Proteus Competition Sees Nearly 100 Entrants

The deadline to register for the Proteus Innovation Competition closed on December 18th, and we’re thrilled to report that the final numbers total 96 contestants spread over 30 teams. We’re very excited about the five amazing technologies that the contestants will be developing, and are eager to see how the course of the competition plays…

Arcane Code Camp Returns February

After a successful launch this past summer, Arcane Code Camp returns in February with two offerings: Javascript Fundamentals and Principles of CSS & HTML. The sessions begin February 2nd and 3rd, respectively, and children aged 12 – 16 will be able to participate in the 2 hour sessions at Arcane’s Talbot St. location. “More than…

Member Spotlight: Tenzing Communications | December 2015

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 Dan Rempel, Director of Electronic Environments at Tenzing Communications. Learn more about Tenzing in our member directory. Name: Dan Rempel Title: Director, Electronic Environments Company: Tenzing…

Techcellence Award Applications Now Open

The 2016 Techcellence Awards are now open to applicants, marking the fifth anniversary of London’s only tech awards. And new for 2016, to celebrate five years of honouring excellence in the tech sector, TechAlliance is pleased to introduce our new Techcellence Award for Lifetime Achievement. This annual Techcellence Award will be given to one member…

Ellipsis Digital Wins Second RGD Design Award

Once again, Ellipsis Digital is the sole London, Ontario firm to be honoured with an award in this year’s So(cial) Good Design competition. The So(cial) Good Design Awards is an annual competition presented by the Association of Registered Graphic Designers (RGD) to celebrate “top-notch communications design projects with the power to incite positive action and…

Big Blue Bubble & Digital Extremes Named In 50 Fastest Growing

Deloitte’s 2015 ‘Technology Fast 50’ list highlights the 50 fastest growing technology companies in Canada this year. Among heavyweights such as Hootsuite and Frank & Oak (this year’s winner, with a stunning 18,480% growth), two ambitious London companies were named to the prestigious list. Digital Extremes and Big Blue Bubble, both game development companies, ranked…

Fanshawe College Awarded $225K NSERC Grant to Support Integra Medical’s Research & Development

The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) recently awarded Fanshawe College a three-year, $225,000 Applied Research and Development (ARD) Grant for a project in which the College will collaborate with Integra Medical Inc. of London, Ontario. The research project, with a total value of over $500,000, will see Fanshawe researchers conducting rigorous…

Innovation meets commercialization with Proteus

Medically inducing hypothermia in a patient has been shown to prevent further brain injury following stroke, brain trauma or cardiac arrest but the process also cools the entire body potentially leading to blood clotting and even heart attacks. A medical device to avoid these complications has been developed in London, Ontario and now a new…