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Edmonton Startup Week will be held in a virtual format for 2021.
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Edmonton Startup Week to celebrate local innovation community

The eighth annual Edmonton Startup Week is days away from kicking off, with more than 50 events scheduled between Oct. 18-22 aimed to bring together entrepreneurs, business leaders, community champions, and those interested in startup culture.

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Startup Edmonton
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Local tech sector welcomes 'massive gift' of new global accelerators for startup and scaleup businesses

Edmonton's tech innovation community is welcoming the news of three new top global accelerators coming to Alberta, as well as a new pre-accelerator partnership between Innovate Edmonton and Platform Calgary.

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The Great Alberta Pitch Marathon in 2020
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Great Alberta Pitch Marathon to showcase provincial startup community

The Great Alberta Pitch Marathon takes place on Aug. 19. It's an opportunity for entrepreneurs to get hands-on pitching experience, exposure, and peer-to-peer support.

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Propel Showcase to highlight 11 up-and-coming startups

Startup Edmonton's latest Propel cohort is wrapping up the 12-week pre-accelerator program and preparing to launch into the city's startup community.

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Mayor Don Iveson claps for a smiling Myrna Bittner in a screen grab from the YEG Community Startup Awards
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RUNWITHIT Synthetics recognized as "most Edmonton startup"

An artificial intelligence company that visualizes complex infrastructure projects won the top prize at the inaugural YEG Community Startup Awards

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The cover art for The Get Started Show, featuring the show's title on a green background
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Podcast pick: The Get Started Show

Startup Edmonton has started a podcast talking to startup founders, with a delicious Edmonton-based twist.

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G2V Optics
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G2V Optics raises $2.6M in growth capital

Smart lighting firm G2V Optics announced it has raised $2.6 million in growth funding, led by Accelerate Fund II which first invested in the company in November 2019.

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Startup Edmonton
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Innovate Edmonton awarded $5M to help attract business accelerators

City council has approved $5 million in new funding for Innovate Edmonton to help make Edmonton more attractive to business and technology accelerators.

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Catherine Warren
Feature

Building Innovate Edmonton: The first four months

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.

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