Worklily: Connecting Tech & Talent | Blog

This blog post was originally written by TechAlliance Business Analyst Morgan Rosenberg. Bryan Addeman, now 29, is leading a cutting edge start-up at IBM Canada. He is a symbol of two important shifting trends in London. First, he represents a growing wave of student entrepreneurs who choose London as their first home to grow their…

Fanshawe engineering students to benefit from major Siemens PLM Software grant

Fanshawe is pleased to announce a new academic partnership with Siemens Canada that will provide learning opportunities for the College’s engineering students. The in-kind grant, with a commercial value of more than $248 million CAD, will enable students in the School of Applied Science and Technology to use the same software technology in their classroom…

S3AEC Creates Data Sharing Agreements Between Ontario Construction Associations

The ink is drying on data sharing agreements between S3AEC and some local construction associations in Ontario. S3AEC an AEC company immersed in the professional development space for years providing construction industry workshop development and facilitation sees a natural evolution moving to digital paperless certificates for course completion and an ability for workers to efficiently store, retrieve and share on demand…

Critical Outcome Advances To Fourth Cohort In Phase 1 Study of COTI-2 In Gynecologic Cancers

Critical Outcome Technologies Inc. (“COTI” or the “Company”) (TSX Venture: COT; OTCQB: COTQF), a clinical stage biotechnology company advancing a pipeline of targeted therapies for the treatment of cancer, announced today that the Company has commenced dosing women in the fourth cohort of its ongoing Phase 1 clinical trial of COTI-2 intended for the treatment…

Member Spotlight: CARPROOF | January 2017

The monthly member spotlight is an opportunity to learn more about a leader at one of our member companies and showcase the work they are doing. This month we spotlight Glendalynn Dixon, Data Operations Manager at CARPROOF. Learn more about CARPROOF in our member directory. Name: Glendalynn Dixon Title: Data Operations Manager Company: CARPROOF At CARPROOF, we…

Apply For the 2017 Techcellence Awards Today!

The 2017 Techcellence Award nominations are now open! Nominate a company today for its achievements in Startup Innovation, Business Growth, or Community Engagement. Help us recognize the best in Southwestern Ontario’s tech community by using the quick and easy new nomination form on the Techcellence Awards page! The Techcellence Awards will be presented on March 30th during…

Digital Dackel Inc. and Dr. Simone Burel Partnership to Develop Gender Decoder

Digital Dackel Inc. (DD) and Linguistische Unternehmenskommunikation (LU) have entered into a partnership for a new project in sociolinguistic data mining. The project focuses on finding conspicuous words in corporate documents and aims to inform companies about potential challenges while at the same time proactively offering alternatives. Examples include male and female encoded words in…

Cowan Insurance Group Announces New Role Focused On Client Experience Enabled Through Digital

CAMBRIDGE, ON – Today, Cowan Insurance Group (“Cowan”), a leading Canadian insurance brokerage and consulting firm, announced the addition of a new role to its Leadership team. The new position, Industry Leader, AVP Technology and Digital, continues the evolution of Cowan’s support of the technology ecosystem, providing innovative programs for clients, the TechLife® omni-offering to…

Digital Extremes’ Player-Sharing Program to Benefit Boys and Girls Club of London

The popular free-to-play action hit Warframe® is going interplanetary with an altruistic holiday program featuring player gift-giving for a good cause. Starting today, Canadian developer Digital Extremes encourages Warframe players to engage their Tenno by giving in-game gifts as part of the ‘Tennobaum Gifting Extravaganza.’ The more players give this holiday season, the more they…

London’s IBM SmartCamp Featured In TechPortfolio

TechAlliance has partnered with IBM Canada to bring a new initiative to London- a pitch competition where the winner has a shot at $25 thousand dollars and a spot in the prestigious LAUNCH Incubator in San Francisco. You can come watch seven companies give their best pitch next week, but until then, check out this…