Innovation Guelph News

Intellectual Property in the Gig Economy: Who owns what?

If you’ve read our previous blog post: “Are you protecting your most valuable asset? Why securing your intellectual property matters,” you’ll be familiar with the Canadian Government’s Intellectual Property Strategy.  How does this strategy apply in the gig economy where it’s more common for freelancers and contractors [...]

2019-02-15T20:00:31+00:00February 15th, 2019|Entrepreneur Education|Comments Off on Intellectual Property in the Gig Economy: Who owns what?

Congratulations to the twenty-one companies receiving seed funding through Innovation Guelph’s Fuel Injection Program

We would like to introduce the round five Fuel Injection companies that have been selected from the 81 who applied. [...]

2019-02-01T20:48:46+00:00January 31st, 2019|Fuel Injection, Funding, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Congratulations to the twenty-one companies receiving seed funding through Innovation Guelph’s Fuel Injection Program

Humans of Innovation Guelph – Niel Palmer

Puerto Vicente Guerrero is a small Mexican fishing community on the Pacific Ocean, about three hours away by car from Acapulco. It’s where Niel Palmer, a Core Mentor with Innovation Guelph, hooked one of his most memorable catches: a 50-pound rooster fish. “It took about 40 minutes [...]

2019-01-28T15:19:27+00:00January 28th, 2019|News, stories|Comments Off on Humans of Innovation Guelph – Niel Palmer

Are you protecting your most valuable asset? Why securing your intellectual property matters.

Earlier this year, the Government of Canada announced a new strategy to help Canadians innovate, reach commercial success and create more jobs. It isn’t business training or more investment capital for entrepreneurs, though. Instead, the strategy is all about intellectual property (IP). Named the Intellectual Property Strategy, [...]

2019-01-02T19:28:41+00:00January 2nd, 2019|Entrepreneur Education, News|Comments Off on Are you protecting your most valuable asset? Why securing your intellectual property matters.

Lessons From Leaders Recap: It’s Not a Myth – Work-Life Balance Does Exist

Joni Lien started SupperWorks with a very simple premise: to give families a little more “together time” in an increasingly busy world. What she didn’t realize? While she was helping her customers establish a better work-life balance, she was sacrificing her own. She remembered lying in bed, [...]

2019-01-07T23:18:08+00:00December 21st, 2018|Entrepreneur Education, Events, Speedway|Comments Off on Lessons From Leaders Recap: It’s Not a Myth – Work-Life Balance Does Exist

Humans of Innovation Guelph: Linda Horowitz

When Linda Horowitz’s son started learning drums, she decided she’d take lessons too. So, she picked up the bongos and djembe, a west African hand drum. The same thing happened when her kids started skiing. And scuba diving. “I said, why am I sitting here watching? I [...]

2018-11-28T23:09:23+00:00November 28th, 2018|News, stories|Comments Off on Humans of Innovation Guelph: Linda Horowitz

A Great Day Celebrating Innovation!

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Minister Navdeep Bains each sent messages of encouragement and support; while MP Lloyd Longfield announced that Innovation Guelph and Bioenterprise will receive an additional $2.8 million to continue their partnership in delivering federal seed funding programs to [...]

2018-11-20T21:31:07+00:00November 20th, 2018|Events, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on A Great Day Celebrating Innovation!

It’s not just tech. Agri-innovation is food, business, science and more.

Agriculture in Canada is kind of a big deal. It generates $113.8 billion, or 6.6% of our national GDP, according to the Agricultural Institute of Canada. It accounts for one in every eight jobs in Canada. As a country, we’re the fifth largest exporter of agri-food products [...]

2018-11-07T17:25:43+00:00November 7th, 2018|Client Successes, Events, Fuel Injection, Funding, News, Sustainability|Comments Off on It’s not just tech. Agri-innovation is food, business, science and more.

Innovation Expo Featured Sponsor: Linimar Corporation

Innovation Guelph & Bioenterprise are thrilled to announce that Linamar Corporation is now the headlining sponsor of our Innovation Expo on November 15th, this year! Founded in 1966, Linamar is now the second largest automobile parts manufacturer in Canada, with over 60 factories worldwide. A core belief [...]

2018-10-17T15:48:47+00:00October 17th, 2018|Events, Media Releases, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Innovation Expo Featured Sponsor: Linimar Corporation

New England Venture Summit

Innovation Guelph is pleased to announce its sponsorship and invite you to attend New England Venture Summit presented by youngStartup Ventures. Special discount.  Use discount code "IGVIP" and receive 10% off the “early bird” rates. Register Today & Save Click here http://bit.ly/2Ly2Fge. >> Call for Top Innovators to present to leading Investors (details [...]

2018-10-17T13:43:27+00:00October 17th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on New England Venture Summit