Tech Blog

World-Renowned Photographer Edward Burtynsky to Headline First Ever Virtual Electric City Talks
The David Sheperd Family Lecture at Trent University has partnered with the Innovation Cluster to welcome Edward Burtynsky to deliver his presentation Water, at the first ever virtual Electric City Ta...
Innovation Cluster Announces 10 Women Breaking Barriers Accelerator Program Participants
The Innovation Cluster has officially announced the 10 participants that will take part in Women Breaking Barriers, a six month cohort acceleration program designed specifically for women in science, ...
Trent University Nursing Program to Introduce Virtual Reality Course Lessons Created by Peterborough Technology Startup AVROD
Trent University’s School of Nursing and eCampusOntario partnered with local tech company AVROD to develop virtual reality (VR) lessons for nursing students that will educate on incivility and how t...
Local Startup’s Innovative IIOT Solution Will Revolutionize The Industrial Landscape
Dapagee Industrial IOT Corporation is a Kawartha Lakes startup with an innovative monitoring system that drastically reduces machine downtime and costs for companies worldwide and now locally in Cobou...
Innovation Cluster Launches Women Breaking Barriers Accelerator Program to Support Women Entrepreneurs in STEM and Social Innovation
JOIN OUR INFORMATION SESSION The Innovation Cluster has officially launched Women Breaking Barriers, a six-month cohort acceleration program designed specifically for women in science, technology, eng...
Cleantech Commons Receives FedDev Funding and Partners with Innovation Cluster to Support Clean Technology Startups
The Innovation Cluster is excited to announce its collaboration with Cleantech Commons to support the growth of its future clean technology startup tenants, following the recent virtual announcement o...
Peterborough Region Angel Network Receives First Successful NASDAQ Exit by Invested Company Rainmaker Worldwide
Local company Rainmaker Worldwide and a graduate of the Innovation Cluster has announced its potential acquisition by Sphere 3D a NASDAQ traded company under the symbol of ANY.  This acquisition for ...
Local Entrepreneur Supplies Over 160,000 Buttons For Face Masks Throughout Canada During Covid-19
Kawartha Lakes entrepreneur Dan Kitchen wanted to support the community when Covid-19 hit across Canada. With the pandemic causing a slow down on his startup Make Stuff Move, Kitchen decided to help b...
Healthcare Tech Startup PKA SoftTouch Surpasses Crowdfunding Goal For Micro-Needle Innovation
PKA SoftTouch Corp., the Canadian-based developer of its Microneedle, is nearing the end of its successful preliminary equity crowdfunding campaign, surpassing an early target of $110,870 sixteen day...
Peterborough Receives High Recognition at Water Canada’s Water’s Next Awards
Peterborough and the Kawarthas were recognized greatly at the Water’s Next Awards program by two local award winners. The event was held virtually from Ottawa on the afternoon of June 11, hosted by ...