Neothermal Energy Storage has developed a unique electric thermal storage (ETS) heating device to lower heating costs for homeowners by up to 50 per cent. The device uses patent-pending storage cells that store heat from off-peak electricity more efficiently, using a safe, non-toxic salt solution – the same that is used in rechargeable hand-warmers.
NovaResp develops patient-specific and breath-specific breathing support devices for patients with sleep apnea. The company’s lead product, BreatheAlong, determines the respiratory health of sleep apnea patients and provides personalized breathing support. Using this technology on positive airway pressure (PAP) machines will save patients from strokes and heart attacks and reduce health-care costs.
Harbr is developing the world’s first construction management Artificial Intelligence (AI) by organizing and managing data to keep projects on schedule. Harbr was born when construction minds and technical intelligence collided through a renovation project, when the founders decided to solve construction site inefficiencies due to their personal experiences. Harbr is focused on building easy to use products for the construction industry.
Harbr, a mobile job site reporting app that provides predictive scheduling and intelligence for construction, has closed an oversubscribed Seed round of C$1.75 million. This round brings together notable real-estate and construction executives from across North America, giving Harbr access to major markets in the U.S. and Canada.
Innovacorp is a proud founding investor.
Legado Capital (Legado) is pleased to announce the successful closing of the acquisition of Kivuto Solutions Inc. (Kivuto), along with a group of investors, including the lead investor, Roynat Equity Partners. (Innovacorp was a founding investor in Kivuto, then e-Academy.)
Update: CheckIn won Shift Challenge, receiving $20,000 and business guidance to put their idea into action. Paraglide won the audience choice award, receiving $5,000.
We received 26 Shift Challenge submissions. A judging committee selected a shortlist of applicants to move on in the challenge.
Breast imaging analytics innovator Densitas Inc. announced today that it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market its machine learning breast density assessment software. The software empowers radiologists with standardized, personalized and automated density reports to optimize women’s breast health and follow-up care decisions.
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Guild is developing administrative software for the association management industry. The company targets professional colleges (organizations that oversee the credentials and membership of licensed professions). Guild software automates and expedites the workflow of registrars and members of these professional colleges. Guild provides cloud-based software that allows for the simple collection, distribution and updating of that data.