Appili Therapeutics Inc. (the “Company” or “Appili”), an anti-infective drug development company, announced today it raised $3,062,000 in a private placement financing, bringing the total equity raised since its seed round in March 2016 to $7,477,000.
Darren Fisher, Member of Parliament for Dartmouth-Cole Harbour, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, announced today $5,395,000 through Sustainable Development Technology Canada for Metamaterial Technologies Inc. (MTI) to develop next-generation solar technology for hybrid vehicles.
Despite what the Tinder-loving media might have you believe, the most common way to meet someone is in real life — namely, through friends. Consider us your friend, and match-maker of sorts, who wants to introduce you to your next potential employer or employee. Whichever the case. Join us for our fifth annual Student and Start-Up Meet ’n Greet, which brings together students (or job seekers in general) and early stage technology companies.
Volta Labs is launching a new program, Volta Cohort, designed to help early stage, high calibre founders attract and secure venture capital sooner. The new program will provide investments of $25,000 to up to five companies each cohort through a micro-fund cofounded by Volta, BDC Capital, the investment arm of BDC, and Innovacorp.
Judges gathered in the four Spark competition regions this week to review the 136 Spark submissions. The judging committees in each region selected a shortlist of applicants to move on in the competition.
Read about them below:
Every founder can relate to the challenges of conceiving, nurturing and (especially) funding a start-up. Life sciences founders know this struggle all too well – in particular, those seeking venture capital in Canada. Even stories from Canadian companies with the biggest exits include tales of woe from their early days.
Swell Advantage is a collection of technology professionals and ocean enthusiasts dedicated to building tools that help people safely enjoy the marine environment. Operating in Halifax, Canada and San Diego, U.S.A, Swell is applying emerging technologies to the marina sector with the goal of re-shaping the industry in ways that make it easier for people to use their boats for entertainment, recreation and normal transportation.
Series C investments from Samsung Venture Investment Corp. and leading IDMs and OEMs reflect commitment to Reno’s radically better subsystem technologies
Reno Sub-Systems (Reno), a developer of high-performance radio frequency (RF) matching networks, RF power generators and gas flow management systems for semiconductor manufacturing, today (Sept. 27, 2017) announced it has closed its Series C funding. Reno Sub-Systems is an Innovacorp investment portfolio company.
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