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孵化培育

行业亮点

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致力于培养创新型人才和帮助创新型企业建立、成长并实现成功的公司组织正在加强扩大杜伦区所有新兴产业的发展。TheLoft、TheVault和CAVE等孵化器的宗旨是加速孵化培育成果,推进公司商业化。
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安大略创优中心(OntarioCentresOfExcellence)和加拿大国家研究理事会(NationalResearchCouncil)就是省级和联邦级别的这种例子,致力于杜伦区孵化项目,启动创新产业公司。充足的资金和可持续的项目开发继续推动着孵化环境的发展,以及专注于创新。
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一个由安大略理工大学(UOIT)、杜伦学院、弗莱明学院、特伦特大学和星火创新中心(SparkInnovationCentre)组成的联合体成立了FastStart。FastStart是一家创业培训合伙机构,旨在提高高校学生的创业技能和意识,帮助他们开发坚实的业务方案,并将产品推向市场。该机构获得安大略政府80万加元的资助,按照安省的5百万加元的校园创业行动项目(On-CampusEntrepreneurshipActivities,简称OCEA),平均分配到这四家大专院校,该项目由安大略创优中心(OntarioCentresofExcellence,简称OCE)管理。

孵化器代表

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星火创新中心(SPARKINNOVATIONCENTRE)

作为安大略省资助的十四个官方地方性创新中心之一,星火中心(SparkCentre)向收入前和早期收入阶段的技术型和创新型公司提供孵化培育和商业化服务。同时,星火中心(SparkCentre)还向成熟的科技型公司提供服务,帮助他们解决公司升级、市场扩张和重组等事宜。 访问网站/a>

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FastStart

FastStart是一家面向高校学生的创业培训合伙机构。FastStart旨在提高创业技能和的意识,帮助学生开发坚实的业务方案,并将其产品和服务快速成功的推向市场。 访问网站。.
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UOIT游戏和媒体娱乐研究实验室(GAMER)

UOIT商业和信息技术学院建立了一所游戏和虚拟现实实验室,该实验室装备有动作捕捉设施、一间测听(声响)室、三维扫描仪和软件,以及最新的交互设备。另外,UOIT还拥有洞穴状自动虚拟环境(CAVE),包括定位用户和确定如何定位的动作追踪摄像头,与三维立体投影。 访问网站

孵化培育新闻

Zambah Partners With Mau5trap

Spark Centre client and Oshawa based startup, Zambah is pleased to announce a new partnership with deadmau5 founded record label, mau5trap. The two companies are collaborating on a series of playlists that will bring attention to new and emerging music. mau5trap will be utilizing Zambah’s streamlined submission process that allows undiscovered or independent artists from anywhere in the world to directly submit music to influential people and brands through their ‘Tastemakers’ feature. For the next few months, mau5trap will use this feature to accept song submissions for multiple playlists they will create on the platform. All songs submitted will be considered for these playlists and artists must visit mau5trap.zambah.com to apply. “We’re really excited to be working with mau5trap on this initiative to bring more awareness to new and emerging artists that need more shine on their work. We can’t wait to share their finished playlist with music fans all over the world.” – Ken Asafo, co-founder of Zambah Industry influencers including araabMUZIK, Arius, UZ, Lucky Date, Breathe Carolina and many more have participated in this new initiative to feature emerging music on more playlists. Artists looking to submit tracks to mau5trap must have a “Pro” subscription to be eligible to submit. For more information about Zambah’s “Pro” subscription priced at $7/month, please visit: zambah.com/pro About Zambah: Zambah is a social music discovery and streaming platform. The platform focuses on the discovery and curation of emerging audio content by delivering great tools that help artists gain new listeners and fans. Zambah also offers artists the opportunity to spread their music to a desired audience by allowing them to submit music...

Spark Innovation Centre Announces New President & CEO

Spark Innovation Centre is pleased to announce the appointment of Sherry Colbourne as the organization’s new President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective January 3, 2017. Sherry is a Canadian entrepreneur who has recently returned to Ontario from a four-year entrepreneurial sabbatical in the Middle East. During her time there she co-founded Startup Oman, which has become the hub of Oman’s entrepreneurial ecosystem, focused specifically on high-impact entrepreneurs. Prior to founding Startup Oman, Sherry was co-founder and CEO of Ladybug Teknologies, a social technology company that developed innovative breath-screening solutions. Sherry’s energy and love of technology was seeded early in her 25-year career in the Canadian high tech sector where she worked for some of Canada’s leading technology innovators including Leigh Instruments, Com Dev, Diemaco, DspFactory and Certicom. “We are very pleased to be welcoming Sherry to the Spark Centre team,” said Kathy Weiss, Chair of Spark Innovation Centre Board of Directors. “We know her experience and passion for entrepreneurship and innovation as well as managing community networks and relationships at all levels will be of tremendous value to Spark Centre.” “I am delighted to be joining Spark Centre and to become part of the continued progress it is making throughout Durham Region in fostering entrepreneurial innovation,” said Sherry Colbourne. About Spark Innovation Centre: Spark Commercialization and Innovation Centre is one of eighteen not-for-profit Regional Innovation Centres (RICs) that form part of the Ontario Network of Entrepreneurs (ONE). The centre works to improve competitiveness and visibility of Durham Region and Northumberland County as a world-class innovation cluster. For more information on Spark Centre, please visit...

Dash MD & Hexyoo Scientific Announced As Winners Of Ignite 2016!

Spark Innovation Centre is pleased to announce Dash MD as the Young Entrepreneur winner and Hexyoo Scientific as the General Entrepreneur winner of the 2016 Ignite Competition. Both companies have taken the top prize of $25,000 each. Dash MD are the creators of a mobile app that helps patients track, manage, and find the care they need once they’ve left the hospital. Their goal is to provide patients with the tools and resources they need to successfully traverse their road to recovery. Hexyoo Scientific are the creators of a proprietary gel based pressure ulcer pad for use in a hospital setting. The gel pad, placed over a mattress has embedded sensors to help healthcare providers with the treatment and prevention of pressure ulcers. “We’re so grateful for this opportunity that has been given to us by Durham Region generally and by Spark Centre specifically,” said Zack Fisch, CEO of Dash MD. “These funds and the support that comes with them will be put towards helping patients across Ontario, and beyond.” “The team is honoured and excited to receive this award”, said Bob Macmillan, President of Hexyoo Scientific Inc. “Hexyoo’s vision and venture has been validated by the recognition of the Ignite 2016 process and the support received by Sparks Centre staff. We are committed to this venture, the product, and look forward to the next chapter in our journey.”          Along with the $25,000 prize, these two companies will be given free office space in Spark Centre’s head office The Loft, located in Oshawa, and will also join Spark Centre’s Thrive Accelerator Program which offers significant advisory and business support services...