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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...
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...
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 ...
The Innovation Cluster’s Annual General Meeting Showcased An Impressive Year Including an Economic Impact of Over $10M and Over 200 Jobs Created
The Innovation Cluster held its Annual General Meeting virtually to announce the impact made towards startups across Peterborough and the Kawarthas over the past year, and how the organization is movi...
Innovation That Supports Mental Health Awareness Month
May is Mental Health Awareness Month. According to The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, in any given year, 1 in 5 Canadians experiences a mental illness or addiction problem, and by the time Ca...
Innovation Cluster is now a HubSpot for Startups Partner!
We have some exciting news to share – Innovation Cluster is now a HubSpot for Startups Partner! This means, if you’re eligible (a client of the Innovation Cluster), that you can now apply...
Meet the Panel: Investment During COVID-19: A Q&A with Angel Investors
At the Innovation Cluster as the region’s lead organization supporting innovation and technology startups, we are lucky to work closely with the Peterborough Region Angel Network (PRAN). The net...
Local Tech Startups Are Staying Ahead of the Game During Covid-19
The current pandemic has proven to be trying times for anyone, let alone startups just getting off the ground. However, thanks to an entrepreneur’s determination and the resources available in P...