Written by Sara M. Nolte On March 7, Innovation Factory hosted the final stage of the Synapse Life Science Competition at McMaster Innovation Park. The event was the culmination of months of hard work and training that saw teams of Innovators and MBA and post-graduate students create an Executive Summary (addressing business and market potential) and a Commercialization Plan. […]
On March 5 over 130 people gathered at TwelvEighty Pub at McMaster University to hear 12 innovators pitch their business ideas at Innovation Night, Innovation Factory’s 2-minute pitch competition. Co-hosted by Innovation Factory, the McMaster Entrepreneurship Association, the McMaster Social Innovation Lab and the McMaster Engineering & Management Society, Innovation Night brought together students, innovators and […]
On March 20, Innovation Factory hosted their first LiFT Seminar of 2014: Staying Competitive in Transitioning Markets. The seminar included a keynote presentation from Michael Macaluso, COO of CARSTAR Automotive Canada, followed by a panel discussion with experts from industries including advanced manufacturing, life science and consumer packaged goods. All parties provided key insights on […]
The Arthritis Society of Canada believes the PainQuILT has the potential to reduce the burden of arthritis.