Medchart team 2017

Former Canada Health Infoway CTO joins startup that aims to finally take health records digital

Remember that episode of Seinfeld where Elaine confronts her doctor about her medical chart that labels her as "difficult?" In...

May 10th, 2018 Brian Jackson

MaRS, Google announce Employment Pathways Program and launch of Google job search feature in Canada

TORONTO - Canada's job market is getting significant support from Google after a $1 million investment into MaRS and the launch...

April 26th, 2018 Alex Coop

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CIBC takes digital transformation to the bank

Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC) had a long journey to become the winner of the Large Private Sector transformation...

June 14th, 2017 Danny Bradbury

Sun Life’s chief digital technology officer readies for Silicon Valley-inspired HQ launch

When you hear that a 150-year-old insurance company is going to open up a new office, you probably wouldn't expect...

February 27th, 2017 Brian Jackson

7 emerging trends shaping the future of IT: MaRS

Consumers can look forward to a future increasingly defined by a global voice, and dominated by robots, the Internet of Things...

July 14th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Toronto readies itself for a connected future at Technicity event

Lan Nguyen is a woman on a mission. She wants to revolutionize the city of Toronto with big data. The...

December 2nd, 2015 Danny Bradbury

Manulife Financial seeks startup-style innovation with hackathon, new lab

Manulife Financial is launching a new innovation lab in the heart of a startup hub with a hackathon event this...

December 1st, 2015 Brian Jackson

Would a laptop really work on Mars?

There's a lot of fantastic space-faring technology showcased in The Martian, the movie currently in theatres depicting Matt Damon as Mark Watney,...

November 8th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Can banks learn to love FinTech?

How much of an uplift is Canada’s financial technology industry getting, and should incumbent finance firms fight them, or join...

July 3rd, 2015 Danny Bradbury