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21 Jul 2014

ACAMP benefits from AITF and federal funding

ACAMP benefits from AITF and federal funding
On July 21, Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification Canada, announced an investment of $3.3 million toward the purchase and installation of specialized advanced manufacturing and product development equipment at the Alberta Centre for Advanced Micro Nano Technology Products (ACAMP). Read more...
Author: AITF Staff
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17 Jul 2014

ASTech Awards finalists saddle up with AITF

ASTech Awards finalists saddle up with AITF
It’s ASTech Awards season! AITF is pleased to highlight finalists who have proven outstanding in their disciplines, for fostering ideas and commercializing technologies …
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17 Jul 2014

Fuel-cell project includes AITF support

Fuel-cell project includes AITF support

AITF Principal Scientist Partha Sarkar has been working in collaboration with the U of A on a fuel cell project. The research is one of 24 finalist submissions for an Alberta-led Grand Challenge on innovative carbon uses. Read the Edmonton Journal story for details on the project...

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16 Jul 2014

10 Tips For Grant Writing Success

10 Tips For Grant Writing Success
Douglas Hagedorn has leveraged a number of innovation grants from Alberta Innovates Tech Futures, TECTERRA and more to fund his technology company Tactalis.  Douglas shared his grant writing experience with the local tech community so they too could learn how to apply for non-dilutive funding...
Author: AITF Staff
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10 Jul 2014

Hemp ties strengthen Alberta-China relationship

Hemp ties strengthen Alberta-China relationship
Tech Futures and the Heilongjiang Academy of Sciences (HAS) have entered into a partnership for the development of hemp as a crop and bioproduct. HAS scoured the globe for a hemp partner and settled on AITF as its top choice for achieving the joint Albertan and Chinese goals...
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Videos showcase commercialized geomatics tech

New videos have been produced to highlight commercialized geomatics technologies supported by Calgary-based TECTERRA, which receives funding from Tech Futures' iCORE. Learn about the technologies and how AITF is helping grow the geomatics industry in Alberta and abroad...
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MindFuel partnership inspires video series

MindFuel (formerly the Science Alberta Foundation) has teamed up with Tech Futures to release a video series highlighting the cross-connectivity between non-profits for young minds, research orgs, and student teams. This trifecta represents the upcoming wave of tech entrepreneurs faced with the challenges of tomorrow, today. Watch the videos to learn about biosensors, microbes, and computer programs being developed, thanks to the partnership... 
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Hemp ties strengthen Alberta-China relationship

Tech Futures and the Heilongjiang Academy of Sciences (HAS) have entered into a partnership for the development of hemp as a crop and bioproduct. HAS scoured the globe for a hemp partner and settled on AITF as its top choice for achieving the joint Albertan and Chinese goals...
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10 Tips For Grant Writing Success

Douglas Hagedorn has leveraged a number of innovation grants from Alberta Innovates Tech Futures, TECTERRA and more to fund his technology company Tactalis.  Douglas shared his grant writing experience with the local tech community so they too could learn how to apply for non-dilutive funding...
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ACAMP benefits from AITF and federal funding

On July 21, Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification Canada, announced an investment of $3.3 million toward the purchase and installation of specialized advanced manufacturing and product development equipment at the Alberta Centre for Advanced Micro Nano Technology Products (ACAMP). Read more...
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7/30/2014 12:00 PM

Innovation Golf Tournament

Golf tournament coordinated and hosted by the Edmonton Research Park, Bio Alberta and TEC Edmonton.

When: Wednesday, July 30; Registration/Lunch 12:00 - 12:45 pm; Shotgun start at 1:00 p.m.
Details: $95 per player (includes green fee); $40 dinner only; BBQ dinner, door prizes, 9 holes (Texas Scramble format); shared golf cart

Payment by cheque only, complete information on attached.

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  • Innovation Golf Tournament(7/30/2014 12:00 PM)
    7/30/2014 12:00 PM

    Innovation Golf Tournament

    Golf tournament coordinated and hosted by the Edmonton Research Park, Bio Alberta and TEC Edmonton.

    When: Wednesday, July 30; Registration/Lunch 12:00 - 12:45 pm; Shotgun start at 1:00 p.m.
    Details: $95 per player (includes green fee); $40 dinner only; BBQ dinner, door prizes, 9 holes (Texas Scramble format); shared golf cart

    Payment by cheque only, complete information on attached.

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  • ICANM2014(8/11/2014 - 8/13/2014)
    8/11/2014 - 8/13/2014

    ICANM2014

    A global gathering of industry and academia leaders in advanced materials and nanotechnology.

    Location: Calgary, Alberta

    Date: August 11-13, 2014

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  • Hemp-focused tour - Sylvan Lake(8/15/2014)
    8/15/2014

    Hemp-focused tour - Sylvan Lake

    What do you know about hemp? Want to find out more? Learn how hemp has and can be used to produce commercial products and tour a hemp producing farm in Central Alberta.

    Date: August 15, 2014
    Time: 8:30 a.m.

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  • Lloydminster Heavy Oil Show(9/10/2014 - 9/11/2014)
    9/10/2014 - 9/11/2014

    Lloydminster Heavy Oil Show

    The Lloydminster Heavy Oil Show is an opportunity for visitors to discover and network with the substantial knowledge base that exhibitors bring to the show. For businesses, this show will demonstrate how heavy oil can be produced in a manageable and profitable manner.

    Location: Lloydminster Agricultural Exhibition Grounds, 5521 - 49 Avenue, Lloydminster, Saskatchewan
    Date: September 10-11, 2014

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  • E-Town Festival(9/11/2014 - 9/12/2014)
    9/11/2014 - 9/12/2014

    E-Town Festival

    E-Town Festival is a conference that will celebrate and encourage creativity, innovation and disruptive-thinking. With support from business associations - Junior Achievement, Alberta Womens Entrepreneurs, Entrepreneurs Organization, Capital Ideas, TEC Edmonton, Chamber of Commerce and others. The agenda will include speakers, food and ideas, a concert and breakout sessions.

    Date: September 11-12, 2014
    Location: Shaw Conference Centre, Edmonton
    Full Festival Registration: $399; Concert only $49

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Do you have an event you’d like to add to the calendar? Please email julie.griffiths@albertainnovates.ca.

 

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