Medical Device Commercialization 101

This blog post was written by Deniz Temelli, Business Analyst at TechAlliance. Commercializing a medical device is not easy and unfortunately, there are no great ways to learn how to go about it other than experiencing it first-hand. The commercialization path is rarely the same for different devices as there are so many nuances that…

Top 5 Canadian Tech Inventions

Canadian history is packed with technological advancements and discoveries. Our home-grown inventors and entrepreneurs have been responsible for technologies that have saved lives, gone to space, powered our stuff, and entertained us. As we celebrate Canada Day, here is our pick of top 5 Canadian inventions. 1. Medicinal insulin: invented by Frederick Banting, Charles Best…

Community Building in London

This guest blog post was written by Adam Malamis, Creative Director at Simalam. Our team at Simalam loves London. Each one of us is a transplant, meaning that we didn’t grow up here but actively decided to make it our home. Although we give back and contribute to the community in various ways, we thought…

Medical Device Commercialization 101

This blog post was written by Deniz Temelli, Business Analyst at TechAlliance. Commercializing a medical device is not easy and unfortunately, there are no great ways to learn how to go about it other than experiencing it first-hand. The commercialization path is rarely the same for different devices as there are so many nuances that…

What Would MacGyver Do?

This guest blog post was written by Josh Linkner and originally published at joshlinkner.com. In the late 1980s, millions of us tuned in to witness Angus MacGyver’s ability to always find a creative way to get out of a jam. Regularly finding himself in an impossible life-or-death situation, he managed to come out on top…

Interview with Tom Wujec

Tom Wujec speaks internationally on innovation: why it matters, why it is a vital engine of economic growth (especially today), and how to foster it. TechAlliance is pleased to welcome Tom as our keynote speaker at this year’s Gearing Up for Growth Conference. We were able to sit down with Tom for a brief Q…