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COVID-19: How Innovative Startups Will Leverage This Fast-Changing Environment
Now is the perfect time to pivot  As COVID-19 leaves no choice for many people but to stay home and self isolate, many companies, small and large, are left with having to act suddenly with a business...
Pitch It! 2020 Winners Announced, Winning $300!
The Innovation Cluster through the FastStart Peterborough program partnered with Fleming College and Trent University to host the annual Pitch It! competition. Pitch It! is a competition for aspirin...
#TeamPTBO Announce Series of Workshops to be Available For Businesses to Receive Support During COVID-19
The #TeamPTBO business support team including Greater Peterborough Chamber of Commerce, Peterborough & the Kawarthas Economic Development, Peterborough Downtown Business Improvement Area, Commu...
Peterborough Based Startup Pilates on Demand Offers Workouts for Free Online To Support People Self Isolating During COVID-19
In light of the COVID-19 situation, local Peterborough entrepreneur Jessica Dalliday is helping people stay healthy while stuck at home. Her business, Pilates on Demand (POD), is currently offering fr...
Dragon's Den Judge Manjit Minhas Headlines Electric City Talks in Celebration of International Women's Day
The Innovation Cluster and partner Fleming College were excited to bring Peterborough the third installment of Electric City Talks: An Evening With Manjit Minhas, which brought over 400 attendees to S...
Craig Kielburger, Co-Founder of WE Charity to Headline Electric City Talks in December
  The Innovation Cluster has partnered with the Royal Bank of Canada to welcome Craig Kielburger to headline Electric City Talks on December 15, 2020 at Showplace Performance Centre. Kielburger...
Peterborough Video Game Studio, Bloom Digital Media, Announces Release of One-of-a-Kind Senior Rom-Com Dating Game on Nintendo Switch, Other Platforms
Just in time for Valentines Day, the award winning local, independent game studio, Bloom Digital Media, has announced its highly-anticipated rom-com game titled Later Daters, which will be released on...
Innovation Cluster and City of Kawartha Lakes Launch Pilot Project, Open Incubator in Lindsay
The City of Kawartha Lakes and the Innovation Cluster, with the support of the Kawartha Lakes Community Futures Development Corporation through the Rural Innovation Initiative Eastern Ontario (RIIEO),...
ReFrame Film Festival Showcases Three Immersive VR Films That Highlight Environment, Culture
ReFrame Film Festival held its annual event from January 23 to 26 downtown Peterborough for its community celebration of documentary film and media art. ReFrame, along with the Innovation Cluster and...
Manjit Minhas, Dragons’ Den Investor, Headlines Electric City Talks In Peterborough For International Women’s Day
During the week that celebrates International Women’s Day (IWD), Manjit Minhas, Canadian entrepreneur, television personality and venture capitalist will be the next trailblazer to take the EC Talks...