Library space is community space

This blog post was written by Suzanne Morrison, Communications Coordinator at TechAlliance. If you’ve been even half listening to the #ldnont community on social media this summer or perhaps bumped into a street team while grabbing lunch downtown, you probably already know that the London Public Library is part-way through their ambitious community engagement strategy…

Blog: Crowdfunding in the Biotech Industry

Crowdfunding has become a popular funding source for many industries, though biotech-related projects are still relatively new to the scene. That seems to be changing, as the Scanadu Scout recently became the highest grossing Indiegogo campaign ever, raising over $1.6 million. Scanadu Scout is a device that measures and records a person’s blood pressure, heart…

Grassroots tech in the forest city

There are many community projects, events and groups that entrepreneurs, startups and community members can get involved with in London and Southwestern Ontario. We’ve started a community tree that maps out some of these growing grassroots initiatives. If you have any recommendations for additions or changes to the tree please contact Suzanne Morrison, Communications Coordinator…