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Cleantech Commons partner, Bioenterprise Canada, launches FoodShift program – provides funding up to $50,000 for clean technology adoption projects

Fostering resilient and sustainable food systems and agriculture through cleantech innovation is a crucial research area of interest at Cleantech Commons. That is why we are excited to announce that a Cleantech Commons partner, Bioenterprise Canada has launched the FoodShift program, which supports the…

Cleantech Commons Partners with “Venture Summit Digital Connect” – exclusive discount for members of Cleantech Commons Community

Cleantech Commons has partnered with youngStartup Ventures for the “Venture Summit Digital Connect – Where Innovation Meets Capital“, featuring a dedicated Cleantech Track. This is a 3-day virtual venture summit featuring partnering sessions, taking place March 29th – 31st 2022. The Cleantech Commons community can…

Cleantech Commons partners with StrikeUP: introducing a new Indigenous Program to elevate Indigenous entrepreneurs

With a vision of becoming a Canadian hub for green technology collaboration, discovery, innovation, and entrepreneurship, Cleantech Commons at Trent University is hoping to inspire young women entrepreneurs of tomorrow by partnering with StrikeUp 2022. Now Canada’s largest digital conference for women entrepreneurs, the goal of StrikeUP…

Testing the Waters (and almost everything else too): Trent’s Water Quality Centre gets a new director

Trent University’s Water Quality Centre (WQC), renowned as Canada’s most comprehensive mass spectrometry facility, will continue to blow its competitors out of the water with increased offerings and the leadership of its newly appointed director, Dr. Paul Szpak, Canada research chair in Environmental Archaeology…

Ontario Agri-Food Research Initiative – Commercialization Stream launches: Funding up to $150,000 per project

Cleantech Commons strategic partner, Bioenterprise Canada Corporation, has partnered with the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) to support the delivery of stream C (Commercialization) of the Ontario Agri-Food Research Initiative (OAFRI). See Backgrounder: “Cleantech Commons and Bioenterprise partner to advance clean technology innovations…

Cleantech Commons partners with Ontario Environment Industry Association to support “QuickPitch” cleantech pitch competition

Recently, we launched our Cleantech Innovation Portal. Click here for more details. This provides innovators with a personalized dashboard to create and update their company profile, view emerging commercial and funding opportunities, and log their progress and achievements. The platform offers a seamless application…

Cleantech Commons and Urban Living Futures Partner to Promote Canadian Cleantech Innovation

New Cleantech Innovation Portal provides access to commercial opportunities for cleantech companies through a virtual marketplace that brings together city-makers, innovators and investors to accelerate the impact of innovation in communities. Cleantech Commons has launched the “Cleantech Innovation Portal” to help Canadian ventures in…

Cleantech Commons and Bioenterprise partner to advance clean technology innovations – collaboration brings agritech & food accelerator services to research park clients

A newly-announced partnership is bringing accelerator services to Cleantech Commons. This collaboration is designed to boost a key service offering to future research park tenants. Cleantech Commons is the new 85-acre research park affiliated with Trent University in Peterborough, Ontario. The organization recently signed…

Helping women entrepreneurs lead Canada’s economic recovery: Cleantech Commons partners with StrikeUP

Cleantech Commons and StrikeUP partner to put women entrepreneurs at the forefront of Canada’s economic recovery. With its vision of becoming Canada’s premier site for green technology innovation and entrepreneurship, Cleantech Commons at Trent University is hoping to inspire young women entrepreneurs of tomorrow…

Upcoming Event: “MITACS Accelerate” Webinar

Mitacs Accelerate supports collaborative research between faculty at academic institutions, a non-academic partner, and a research intern with flexible funding for new collaborations, experiential training for researchers, and a grant starting at $15,000. Faculty and students are encouraged to join us for a MITACS…