Supercluster winners map

Winners and losers: Liberal government’s picks for $950 million in supercluster funding

Minister of Innovation, Science, and Economic Development (ISED) Navdeep Bains announced the winners of the $950 million Innovation Supercluster Initiative...

February 15th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Focus in IT students - ICTC

ICTC to spend $3 M of CanCode funding to ‘bring business challenges into the classroom’

The Information and Communications Technology Council (ICTC) will spend its portion of $50 million in federal funding for coding and...

January 25th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Innovation Superclusters

Supercluster bids react after learning about success or failure

The Canadian government’s supercluster initiative shortlist has been revealed, and the reactions have been positive, both from those with successful...

October 16th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Navdeep Bains at CTS 2017

Ontario’s ‘Ring of Fire’ region gets $69.2 million broadband boost

The federal government and Ontario provincial government are making a combined $69.2 million broadband investment into Ontario's "Ring of Fire"...

October 6th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Startup visa pilot program to become permanent, federal government says

A four-year-old pilot program aimed at helping immigrants launch startups in Canada is becoming permanent, the federal government announced Friday....

July 28th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Canadian government investing in faster internet for Western Canada

British Columbia, Alberta, and Manitoba are getting a $10 million dollar boost from the Government of Canada to improve high-speed...

July 11th, 2017 Alex Radu

Navdeep Bains - CAN-Med

Ottawa announces $1.2 billion Strategic Innovation Fund

Ottawa is launching a new $1.26 billion Strategic Innovation Fund that's available across all sectors, Innovation, Science and Economic Development...

July 5th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Hashtag Trending – LTE wireless speeds and net neutrality

Wireless service in Canada is among the fastest in the world. The U.S. is about to have a fight on...

June 7th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Navdeep Bains at CTS 2017

Liberals ask CRTC to review WiFi roaming decision; start down path to 5G

Innovation, Science, and Economic Development Minister Navdeep Bains will direct the Federal Cabinet to review a March 1 decision by...

June 5th, 2017 Brian Jackson