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In the news: 10 great January 2019 stories from Waterloo, Canada

Posted by Waterloo EDC on February 1, 2019

There was tons of exciting news in Waterloo over the last month. That made choosing just 10 stories a challenge, but we did it anyway:

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Topics: artificial intelligence, automotive, technology, quantum

Four reasons Waterloo was the best place for HockeyTech to score

Posted by Waterloo EDC on January 30, 2019

When Stu Siegel, former CEO/Owner of the NHL’s Florida Panthers, realized they were not using tech or analytics to improve the way the hockey team was playing, he began digitizing and data-basing player data, sowing the seeds of what would later become HockeyTech.

After acquiring other tech companies working in hockey analytics, Siegel began looking for a single space to house his growing...

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Topics: business, technology, talent

New Cluster Map gives AutoTech businesses 100+ reasons to consider Waterloo

Posted by Waterloo EDC on January 24, 2019

Waterloo has become an epicentre for automotive technology. Our recent survey found that Waterloo now boasts 80+ AutoTech businesses, from global OEMs and suppliers to tech startups using artificial intelligence and nanotechnology to create new automotive products, and 20+ research and commercialization hubs.

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Topics: automotive, technology

Five Waterloo companies on list of high-potential Canadian tech firms

Posted by Waterloo EDC on January 22, 2019

A new report from the University of Toronto’s Impact Centre identifies five Waterloo companies that hold the potential to explode onto the world stage, including the possibility of becoming Canada’s newest “unicorn.”

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Topics: technology, talent

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