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OneMRKT Social E-commerce Platform Launch

For Immediate Release  OneMRKT is a first to market Canadian, innovative, social e-commerce platform that connects manufacturers to independent direct-sellers and connects the independent direct sellers to end-users. For manufacturers and small businesses, OneMRKT eliminates the traditional high distribution costs by providing access to a network of direct sellers to promote their products and expand…

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Succession Planning Webinars

What happens if 70% of your Main Street shuts down? There is a tsunami of business and farm owners looking to transition their businesses and retire. A lack of business succession planning is bad for not only the business but for the community’s economy as well. Get free access to 14 detailed webinars from industry…

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St. Lawrence College Student Showcase

In celebration of 50 years of St. Lawrence College, The School of Business has identified business students who we believe will make a significant contribution to the business world upon graduation. These students have been nominated by peers, faculty and staff and are recognized as “The Next Best”. The Next Best recognizes students who are…

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Goat Farming Information Session

Kingston, ON – The Kingston Economic Development Corporation and the County of Frontenac want residents to get excited about goats. Goat milk will be the foundation of an innovative, hypoallergenic product manufactured at the Feihe infant formula plant slated to be built in Kingston, and the hope is that as much as possible can be…

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DDQIC Regional Pitch Competition

The Dunin-Deshpande Queen’s Innovation Centre (DDQIC) is pleased to announce the Regional Pitch Competition! With up to $20,000 in prize money available, the Regional Pitch Competition allows budding entrepreneurs to pitch their venture to a panel of judges, compete against other entrepreneurs and receive immediate feedback on their project. The Regional Pitch Competition is open…

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GreenCentre IHC4 SME Competition

Good chemistry is a critical component of most commercial innovation. Chemistry makes everything we do possible; our clothes, food, transportation and information are directly enabled by the chemistry industry, making it the largest manufacturing industry in the world. It is either at the core of a new discovery, a critical component of a new market…

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NanoFabrication Kingston Research Workshop

NanoFabrication Kingston is hosting a research workshop on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 from 10 am until noon at Innovation Park. This event will highlight the expanding capability of NFK, particularly its new CFI-funded equipment for patterning, depositing and etching materials at an extremely small scale. Researchers from Queen’s, RMC and representatives of CMC Microsystems will…

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Dx3 Canada Recruiting Canadian Start-ups for its Inaugural Retail Innovation Challenge

Jan. 18, 2017 – TORONTO: Dx3 Canada is recruiting Canadian start-ups for its inaugural Retail Innovation Challenge. Launched in partnership with a slate of major retail industry players, the competition aims to find the best new companies working to improve the retail merchant and retail technology sectors. Entrepreneurs will have the opportunity to present their innovative retail-related…

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New clean-tech foundation to financially support the research, development and commercialization of emerging clean technology in Canada

January 11, 2017 TORONTO, ONT – The formation of the Enviro Innovate Clean-tech Foundation that utilizes the generous donations from donors and partners to advance and accelerate startups and established enterprises looking to design, invent, patent, develop and commercialize innovative clean technologies. The Foundation, in collaboration with our coalition partners, including XPRIZE, Enviro Ambient Corporation,…

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Embark Funding

Embark Funding helps place a young professional (aged 22-29) with an Ontario-based technology venture to accomplish specific goals or milestones. Ventures can receive up to $20,000 towards the cost of the Embark candidate’s salary. Each recipient will also be required to contribute $2,500 cash (or 12.5% of amount requested) over the program’s six-month period. Embark…

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