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OCE in the News

  • July 19, 2017 – BetakitIBM launches innovation incubator at Communitech
    IBM Canada, in partnership with the Ontario Centres of Excellence and Communitech, has unveiled the IBM Innovation Incubator at Waterloo’s Communitech innovation hub.
  • July 17, 2017 – London Free PressA London wunderkind has already sold his first tech firm, and is now working on his second
    Sean Cornelius already has sold his first high-tech company and is busy developing the second before he starts Grade 11 in the fall. In March 2016 when he was 15 and at student at St. Andre Bessette secondary school, Cornelius launched Geco Digital Labs that does search engine optimization, social media content and branding, mainly for other tech companies.

    He and his classmates won an Ontario Centres of Excellence Make Your Pitch contest in Toronto, picking up a $3,000 prize.

OCE-Supported Companies in the News

  • September 20, 2017 – TechvibesRight Health Acquires Virtual Care Platform Akira Medical
    Toronto-based Right Health is a healthcare company founded in 2016 that provides a combination of virtual and in-person care to optimize the health and engagement of Canadians. Akira Medical, also founded in 2016, is an on-demand healthcare platform that gives users instant access to practitioners via text and video chat.
     

    Right Health has announced the acquisition of Akira Medical.

    The Toronto-based Right Health is a healthcare company founded in 2016 that provides a combination of virtual and in-person care to optimize the health and engagement of Canadians. Akira Medical, also founded in 2016, is an on-demand healthcare platform that gives users instant access to practitioners via text and video chat.

     

    Right Health has announced the acquisition of Akira Medical.

    The Toronto-based Right Health is a healthcare company founded in 2016 that provides a combination of virtual and in-person care to optimize the health and engagement of Canadians. Akira Medical, also founded in 2016, is an on-demand healthcare platform that gives users instant access to practitioners via text and video chat.

     

    Right Health has announced the acquisition of Akira Medical.

    The Toronto-based Right Health is a healthcare company founded in 2016 that provides a combination of virtual and in-person care to optimize the health and engagement of Canadians. Akira Medical, also founded in 2016, is an on-demand healthcare platform that gives users instant access to practitioners via text and video chat.

  • September 20, 2017 – FinovateSensibill and Finn.ai named "Best of Show" at 2017 Finovate Conference
    OCE-supported Sensibill and Finn.ai were named "best in show" at the 2017 Finovate Conference in New York City.
     

    Fintech continues to drive innovation across all borders as two Canadian companies were named “best in show” at the recent Finovate conference in New York City.

     

    Fintech continues to drive innovation across all borders as two Canadian companies were named “best in show” at the recent Finovate conference in New York City.

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