Tech Blog

Nobel Prize Winner Inspires Local Students to Explore Careers in STEAM
More than over 500 Grade 7 and 8 Students Participated in First Virtual FemSteamPtbo Summit!  Over 50 classes of grade 7 & 8 students from Kawartha Pine Ridge District and Peterborough, Victoria,...
Innovation Cluster and City of Kawartha Lakes Pilot Incubator Project Brings Needed Programming to Kawartha Lakes Amidst Pandemic
With the support of Kawartha Lakes Community Futures Development Corporation through the Rural Innovation Initiative Eastern Ontario (RIIEO), a project funded by the Federal Economic Development Agenc...
PITCH-IT! 2020 WINNERS ANNOUNCED!
Two teams of students have taken home both cash and skills at this year’s annual Pitch-It! competition in Peterborough! The Innovation Cluster  presented its annual Pitch It! Competition –...
Peterborough Video Game Studio, Bloom Digital Media, Launches Later Daters Part 2
The award-winning, local, independent game studio, Bloom Digital Media, has officially released “Later Daters Part 2”, following its highly received game Later Daters that initially launched April...
Local Entrepreneurs and Innovation Gain Recognition at Business Excellence Awards
On October 21, Peterborough and the Kawartha’s entrepreneurs and business leaders were recognized for their achievements in business growth in various award categories. The annual Peterborough Busin...
Top 10 Pitch It! Group Finalists Announced!
The Top 10 Group Finalists for the annual Pitch It! Competition have been announced! The competition provides an opportunity for students and aspiring entrepreneurs to improve skills, network and comp...
Welcome our new Innovation Partners, 123 Digital Power and New Business Strategies!
We are excited to highlight the Innovation Cluster’s new Innovation Partners to The Cube: our business incubator for technology start-ups and early-stage companies: 123 Digital Power, by Sofie Andr...
Peterborough-based Company Wins $12,500 USD At Wyoming, US Startup Competition For Blockchain Innovation, Moves to Finals
Streambed Media, a Peterborough company headed by Trent University alumna Jenna Pilgrim, has won the highly competitive Wyoming Sandcastle Startups challenge. The company's prize includes $12,500 USD,...
Aspiring Entrepreneurs With a Business Idea Can Apply For Pitch It! Competition, With $300 in Cash Prizes Available
FastStart invites students at Trent University and Fleming College to submit their innovative business ideas for the sixth annual Pitch It! competition, a competition for students that aspire to enter...
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...