Items tagged innovation
Edmonton-based virtual reality developer KOVR has started testing its new VR platform with patients diagnosed with diabetes. The software, Stratos, aims to educate patients about the consequences of vision impairment from diabetic retinopathy.
Wednesday, May 5, 2021Continue reading
City council has approved $5 million in new funding for Innovate Edmonton to help make Edmonton more attractive to business and technology accelerators.
Monday, May 3, 2021Continue reading
University of Alberta neurologist Dr. Sanjay Kalra has received a $2.85-million funding boost to work towards improving treatment options for patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and to conduct research that will help scientists better understand the causes of the disease.
Wednesday, April 28, 2021Continue reading
Since Catherine Warren took the helm as CEO of Innovate Edmonton last December, she's been working to establish the organization as a leading voice for the local innovation community, and on a broader scale position Edmonton as a preeminent innovation city that can tackle global challenges.
Tuesday, April 27, 2021Continue reading
Researchers at the University of Alberta are one step closer to finding a possible cure for Type 1 diabetes.
Wednesday, April 14, 2021Continue reading
A remote health monitoring project is expanding to more rural areas in the province after two primary care networks (PCNs) successfully tested the technology in July 2020.
Wednesday, April 7, 2021Continue reading
Alberta Innovates has put out a call for proposals with the aim to develop new business and technology accelerators in the province.
Tuesday, April 6, 2021Continue reading