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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.

Tuesday, May 4, 2021

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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.

Monday, May 3, 2021

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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.

Tuesday, April 27, 2021

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Anthony Nagendraraj
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Spontivly and Rainforest Edmonton partner to build more community-led companies

Spontivly is aiming to help build more community-led companies through a newly announced partnership with Rainforest Edmonton.

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

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Alberta Enterprise invests US$15M into Inovia Capital to help tech startups scale
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Alberta Enterprise invests US$15M into Inovia Capital to help tech startups scale

Alberta Enterprise has announced a US$15 million investment into Inovia Capital Growth Fund II to help technology companies in Alberta scale.

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

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EZ Ops secures funds at first Alberta Cleantech Investment Summit
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EZ Ops secures funds at first Alberta Cleantech Investment Summit

Four cleantech companies secured a total of $395,000 at the inaugural Alberta Cleantech Investment Summit on March 11 including Edmonton's EZ Ops Inc., whose technology helps equip operators to focus on top priorities for production and compliance.

Tuesday, March 16, 2021

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Cleantech ventures to pitch for $140K at upcoming investment summit
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Cleantech ventures to pitch for $140K at upcoming investment summit

Five companies will pitch to investors on March 11 for a shot at $140,000 at the Alberta Cleantech Investment Summit.

Tuesday, March 9, 2021

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Connie Stacey of Growing Greener Innovations wins Pitch for the Purse
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Connie Stacey of Growing Greener Innovations wins Pitch for the Purse

Growing Greener Innovations founder Connie Stacey has won The Forum’s Pitch for the Purse prize of $50,000 this year, the largest in the competition's history.

Tuesday, March 2, 2021

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Local cellular agriculture company ships first commercial product, raises US$2.2M in seed funding
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Local cellular agriculture company ships first commercial product, raises US$2.2M in seed funding

Future Fields is helping producers grow cell-based meat in laboratories, and just landed more funding to help scale up its business.

Friday, February 26, 2021

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