Science Internship Program celebrates 61 interns hired

The Career Services office in the Faculty of Science at Western University is pleased to announce that a record breaking 61 interns have been hired for full-time paid jobs in industry and government. “This year the number of interns hired shattered previous records. Last year we were very pleased that 42 students were employed, but this year is…

Critical Outcome Technologies and Delmar Chemicals sign collaboration agreement

Critical Outcome Technologies Inc. (COTI) (TSX Venture: COT) and Delmar Chemicals Inc. (Delmar), a Canadian company owned by Holding F.I.S S.p.A announced today that they have entered into a research and development collaboration agreement to advance selected small molecules. COTI and Delmar will work together to discover, select, screen and synthesize compounds for targets that have been identified as…

Building your toolbox with the Sales & Marketing P2P Group

TechAlliance’s Sales & Marketing Peer-2-Peer group invites TechAlliance members working in a sales and marketing capacity to join the group for 2012-13. The Sales & Marketing P2P Group was founded six years ago to address current sales and marketing issues and concerns within the regional tech industry. TechAlliance developed the P2P group as an open forum in…

Critical Outcome Technologies Inc. achieves milestones moving COTI-2 closer to IND filing

London, Ontario (September 11, 2012): Critical Outcome Technologies Inc. (COTI) (TSX Venture: COT) announced today that it has finalized an oral formulation for COTI-2 in moving forward to the final preclinical studies supporting the investigational new drug (IND) submission enabling a Phase 1 clinical trial. This oral formulation is designed to optimize the absorption of an orally administered…

Blog: Battered ships – lessons from RIM and Nokia

This post was contributed by Howie Chan, Business Analyst at TechAlliance. If you’ve read the business section of any newspaper lately, you’ve probably realized that RIM and Nokia are currently struggling to retain market share in the globally competitive mobile device industry. Lacking strategic options, efficiency and creativity, some analysts have even argued that innovation…

Share your job experience through job shadowing

Is your organization interested in: Getting an up-close look at the skill set of Western’s emerging talent? Showcasing upcoming volunteer or employment opportunities? Engaging with young minds interested in your field? Solidifying your brand among Western’s best and brightest? Making connections with faculty and staff at Western to build future partnerships? If you answered yes…

Critical Outcome Technologies Inc. and Western University sign commercial collaboration agreement

London, Ontario (September 6, 2012): Critical Outcome Technologies Inc. (COTI) (TSX Venture: COT) announced today that Western University (Western) has engaged COTI in a commercial collaboration to discover and advance potential therapies designed to minimize Central Nervous System (CNS) scarring following trauma or stroke. Under this engagement COTI will utilize its proprietary technology CHEMSAS® to discover and optimize novel…

eProf featured on BNN’s The Pitch

Trevor Koverko, CEO of TechAlliance client eProf, appeared on The Pitch on the Business News Network to pitch his virtual learning platform. Check out the video link below to see Trevor’s pitch and to learn how eProf plans to alter the online learning space. http://www.bnnprodown.com.edgesuite.net/2012/08/31/20120831_TP_3.mp4

Photos from the August 2012 Startup Drinks

Thanks to everyone who came out to Startup Drinks on August 29. It’s great to see so many people talking about tech entrepreneurship in our community, and to be able to work with passionate people and organizations like BizInc. Startup Drinks is a monthly event, taking place on the last Wednesday of each month. You…