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May 19, 2017

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TrainingSeeker wins $$$ at ELEV8 Pitch Night

The big winner of the Innovation Factory ELEV8 Pitch Night was Forge company TrainingSeeker! TrainingSeeker took home a $750 cash prize ...

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May 10, 2017

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Forge companies take home $9,000 in cash prizes at Synapse

Forge companies 20/20 OptimEyes, Era Diabetes and HiNT took home $9,000 at Innovation Factory‘s (iF) annual Synapse life science competition final ...

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May 2, 2017

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Mariner Endosurgery receives MaRS Embark and IRAP funding

Forge company Mariner Endosurgery received funding from the MaRS Embark Funding Program and from the National Research Council of Canada Industrial ...

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April 27, 2017

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Nix wins Red Dot Award for product design

After several days of assessing thousands of products from all over the world, Hamilton’s very own Nix Pro Color Sensor ...

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