Mcgill, Laval, U of A researchers create affordable Covid bracelet for nursing homes
Researchers from three Canadian universities are teaming up to create a low-cost Covid-19 bracelet for seniors living in nursing homes.
Bios Health and Mila hook up for $800K neural biomarker research collab
BIOS Health will partner with Mila, McGill University and the Université de Montréal to develop an AI-controlled closed-loop neuromodulati..
“The best place in North America to eat, and the best place in North America for AI”
Last Tuesday, McGill University hosted the second annual Montreal AI Symposium, which aims to gather “experts and professionals interested..
Centech’s Propulsion accelerator announces new Fall ’18 cohort
Centech‘s Propulsion accelerator program in Montreal is announcing six new startups that will join its fall 2018 cohort.
Centech is par..
McGill University + Centech incubator to create joint medtech cohort
McGill University’s Faculty of Medicine will join forces with Centech, the École de Technologie Supérieure’s startup incubator, to acceler..
Recap: the International Forum of the Americas’ Discussion on AI
Thursday, June 14th, concluded the 4-day International Forum of the Americas in Montreal, self-described as “committed to heightening know..
WMNinTECH: on BDC’s “Women In Tech: Finding Opportunity on the Challenging Path to Success”
On Wednesday, May 23, BDC, BDO and MontrealNewTech hosted an event at Salon 1861 called “Women In Tech: Finding Opportunity on the Challen..
McGill researcher Dr. Joelle Pineau to head new Facebook AI lab in Montreal
At a private gathering in the McGill Faculty Club this morning, various members of the press, academics from the university, and represent..
$100,000 McGill Dobson Cup returns for student startups
McGill University’s $100,000 annual student startup competition is back for 2017. The Dobson Cup will be hosted by the McGill Dobson Centr..
The 8 startups from McGill’s Lean Startup Program
“We just signed a contract with our second retailer!”
“Business isn’t my field, but I feel like I finally understand the terminology a..
Cricket-made Naak bar ups the ante with crowdfund
The folks behind Naak energy bars for runners and athletes have launched a new crowdfunding campaign in an effort to ramp up production. T..
Montreal, Longueuil police buying Lito electric motorcycles
Police in Montreal and Longueuil will soon be patrolling the streets on a brand new electric motorcycle created by Longueuil-based Lito Gr..
Food-sharing app offers a healthy break from routine
There’s a new, affordable alternative to fast food for McGill University students and beyond.
Sean Kaiser, Kristina Pearkes, and Paul B..
Dobson Centre accepting applicants for new LaunchPad program
McGill University’s Dobson Centre for Entrepreneurship is fast approaching its deadline for applications for its LaunchPad startup program..
Anges Quebec invests in Thorasys and its portable lung device
Montreal startup Thorasys has landed a $1.3 million investment from members of the Anges Québec investor group.
Thorasys offers pulmona..