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January 14, 2014

Accelerator Centre Success Story: Accelerator Program Client Avenir Medical’s device in action at Mount Sinai

Donning surgical scrubs on Monday, Dec. 16, Armen Bakirtzian stood in an operating room at Mount Sinai Hospital and held his breath. Orthopedic surgeon Allan Gross was handling a device, which Bakirtzian initially designed as his final-year university design project.

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January 08, 2014

Join the Digital Media Delegation to Brazil

The Canadian Consulate General in São Paulo and the Chamber of Commerce Brazil-Canada will facilitate a four-day networking and business activity in São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil from March 11 to 14, 2014.

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January 07, 2014

Canada’s rising tech stars impress in Brazil

Francisco Jardim is no stranger to pitch sessions that feature the best startups a nation has to offer. As the founding partner of VC firm SP Ventures, and now manager of the Sao Paulo Innovation Fund, Jardim has attended almost every pitch event Brazil has had over the past six years.

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