Baycrest Health Sciences

Hiring two positions for innovation partners

New initiative: Baycrest at Home, focusing on geriatric care at home

Starting new innovation procurement process, if you have products stay tuned

Seniors entrepreneurship program pilot coming in May

CAHO

Use #ONHWS on social media for Tweets relevant to Healthier Wealthier Smarter program

CAHO webinar on Debunking Common Procurement Myths in Ontario’s Broader Public Sector.
http://healthierwealthiersmarter.ca/caho-webinar-expert-panel-members-discuss-the-art-of-the-possible-debunking-common-procurement-myths-in-ontarios-broader-public-sector/

CTO

CTO Conference March 27th-28th agenda announced soon!  

https://ctoconference.ca/

New programming QuickStart and Research Ready to accelerate clinical trial startup, please contact Andrew for more information

CCRM

Center for cell and Vector Production launched and open for business!

CCRM goes live!  On Facebook Thursday Jan 21 at 230pm  https://www.facebook.com/commercializinglivingtherapies/

March 13th-15 Pan Canadian forum on Gene Therapy

https://www.cellcan.com/forum2019/en/registration.aspx

FACIT

Annual Falcon’s pitch competition event during Health Innovation Week April 4th! Call for applications now open  Email Lisa if interested

https://events.oicr.on.ca/facit-falcons

Prospect fund and Compass Rose fund looking for new investments - Deadline March 31st

Global Affairs Canada

Colleague coming in from Brazil, looking for companies interested in 1:1 meetings to enter the Brazilian market.  Also, half-day seminar on the Brazilian market, stay tuned

Selecting 5 oncology companies for partnering opportunities in Boston for trip at the end of March, contact Eleonore if interested Eleonore.Rupprecht@international.gc.ca

The Government of Canada announced a new vision for Canada’s economy as a global leader in innovation in the 2017 Budget. As a first step toward this vision, the Government created Economic Strategy Tables as a model for industry and government to collaborate on innovation strategies to boost Canada’s economic development and fuel growth.

The Health and Biosciences Table was commissioned to develop a plan to position Canada as a global leader in health & biosciences innovation.  

Send your letter and share the campaign with your company’s employees here:
http://supporthbest.ca

HSCN

Professional Development Day The focus will be on Innovation Procurement and non-traditional procurement models. http://hscn.org/hscn-professional-development-day-february-2019.aspx

Mammoth Health

Check out the health exhibits at CES2019

MaRS Excite

Looking for companies for Excite programming, in particular, large organizations looking to accelerate market access

Check out the MaRS Partnership event on Tues Jan 22, a great chance to network and hear the new vision for MaRS

https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/save-the-date-mars-partnerships-launch-tickets-53056137335

Procurement event during Health Innovation Week, stay tuned

OBIO

C-Suite Pub Night Jan 24th, registration full, but email Grant if you have companies interested

http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07efznm6vy048876a9&llr=ldyr5awab

Niagara Investment Summit - theme precision medicine. Please forward companies interested in presenting  

https://www.obioinvestmentsummit.com/

Ontario Brain Institute

Moved offices to Yonge and Richmond, 1 Richmond Street West, Suite 400

Ontrepreneurs program coming soon

Internship program launching soon with 4 positions open in Spring

Ontario Genomics

Join us March 6 & 7, 2019 for the 2nd Annual Canada SynBio conference focused on accelerating the growth and success of Canada’s Engineering Biology community.

http://www.ontariogenomics.ca/provincial-strategies/synthetic-biology/2019-canada-synbio-4/

SE Futures

Innovation breakfast at Queen st west and John first Friday of the month

Zayna co-authoring book around the future of health and will hold launch event towards end of Q1 2019

Singularity University

Attend the Canadian Summit, April 23rd to 24th – Edmonton, Alberta

https://sucanada.org/

TOHealth!

Planning marketing campaign for clusterconnect.ca (in Beta)  please create a profile and feedback on functionality

Health Innovation Week April 1-5th!

UTEST/MaRS Innovation

Announcing this year’s cohort soon

ventureLab

New entrepreneurship program coming, stay tuned

Recruiting a part-time Digital Health Advisor to support our growing entrepreneur portfolio. We are seeking someone with deep sector experience/relationships in building companies in the digital health sector in Ontario in pursuit of global markets.

https://venturelab.ca/were-hiring-2/

Posting closes Friday, January 25, 2019 noon ET