CDMN News

Eindhoven 2.0: Lessons for Waterloo Region in Dutch centre’s tech makeover

17 Jun 2014

Worn furniture, well-used vending machines. A loose, open-concept layout, and a gutsy swagger to the place. Rob van Gijzel liked what he saw in the Velocity Garage when he toured the Communitech Hub last year. He plans to try it out in his home city of Eindhoven, the Netherlands. He carries a bit of sway in […]

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Category: CDMN News, Hub News, Ontario

Canada 3.0 2014 Postponed

30 Apr 2014

TRTech and the Canadian Digital Media Network, partners in presenting the Canada 3.0 2014 conference, have decided to postpone the event originally scheduled in Calgary for May 26-28, 2014. Our goal in bringing Canada 3.0 to Calgary is to intersect two of the most important industries to Canada — energy and digital. Calgary is the […]

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Category: CDMN News, Featured

From widgets to digits: Digital Canada 150 helps CDMN accelerate the future

08 Apr 2014

Mill it, drill it and kill it. For decades, that simple mantra has been enough to sustain a Canadian economy based almost exclusively on natural resources, which we ship abroad and then buy back as finished goods. As a result, “we give up a big chunk of the value chain,” said Dr. Kevin Tuer, Managing […]

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Category: CDMN News, Featured

Harper Government unveils plan for Canada’s digital future

04 Apr 2014

Digital Canada 150 sets clear goals for a connected and competitive Canada April 4, 2014 – Waterloo, Ontario – Industry Canada Industry Minister James Moore today unveiled Digital Canada 150, an ambitious path forward for Canadians to take full advantage of the opportunities of the digital age. Digital Canada 150 encompasses 39 new initiatives that […]

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Category: CDMN News, Featured, Government

Seeking participants for CDMN Survey

11 Mar 2014

Update (April 21, 2014): Survey is now closed. The Canadian Digital Media Network (CDMN) is conducting a survey to help identify business challenges & opportunities for Canadian businesses. The results from this anonymous survey will help the CDMN develop new products and services to support digital media (ICT & mobile) companies across the country. A […]

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Category: CDMN News, Featured

Ready To Take Your Business Global? Apply for the CDMN Outbound Soft-Landing Program.

27 Feb 2014

Are you ready to take your business global? Canadian companies must grow global to succeed in a global digital economy. There’s only so much that can be done through phone calls, emails and video conferencing. Sometimes the difference between closing a company-changing piece of business and a missed opportunity is a face-to-face meeting to close […]

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Category: CDMN News, Featured

Apply to the Canadian Technology Accelerator in Silicon Valley

24 Feb 2014

The Canadian Trade Commissioner Service manages the Canadian Technology Accelerator (CTA) initiative in San Francisco and Silicon Valley. The goal of CTA is to provide qualified Canadian ICT, digital/ social media, life sciences, and clean-tech companies with access to unique resources and contacts to help them grow at a global scale. Apply today at CTA […]

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Category: CDMN News, Featured, Government

Google for Entrepreneurs Demo Day applications open

13 Feb 2014

source: communitech.ca Want to get in front of the top investors in Silicon Valley? Here’s your chance. CDMN Hub Communitech and Google for Entrepreneurs are currently accepting applications from Canadian startups to land a coveted spot at an invite-only Google for Entrepreneurs Demo Day. Interested Startups should meet the following criteria: Have a live product that is getting customer […]

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Category: CDMN News, Featured