BRAMPTON, ON - A week after the grand opening of the Peel Memorial Centre for Integrated Health and Wellness, the City of Brampton released results of a study for creating a Health and Life Sciences cluster around this world-class facility.
Government Intervention in Venture Capital in Canada: Toward Greater Transparency and Accountability
Governments across Canada need to reform their approach to venture capital policy, according to a new report from the C.D. Howe Institute. In “Government Intervention in Venture Capital in Canada: Toward Greater Transparency and Accountability,” author Richard Rémillard argues that improving the quality of venture capital policy will provide a win-win outcome for the wider public, government and the venture capital industry itself.
KPMG names Canada the most tax competitive country among world's top investment destinations
Canada's total tax rate is the most competitive among countries examined within KPMG's Focus on Tax, a supplement to Competitive Alternatives 2016. https://www.competitivealternatives.com/
Canadian Bioscience Advances Industry Building Solutions
TORONTO-()-The Ontario Bioscience Innovation Organization (OBIO®) hosted a summit of industry, academic, government and investment leaders about the future of health science innovation in Canada. Attendees engaged in group discussions and heard from subject matter experts to extrapolate a mandate of action for anchoring health science companies in Ontario.
The Toronto-Waterloo Innovation Corridor
Canada’s nascent technology supercluster in the Toronto-Waterloo region has the potential to become one of the world’s top innovation ecosystems. This report examines how it can be achieved.
Collaborating for growth: Opportunities for Ontario | Institute for Competitiveness & Prosperity
In its 15th Annual Report, Collaborating for growth: Opportunities for Ontario, the Institute analyzes Ontario's GDP per capita compared to ten similar peer jurisdictions and does a deep dive into four industries in Ontario with high-growth potential.
Beleave Provides Business Update
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - September 26, 2016) - Beleave Inc. ("Beleave" or the "Company") (CSE: BE) is pleased to announce that it has received notification from Health Canada that, upon the Company's confirmation that the Company's proposed site and storage security measures are in place, functional and comply with the requirements...
Adopting our Advantage: Supporting a thriving health science sector in Ontario
Ontario’s health science sector is positioned for success. We are established leaders in diverse fields of study, and gifted with a robust research community and entrepreneurial culture. Yet, there is a growing sense that much of the sector’s potential is unrealized, as it lacks necessary capacity to capitalize, commercialize, and diffuse innovation...
Transforming health: Shifting from reactive to proactive and predictive care - MaRS
This report is part of the Transforming Health Market Insights Series. Current state: A reactive “sick” care system based on an episodic, acute care model As it exists now, the Canadian healthcare system—like most health systems globally that were designed in the post-World War 2 era—is a “sick care” system. That is, the system waits … Read More