Media Releases

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News Releases

  • New mental health support system introduced for Brantford Police Service

    Nov 15, 2017New mental health support system introduced for Brantford Police Service
    Brantford Police Service, in partnership with St. Leonard’s Community Services and HealthIM, demonstrated a new mental health crisis support system that is funded by Ontario’s Health Technologies Fund (HTF).
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    Ontario Creating Opportunity with Cars of the Future

    Nov 10, 2017Ontario Creating Opportunity with Cars of the Future
    Ontario is reinforcing its status as a go-to destination for developing automated vehicles by launching AVIN, the Autonomous Vehicle Innovation Network, in Stratford.
  • Ontario Enhancing Government Services Through Partnerships with Small Business

    Ontario Enhancing Government Services Through Partnerships with Small Business

    Nov 09, 2017Ontario Enhancing Government Services Through Partnerships with Small Business
    Ontario is partnering with small businesses to develop innovative technologies that will help government deliver better services and programs across the province.
  • New digital platform for mental health support demonstrated at Stella’s Place

    Nov 09, 2017New digital platform for mental health support demonstrated at Stella’s Place
    Reconnect Community Health Services and Stella’s Place demonstrated a new digital platform to serve young people with mental health issues, funded by Ontario’s Health Technologies Fund (HTF).
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    Ontario Continues to Build Capacity in Healthcare-related Innovation Procurement

    Nov 06, 2017Ontario Continues to Build Capacity in Healthcare-related Innovation Procurement
    Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) is pleased to announce six successful applicants for the second round of REACH (Resources for Evaluating, Adopting and Capitalizing on Innovative Healthcare Technology), an innovative program designed to help Ontario healthcare provider organizations more rapidly adopt innovative healthcare technology solutions.
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    Ontario Supporting Innovative Auto Projects

    Nov 06, 2017Ontario Supporting Innovative Auto Projects
    Ontario is partnering with small and medium-sized auto parts companies to help them invest in technology and grow their business.
  • New Virtual Care Solution Announced for Patients with Spinal Cord Injury

    Nov 01, 2017New Virtual Care Solution Announced for Patients with Spinal Cord Injury
    Spinal Cord Injury Ontario demonstrated a new virtual platform for patients with spinal cord injury that is funded by Ontario’s Health Technologies Fund (HTF).
  • New Health Self-Care App Demonstrated at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

    Nov 01, 2017New Health Self-Care App Demonstrated at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
    Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and Think Research demonstrated a new health self-care application funded by the Health Technologies Fund (HTF).
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    Spotlight on Made-In-Ontario Innovation at OCE Annual General Meeting and Showcase

    Oct 19, 2017Spotlight on Made-In-Ontario Innovation at OCE Annual General Meeting and Showcase
    Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) celebrated another year as the province's leading research-to-commercialization organization with over 400 participants registered to attend its Annual General Meeting at Toronto's Design Exchange last night.
  • OCE Announces Finalists for 2017 Awards Worth $50,000

    Oct 19, 2017OCE Announces Finalists for 2017 Awards Worth $50,000
    Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) is proud to announce the 2017 finalists for the Martin Walmsley Award for Entrepreneurship and the Mind-to-Market Award . The two annual awards will be presented tonight at OCE’s Annual General Meeting at Toronto’s Design Exchange.