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Experience the Ontario of Tomorrow – OCE Discovery Registration Now Open

January 21st, 2014

The Innovation Cluster’s core partner, the Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE), hosts Canada’s largest innovation and commercialization annual event, Discovery. This spring, experience the Ontario of tomorrow at Discovery, taking place May 12th-13th, 2014 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. Connect with bright minds, bold voices and new markets and customers. Forge new partnerships with entrepreneurs, the investment community and […]

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Minister Goodyear to tour The Cube

November 28th, 2013

The Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario), will speak about economic development in eastern Ontario at Trent University on Friday. Read more at:  http://www.digitaljournal.com/pr/1609535#ixzz2lxH0mBU4 Following his remarks, the Minister will tour The Cube – the Greater Peterborough Innovation Cluster’s incubation facility for high-growth, high-potential […]

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Cluster supports Junior Achievement in celebrating Financial Literacy Month

November 21st, 2013

The Innovation Cluster was happy to participate in Junior Achievement’s “Socially Charged” event which took place on Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at The Venue in Peterborough. In the spirit of Financial Literacy Month, Junior Achievement held an “Idea Share” to build bridges between current community leaders and our future generation community leaders, as well as to inspire, prepare […]

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OCE & Extreme Startups Partner to Fund Six Early-stage ICT/ Digital Media Tech Start-ups

November 18th, 2013

One of the Innovation Cluster’s Core Partners, Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE), has partnered with Extreme Startupsto fund six early-stage tech startups in ICT & digital media through the SmartStart initiative. Through the SmartStart partnership, selected firms (approved student or recent graduate-led start-ups in the field of ICT and Digital Media) will each receive $30, 000 from OCE’s SmartStart Program – which is funded through […]

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"Made in Ontario": Advanced Manufacturing R&D Challenge Forum

November 16th, 2013

The Innovation Cluster’s Core Partner, Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE), is hosting an event – “Made in Ontario” Advanced Manufacturing R&D Challenge Forum – to launch an exciting new funding program. “Made in Ontario” will be happening on Wednesday, December 11th, 2013 from 8:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the Mississauga Grand Banquet and Convention Centre, located at 35 […]

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Innovation Cluster Supports Junior Achievement's "Socially Charged"

November 7th, 2013

The Innovation Cluster will be a supporting partner at Junior Achievement’s “Socially Charged” event on Wednesday, November 20th, taking place at The Venue – located at 286 George Street N from 4:30 – 6:30 pm. In the spirit of Financial Literacy Month, Junior Achievement will be holding an “Idea Share” to build bridges between current community leaders […]

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Celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week: "Critical Success Skills for Business" Workshop for entrepreneurs

November 5th, 2013

If you have ever thought of starting a business, this workshop is for you! We all know that there is no shortage of excellent business ideas: but the fact remains that the large majority of start-up companies fail. Why is that? And how can you avoid the common mistakes that many entrepreneurs make? To celebrate Global […]

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Celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week: Idea Generation Workshop for entrepreneurs

November 4th, 2013

Visionary entrepreneurs who have the ability to change that way we do things have skills that enable them to look at the world around us in unique ways… To celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week (November 18-21), which is celebrated in some 130 countries around the world each year, the Greater Peterborough Innovation Cluster has teamed up with our friends at Spark Centre to […]

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Join the Lean Startup Movement!

September 25th, 2013

Are you – or someone you know – looking to experience the “lean start-up” movement, or pitch and test a business idea? If so, check out the upcoming Lean Startup event in Toronto – happening October 25, 26 and 27. About Lean Starup Machine (Twitter: #LSMTO) Lean Startup Machine is a competitive three-day workshop where you […]

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BDO SR&ED Expert Speaks at Cluster's Quarterly Breakfast

September 20th, 2013

The Greater Peterborough Innovation Cluster (GPIC) hosted the “fall edition” of our Quarterly Breakfast Series on Friday, September 20, 2013. This event took place at The Gathering Space in Gzowski College, Trent University, and was held in  partnership with our friends at the Greater Peterborough Chamber of Commerce. The Innovation Cluster’s Quarterly Breakfast Series is presented […]

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