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#ElevateToronto, New Tech Festival Aims to Showcase Toronto Tech Scene to the World

Toronto is set to host a new festival show this September 2017 to celebrate its growing tech ecosystem. Elevate Toronto is a three-day tech festival that will showcase the best of the Canadian innovation ecosystem and welcome the world to Toronto. Festival will take place September 12 - 14, 2017. Toronto has been featured as … Continue reading #ElevateToronto, New Tech Festival Aims to Showcase Toronto Tech Scene to the World

Toronto startup Platterz, catering firm, secures $6.7m financing

Platterz, Toronto company, that makes it incredibly easy for companies to order shareable food from hundreds of top local restaurants and caterers, has received $6.7m in financing. This funding was provided by AltaIR Capital, Globalive Capital, Kevin Kimsa, Dennis Bennie, Ran Makavy and Oren Zeev. The company right now is based in Toronto, Ontario and employs … Continue reading Toronto startup Platterz, catering firm, secures $6.7m financing

Toronto to Open Artificial Intelligence Institute, Become AI Capital of the World

Toronto tech community has another great news to add to the stellar 2017 year due to new artificial intelligence institute opening in the city. The Vector Institute will open in the core of the city, and will be there to support the AI processes for research as well as business ventures. It will also help retain … Continue reading Toronto to Open Artificial Intelligence Institute, Become AI Capital of the World

Ontario brings oversight to IT, hires Hilary Hartley as First Chief Digital Officer

Hilary Hartley will assume her new role in April 2017 and her mission will be making Online Services Simpler, Faster and Better for People and Business in the Province of Ontario. She is an American living in San Francisco where she is working to empower governments to use and understand the local/mobile/social web. Do we need more … Continue reading Ontario brings oversight to IT, hires Hilary Hartley as First Chief Digital Officer

Montreal startup Dialogue, benefits provider, raises $4M, expanding to Ontario

Dialogue raised $4m in funding from BDC Capital, and Hacking Health Accelerator. They are now will be expanding to Ontario but still operating in Quebec. Dialogue offers a range of healthcare services to employees and their families. We work hard to keep individuals healthy, present at work, productive and happy. Through Dialogue, employees can chat with a … Continue reading Montreal startup Dialogue, benefits provider, raises $4M, expanding to Ontario