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Farm Credit Canada Invites Cleantech Commons Community to “Exploring cyber security in the food space”

Farm Credit Canada is the only lender 100% invested in Canadian agriculture and food. The organization is inviting members of the Cleantech Commons community to attend their upcoming event – “Exploring cyber security in the food space.” Further details & register at: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/exploring-cybersecurity-in-the-food-space-tickets-482466168297

“BioCreate” partnership will help early-stage genomics companies bring new products to market

Recently, we shared how Cleantech Commons is partnering with Ontario Genomics to help early-stage genomics companies bring new products to market. Other program partners include Velocity (Waterloo), McMaster Innovation Park/Synapse Life Sciences Consortium (Hamilton), and Toronto Metropolitan University Science Discovery Zone (Toronto). Ontario Genomics’ BioCreate program is…

Cleantech Commons Partners with Ontario Genomics To Provide Funding And Tech Development To Startups

“Cleantech Commons at Trent University in Peterborough is partnering with Ontario Genomics to help early-stage genomics companies bring new products to market,” writes Pamela Vanmeer in Kawartha411. This article comes on the heels of a recent announcement of a $5.6 million investment in the BioCreate program. BioCreate will provide seed funding and support to…

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…