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2014-08-22 04:21:56

Key innovation debate held at Lindau Meeting on Economic Sciences with Nobel Laureate, Prof. Edmund Phelps; Mars Vice President of Corporate Innovation, Ralph Jerome; and 120 of the world's brightest young economists LINDAU, Germany, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mars, Incorporated yesterday hosted a panel discussion on the central importance of innovation in overcoming the global challenges of tomorrow. At the 5th Lindau Meeting on Economic Sciences, Nobel Laureate Edmund Phelps and...

2014-02-28 12:23:13

The Centre will promote leading Canadian innovations and solutions in the global energy market TORONTO, Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne today announced the creation of the Advanced Energy Centre, a partnership between the public and private sectors and MaRS Discovery District that will drive economic growth and sustainable job creation. Uniting founding industry partners Capgemini and Siemens, as well as utility and government representatives, the Centre...

2014-02-20 12:28:29

New partners join the JOLT Network to help develop globally competitive companies TORONTO, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - JOLT, a leading technology accelerator, announced today that it's accepting applications for its summer 2014 cohort. JOLT is looking for startups that are tackling the Internet of Things and reshaping industries such as digital health, retail, finance, media and entertainment. JOLT also announced that it has expanded its reach and network of partners to...

2014-01-10 12:25:52

TORONTO AND SAN DIEGO, Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Triphase Accelerator Corporation was formed in 2010 as a cancer-focused biotechnology development company whose aim is to reduce the time and expense between an Investigational New Drug application and "proof-of-concept" at Phase II. Triphase was spun out of the Ontario Institute for Cancer Research (OICR) to develop and advance late pre-clinical, Phase I or early Phase II potential products. Triphase and its founding investors...

2014-01-09 08:27:45

Triphase Signs Collaboration and Option Agreement with a Leading Innovator of Cancer Therapies, Celgene Corporation TORONTO and SAN DIEGO, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Triphase Accelerator Corporation was formed in 2010 as a cancer-focused biotechnology development company whose aim is to reduce the time and expense between an Investigational New Drug application and "proof-of-concept" at Phase II. Triphase was spun out of the Ontario Institute for Cancer Research (OICR) to develop...

2013-08-30 23:03:47

Prepr is sponsoring the MaRS Energy Hackathon, an event to build tools to help customers manage their energy consumption by visualizing their use and how it compares to their neighbours. Pasadena, CA (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 Prepr Foundation, an open education non-profit, is sponsoring the MaRS Energy Hackathon, an idea-generating event to make energy data more accessible and user-friendly. On the weekend of September 7-8, a diverse group of people including, energy experts, designers,...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.