CDMN News

Technology and energy leaders to meet at Canada 3.0 2014

20 Oct 2014

Calgary, October 20, 2014 – Energy and technology leaders will gather at the Canada 3.0 conference in Calgary Oct. 28-30 to discuss how their industries can benefit from greater collaboration. This edition of Canada 3.0, the 6th annual such event, will be held at Calgary’s BMO Centre in partnership with the Canadian Energy Supply Chain […]

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Why the energy sector must overcome barriers to innovation

14 Oct 2014

It’s no secret that if Canada’s energy sector wants to meaningfully reduce its environmental footprint, it, will have to lean heavily on technological improvements to boost efficiency and decrease the intensity of emissions. This isn’t just about altruism, either. With these improvements, the sector could improve its cost structure, increase competitiveness and grow its global […]

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Call for Canada 3.0 participants

30 Sep 2014

Canada 3.0 is bringing together leaders from the Energy and Technology sectors next month in Calgary. Dawn Farrell, President & CEO of Trans Alta, Suzanne West, President & CEO of Imaginea Energy and Tom Jenkins, Chairman of OpenText  will be amongst the  energy and technology sector leaders who will be Building the technology supply chain […]

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Outbound Soft Landing program announces fall cohort, with new support from TD

26 Sep 2014

Fifteen Canadian companies have been selected to participate in the Canadian Digital Media Network’s outbound Soft Landing program this fall, and they’ll have a new supporter in their corner. TD Bank Group, North America’s sixth largest bank by branches, has partnered with the CDMN to help small- to medium-sized enterprises pursue growth in international markets. […]

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CDMN announces tech startups to attend Canada 3.0

12 Sep 2014

The Canadian Digital Media Network is pleased to announce the technology startups selected to attend the Canada 3.0 Conference October 28 to 30 at the BMO Centre in Calgary. The companies selected are early stage with products related to the energy sector. These companies will receive one ticket, booth space in the TELUS Innovation Pavilion […]

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Kevin Tuer named to head Open Data Initiative

10 Sep 2014

Waterloo Region, September 10, 2014 – The Chair of the Canadian Digital Media Network (CDMN), Tom Jenkins, announced today that Kevin Tuer has been appointed Managing Director of Canada’s new Open Data Initiative and that Avvey Peters will replace him as the Managing Director of the Canadian Digital Media Network. The CDMN received $3M in […]

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Category: CDMN News, Featured, Press Releases

The key to cracking the energy supply chain: relationships

09 Sep 2014

It’s one thing to come up with a great idea. It’s another to actually get it to market. That’s doubly true when it comes to the oil and gas sector, where a complex and often opaque supply chain make it difficult for entrepreneurs to know how and where to pitch their products. On Oct. 28 […]

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Soft Landing helps I Think Security expand to Asia

08 Sep 2014

I Think Security Ltd. is preparing to expand into Asia after being chosen as one of eight companies to attend Hong Kong’s FinTech Innovation Lab, one of the world’s leading accelerators. The Kitchener-based company, a graduate of Waterloo’s Accelerator Centre program, will spend 12 weeks in the prominent accelerator starting Sept. 15, and finish up with […]

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Category: CDMN News, Soft Landing