CDMN News

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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Category: Canada 3.0, CDMN News, Featured

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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Category: CDMN News, Featured, Soft Landing

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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Category: Canada 3.0, CDMN News, Featured

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

How energy and tech can work together – and why they must start now

25 Aug 2014

Over the last few years, the energy sector has been the driving force behind the Canadian economy. Meanwhile, the high-tech sector has seen some of its brightest stars fade, even as startup activity has skyrocketed. But on Oct. 28, the two will meet in Calgary as part of the Canada 3.0 program at the annual […]

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CDMN celebrates 100th landing of Canadian companies in foreign markets

07 Aug 2014

They say if you can make it in New York City, you can make it anywhere. The Big Apple is just one of many international destinations where companies have landed as part of the Canadian Digital Media Network’s Soft Landing program. As it hits the 100-company mark, the program is putting out another call for […]

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Category: CDMN News, Featured, Soft Landing