Be inspired by the Durham Art of Transition Creative Awards

Be inspired by the Durham Art of Transition Creative Awards

Calling all fans of music, literature, art, and culture — it’s time to gather and celebrate our local creative class, at the fifth annual Durham Art of Transition Creative Awards. This is a wonderful opportunity to recognize some of the movers and shakers who are making a difference in our community. DATCA celebrates the importance of creativity, innovation and collaboration in Durham Region, and focuses on the many successes of our local economy. To read more, click...
Durham College Receives Additional $20,000 in Ontario Centres of Excellence Funding

Durham College Receives Additional $20,000 in Ontario Centres of Excellence Funding

Durham College receives additional $20,000 in Ontario Centres of Excellence funding to support work with IFTech Inventing Future Technology Inc. Funding will enable college to continue ongoing applied research related to wireless gaming technology Oshawa – The Durham College (DC) Office of Research Services and Innovation (ORSI) announced that it has received $20,000 in additional funding from Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) to support its ongoing applied research work with IFTech Inventing Future Technology Inc. (IFTech), an Oshawa-based start-up company that specializes in wearable technology related to immersive gaming and virtual world simulation. Received via OCE’s Voucher for Innovation and Productivity (VIP), which allows eligible companies to gain access to expertise and resources from colleges, universities and research hospitals to support commercialization, innovation, productivity, e-business and research and development, the funding will see DC faculty and student researchers continue their work on IFTech’s multi-sensory stimulation device – As Real As It Gets (ARAIG). To read more, click...
Do It In Durham – Global Entrepreneurship Week Advisory

Do It In Durham – Global Entrepreneurship Week Advisory

Celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week right here In Durham! Do It In Durham is a series of events taking place in the Region of Durham from 17-21 November 2014. BACD, along with 22 partners have come together to collaborate and create 30 business-focused events for budding entrepreneurs and business interested in growing, networking and leveraging resources. For more information, click...