TEC Edmonton is a business accelerator that helps emerging tech companies grow through funding and financing guidance, programs and accelerators, and licensing opportunities. As a joint venture of the University of Alberta and EEDC, TEC operates Edmonton’s largest accelerator for scale-up tech companies and manages the commercialization of UAlberta research.
Alberta Innovates is a provincially funded corporation with a mandate to deliver 21st-century solutions for the most compelling challenges facing Albertans. The corporation focuses on the province’s research and technology strengths in the core sectors of health, environment, energy, food and fibre, and platforms such as AI, nanotechnology and omics.
This moment in time is a once-in-a-century opportunity to put Alberta on a global map in an area that will define our future. Alberta has the ingredients, the passion, the momentum; and now, we have the plan to take this future in our hands!
Innovate Edmonton is pleased to share that our Vice-President, Cheryll Watson, has been appointed onto the Startup Genome Advisory Board. Watson is one of two Canadians on the 18-member board. Advisory board members are CEOs and other senior leaders at leading innovation and economic development authorities around the world
In the modern world of acceleration, disruption, and connectivity, innovation has cross-industry applications in every facet of business. Edmonton recognizes and embraces this, building our digital tech ecosystem so that the most innovative companies and ideas can thrive here.