Member Spotlight: 787 Networks | September 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 Talbot McInnis, Operations Director at 787 Networks. Learn more about 787 Networks in our member directory. Name: Talbot McInnis Title: Operations Director Company: 787 Networks 1. What is your…

Esri Startup Antris Launches Lone-Worker Safety Solution

Antris, one of the first Canadian companies to join the Esri Startup Program, has launched AntrisPRO, a cloud application that helps organizations increase the safety of travelling, work-alone and at-risk employees. The application uses ArcGIS, Esri’s leading geographic information system (GIS) platform, to enable real-time mapping updates of employee locations. Antris allows workers to check…

Introducing Jeremy Ward

Hey London, I’m looking forward to helping your business grow. Ok, so it might be a bit cheesy to borrow straight from a TechAlliance tagline, but that’s exactly what gets me jazzed up. If I can make a connection, help you find funding, or set you on the right path for business success, then it’s…

Former Novacks Becomes Fibre Optic Hub

Today, the City of London, London Economic Development Corporation (LEDC), and Downtown London announced the first recipient of the Last Mile Fibre Optic Connection Grant Pilot Program.  A high speed Fibre Optic connection was installed in the iconic building located at King Street and Clarence Street that housed the former Novacks. The combination of high…

Driverless Vehicles

The 20th century was shaped and characterized by the mainstream adoption of the automobile, which drastically changed the lives of humans. The automobile has helped to shape the modern world and plays a huge role in our society.  It is believed that the 21st century will see widespread adoption of autonomous vehicles (AVs). The shift…

Driverless Vehicles

This guest blog post was written by Jaclyn Longo, an Analyst at Propel. Propel is located at Western University and is part of the Campus-Linked Accelerator (CLA) program. The centre provides co-working space, mentorship, seed funding, events and acts as an advocate for local youth-based (aged 18-29) startups in the community. For more info, visit the Propel website. Driverless…

Two-Sided Markets: Which came first, the chicken or the egg?

This guest blog post was written by Jaclyn Longo, an Analyst at Propel. Propel is located at Western University and is part of the Campus-Linked Accelerator (CLA) program. The centre provides co-working space, mentorship, seed funding, events and acts as an advocate for local youth-based (aged 18-29) startups in the community. For more info, visit the Propel website. Two-Sided…

Dr. Mitchell Baran Passes Away

It is with great sadness that we have learned that Dr. Mitchell Baran, CEO of Trudell Medical International, has passed away at 81. Our condolences go out to Dr. Baran and his family in this difficult time. Dr. Mitchell A. Baran 1934 – 2015 It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of…

3D Printing

This guest blog post was written by Jaclyn Longo, an Analyst at Propel. Propel is located at Western University and is part of the Campus-Linked Accelerator (CLA) program. The centre provides co-working space, mentorship, seed funding, events and acts as an advocate for local youth-based (aged 18-29) startups in the community. For more info, visit the Propel website. 3D…

Sharing Economy

This guest blog post was written by Jaclyn Longo, an Analyst at Propel. Propel is located at Western University and is part of the Campus-Linked Accelerator (CLA) program. The centre provides co-working space, mentorship, seed funding, events and acts as an advocate for local youth-based (aged 18-29) startups in the community. For more info, visit the Propel website. Sharing…