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IBM Innovation Incubator Program led and managed by Invest Ottawa at Bayview Yards, made possible through a partnership with Ontario Centres of Excellence, IBM Canada and Invest Ottawa – is part of the IBM Innovation Incubator Project. Announced in 2016, the project is helping small- and medium-sized enterprises fast-track the launch of new technologies and products to international clients by leveraging IBM's technical resources including IBM Cloud. This includes cognitive business technology and a cloud-based development platform, as well as its physical space and network of customers. The project is expected to create up to 2,600 jobs by 2020.
See the official Video of Morley Hoppner and Barry J Hobin Architects Design of the NEW Innovation Centre at Bayview Yards; The new dynamic entrepreneurial and Innovation centre in Ottawa, opening Fall 2016. Images and video provided courtesy of Fineline Perspectives and Hobin Architecture.
This award recognizes a business or organization that introduced an innovative concept or approach (e.g. new use of technology, environmental leadership, social media, etc.) to the tourism industry in Ottawa and Canada's Capital Region. Nominees will be judged based on their business success, advancement of best practices and the positive impact of the innovation on the tourism industry. https://www.ottawatourism.ca/members/events/ottawa-tourism-awards/
The Ottawa Catholic School Board was recently honoured by the Canadian Education Association with an award for "Innovation that Sticks." Out of 35 school boards in Canada, the OCSB was selected as the district to be featured in a case study for their leadership in innovation in Canadian education.
The ONPHA Innovation Award, sponsored by Enbridge Gas Distribution, recognizes non-profit housing providers that have developed an innovative response to an environmental, operational, or community challenge. Their initiatives have demonstrated promising outcomes and serve as inspirations and models for other non-profit housing providers. Our 2017 winner, Ottawa Salus Corporation, was recognized for their efforts to develop Karen's Place, an extremely energy-efficient multi-residential building that houses and supports 42 tenants living with a serious mental illness in the Ottawa community. Watch the video to learn how Karen's Place has allowed Ottawa Salus to combat stigma and improve the lives of 42 tenants, all while leading the way in energy efficiency and sustainable housing develo...
By Sabrina Daniel At the University of Ottawa's Mechanical Engineering Department, Bertrand Jodoin and his team of researchers develop and test techniques to coat airplane parts with a layer of metallic powder to avoid corrosion and extend their lifespan. The Materials Characterisation Laboratory (uOttawa MCL) is open for business. Check out their listing on the CFI Navigator: http://www.innovation.ca/en/navigator/MaterialsCharacterisationLaboratoryuOttawaMCL
Ikea's Stefan Sjöstrand became Ikea Canada’s president in September and he’s now on a cross-country tour of all 12 locations. He visited the Ottawa store February 24, 2015. Video by Jean Levac/ The Ottawa Citizen
NCDFREE hosted it's first North American Advocacy & Innovation bootcamp in Ottawa! Our 1.5-day bootcamp connected up and coming leaders with local and international speakers who provided them with the skills, knowledge, confidence and connections to frame their ideas, connect to a team, focus on an angle, challenge the status quo and drive action on the issues they are passionate about. Local & international talent attended including Jesse Cressman-Dickinson, Mitchell Kutney, David Sweanor, and NCDFREE’s co-founder Sandro Demaio and Jimi Michiel among others for a day of new friends, new ideas, and new skills to drive change. Want to be part of the next bootcamp? Join the movement today: www.ncdfree.org
Thales in Canada has recently inaugurated its brand new Experience Centre in its Ottawa office, with the support of Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson. It is an innovative, local hands-on space to support the development of new technologies in urban security and defence. Thales in Canada wishes to support the improvement of public services at the local level by working together with academic partners, industry, government and start-ups to create new solutions that will lead to improved economic, environmental and social benefits for the community. Thales' new Experience Centre will support the development of new technologies, innovation and growth of our business, by serving as a testing ground for new solutions.
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ONPHA’s Innovations in Housing Stability project profiles eight unique initiatives that have helped diverse low- and moderate-income people find and keep a home that meets their needs. Watch this video to learn how three Ottawa agencies partnered to develop a residential managed alcohol program to enable homeless alcoholics and people with serious physical and mental health challenges stay houses and rebuild their health and lives. Learn about more innovations happening across Ontario at www.onpha.on.ca/housing-stability
Hear Ottawa entrepreneurs and industry leaders share their views on Invest Ottawa’s new five-year strategic plan. Including: Aydin Mirzaee, Founder and CEO, Fellow Insights, https://fellowinsights.com Bruno Couillard, Founder and CEO, Crypto4A, http://crypto4a.com Jonathan Gagne, Founder and CEO, MasterpieceVR, https://www.masterpiecevr.com Alec Main, CEO, Graphite Software, http://www.graphitesoftware.com/WP2015/
More info about the TIP program can be found at:http://timprogram.ca/ With more than 100 graduate programs, you'll find yours at Carleton. Our interdisciplinary programs allow you to shape your education based on your concerns and interests. All this while living in Canada's capital city. Let us help you launch the next phase of your academic career. Get connected. Join Carleton's grad school in Ottawa: http://graduate.carleton.ca/getconnected Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/CUGradStudies
Ariel Sim is a Senior Consultant with Doblin, Deloitte’s human-centered design and innovation strategy practice. She is a futurist and a human-centered designer, leading the development of experimental methods for design strategy including neuroscience experience testing. With roots in anthropology, global affairs, and digital foresight, Ariel invests in empathy, creativity and occasional suspensions of disbelief to bring us closer to ‘utopia.’ With a deep interest in sharing design insights across global hubs of researchers and builders, Ariel is on a treasure hunt for relationships that support better, more thoughtful design. At Doblin, Ariel works with clients in government, banking, natural resources, and insurance to develop more human experiences. Ariel Sim is a Senior Consultant wi...
Open AIR Steering Committee (SC) member Prof. Chidi Oguamanam of the University of Ottawa outlines the Network's focus on the intersection of innovation, creativity and intellectual property (IP) in Africa.
Using design thinking to identify and meet community needs
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