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News Releases

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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.
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    OCE Continues to Build Capacity in Healthcare-related Innovation Procurement

    Nov 06, 2017OCE 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.
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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.
  • Ontario Helping Young Entrepreneurs Kick-Start Own Businesses

    Oct 06, 2017Ontario Helping Young Entrepreneurs Kick-Start Own Businesses
    Ontario is fostering entrepreneurship among high-school students by supporting the 6th Young Entrepreneurs, Make Your Pitch competition.
  • AdvancingEducation Round 2

    OCE's AdvancingEducation Program announces next round of classroom innovations

    Sep 07, 2017OCE's AdvancingEducation Program announces next round of classroom innovations
    Six innovative projects have received funding through Round 2 of Ontario Centres of Excellence's (OCE) AdvancingEducation program.
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    Ontario Centres of Excellence and Fintech Sandbox Announce New Partnership

    Jun 23, 2017Ontario Centres of Excellence and Fintech Sandbox Announce New Partnership
    Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) and Boston based Fintech Sandbox Announce a New Partnership starting in Ontario.
  • Young Entrepreneurs, Make Your Pitch competition winners announced at Discovery 2017

    May 16, 2017Young Entrepreneurs, Make Your Pitch competition winners announced at Discovery 2017
    Six high-school entrepreneurs were announced as winners of the Young Entrepreneurs, Make Your Pitch competition at this year's Discovery, hosted by Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE).