Industry Liaison/Mitacs Specialist - Specializing in Life Sciences and Social Innovation
As an Industry Liaison and Mitacs Specialist, Sarah Topps supports the work of the Industry Liaison Office (ILO) through building research partnerships between academia and industry...
Founder & Managing Director, Novateur Ventures Inc. Vancouver, BC
Areas of Expertise: Therapeutics, diagnostics, medical devices, executive leadership, corporate partnerships, regulatory, board governance.
Founder and CEO, Elsius Biomedical. Calgary, Alberta
Areas of Expertise: Startups, Strategy, Financing, Medical Devices, Business Development
Co-founder & Partner, FUEL Biomedical
Areas of Expertise: Startup team development, financial modelling, sales & revenue forecasting, business planning, fund raising, investor relations and presentations, negotiating partnerships and agreements with external partners, market research, competition & threat analysis, business development, grants and funding.
President, Murdin Biotechnology Inc. Toronto, ON
Areas of Expertise: Corporate partnering, strategic planning, therapeutics, vaccines, M&A, licensing, and R&D
CEO & Founder, Wyvern Pharmaceuticals and Kickshaw Ventures Ltd. Calgary, AB
Areas of Expertise: Immunotherapy, oncology, infectious disease, autoimmune disease, corporate partnering, strategic planning, M&A, capital raising
International Sales Manager, Alta Genetics Inc., Owner/Partner & President, Rocky Mountain Holsteins Ltd.
Areas of Expertise: Strategic planning, governance, and sales and marketing in the agricultural industry
Owner, Strategic Timelines Inc.
Areas of Expertise: Innovation funding procurement, marketing and sales planning.
Director, Business Development Boast Capital
Areas of Expertise: Traction, Branding, Marketing and Commercialization, Customer Acquisition, Partnerships, Product Development, Strategy, Medical Devices, SaaS, eCommerce, US Market Entry
Areas of Expertise: Corporate finance, venture capital, fundraising, board governance, corporate strategy, life sciences, AgTech
Independent Business Strategist
Areas of Expertise: Strategic planning, market research, competitive benchmarking, customer journey mapping, brand strategy and pitch presentations.
Founder & Partner, AIoTHealth, Associate, Creative Destructive Labs -CDL Rockies...
Areas of Expertise: Venture Capital, Medicine, Impact, Matching the algorithm to the right clinical problem.
Principal, Biopharm Management Inc. (BMI), provider of short and long-term management services to the biopharmaceutical industry
Areas of Expertise: Startups, Strategic, Financing, Therapeutics, Oncology, Pitch Coaching
Co-founder & Partner, FUEL Biomedical and Founder, Principal Engineer, Box 13 Engineering
Areas of Expertise: Mechanical design engineering, mechanical system simulations, new product development (especially biomedical devices), patent filing, technology commercialization, project planning and execution, regulatory clearance, lecturing and public speaking, and securing grant funding.
Co-founder & Partner, FUEL Biomedical
Areas of Expertise: Quality Assurance, Regulatory Affairs, FDA and Health Canada Submissions, Medical Device and Drug Manufacturing Audits, Cannabis Cultivation and Processing
Prof. Brewing Science, Olds College, COO/Owner, Burwood Distillery
Areas of Expertise: Fermentation Science, Food Science, Alcoholic and Non-Alcoholic Beverage Production
Director, Business Development, Harmonic Medical Inc.
Areas of Expertise: Startups, Strategic Planning, Operations, Business Development, Fundraising, Medical Devices, Medical Imaging
Managing Partner at VL Energy Ltd.
Areas of Expertise: Regulatory Compliance, Government Relationship, board governance, capital raising, business development.
Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs Consultant
Areas of Expertise: Design & Development, Production, Clinical Studies, Quality Assurance, Regulatory, Marketing & Commercialization, Post-market Remediation
President, Tredea Capital Corp
Areas of Expertise: Business consulting with expertise in financial reporting, tax, accounting, and corporate governance.
Director of Innovation, Bioenterprise Corporation
Areas of Expertise: Ag-tech, Corporate Finance, Venture Capital, Fundraising, Board Governance, Corporate Strategy
Managing Director, 88 Street Capital Inc.
Areas of Expertise: Start-up financing, strategic planning, financial modelling, private equity
Director of Corporate Communications, Genome Alberta. Calgary, Alberta
Areas of Expertise: Marketing, communications, public relations, branding, media relations, social media
Managing Director, Fenwick & Associates, VP Strategy, Green Shield Canada
Areas of Expertise: Startups, Business Strategy and Execution, Pivots, Revenue Model, Public Policy, Health Reform and Economics
Founder and Chief Strategist, Ventrek
Areas of Expertise: Corporate Strategy, Business Planning, Coaching, Mentoring, Executive Development
CEO, Centre for the Commercialization of Antibodies and Biologics (CCAB)
Areas of Expertise: Corporate leadership, Fundraising, Board Governance, Strategic Planning, Therapeutics, Diagnostics, Regulatory, Clinical, Business Development
Owner of IPEAS Intellectual Property Law & Consulting
Areas of Expertise: IP education and IP strategy assistance; Patentability, infringement, validity, and freedom-to-operate assessments; Branding assistance and advice; Patent application preparation; IP Licensing
Executive-In-Residence, Emerging Technology & Startup practice at Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
Areas of Expertise: Medical technologies, devices, and healthcare systems
Manager of HR Advisory Services at Cenera
Area of expertise: Human Resources
Contract grant writer, editor.
Areas of Expertise: Writing and editing a wide range of documentation, most recently specializing in grant applications for non-profits and corporations.
Medical Device Development Consultant
Areas of Expertise: Urology, Commercialization of Surgical Products, Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery
GreenSTEM Fellow (First Cohort), Founder, ZoraMat Solutions Inc.
ZoraMat Solutions aims to prototype and scale Zoralite, a solid sorbent for carbon dioxide capture from large industrial emitters, natural...
GreenSTEM Fellow (Second Cohort), Founder, Carbon Oxytech Inc.
Carbon Oxytech Inc. is commercializing a new green technology that provides non-combustion utilization pathways for residual feedstocks...
GreenSTEM Fellow (Second Cohort), Founder, SolarSteam Inc.
SolarSteam Inc. addresses the problem of high-cost and high-emissions associated with process heat.
GreenSTEM Fellow (Second Cohort), Founder, WiDR Inc.
WIDR Inc. specializes in digital image sensor design for specific applications where invariant light conditions apply.
GreenSTEM Fellow (First Cohort), Founder, Envicore Inc.
EnviCore Inc. is developing a novel nanoparticle/biopolymer treatment for sustainable tailings treatment. The technology has applications in...
GreenSTEM Fellow (Second Cohort), Founder, Cnergreen
Cnergreen Corp. aims to improve oil recovery efficiency and reduce infill drilling related to well damage, while synergistically reducing C02 emissions.
GreenSTEM Fellow (First Cohort), Founder, Carbonova.
Carbonova, is an engineering company developing a technology to produce massive, pure carbon nanofibers (CNF) from...
Life Sciences Fellow (First Cohort), Founder, Wave View Imaging
Wave View Imaging is developing a novel imaging technology to monitor breast cancer treatment.
Life Sciences Fellow (First Cohort), Founder, NovusTX Devices
NovusTX Devices is developing transducers to improve the current ultrasound...
Life Sciences Fellow (First Cohort), Founder, Illucidx
Illucidx strives to positively affect clinical and patient outcomes by...
Life Sciences Fellow (First Cohort), Founder, Andromeda Medical Imaging
Andromeda Medical Imaging develops advanced backend neuroimaging...
Life Science Fellow (Second Cohort), Founder, Vibratus
Vibratus is developing hardware and software analytics for measuring human movement...
Life Science Fellow (Second Cohort), Founder, Zymedyne
Zymedyne aims to develop safer, more effective treatments for chronic neuropathic pain by...
Life Sciences Fellow (Second Cohort), Founder, Alndlit Medical Aesthetics
Alndlit Medical Aesthetics is developing software tools to improve facial plastic surgery...
Life Science Fellow (Second Cohort), Founder, AnthoBio
AnthoBio is a natural product company dedicated to developing plant-derived, safe, scientifically proven...
Life Sciences Fellow (Third Cohort), Founder, Smart Biomedical.
Smart Biomedical is a medical device company with a goal to create devices that...
Life Sciences Fellow (Third Cohort), Founder, Vital XR.
Vital XR Ltd., is creating the ideal advanced simulated learning environment for...
Life Sciences Fellow (Third Cohort), Founder, SenseSI.
SenseSi Technology is developing a wearable device for the fast and accurate measurement of...
Life Sciences Fellow (Third Cohort), Founder, AgGene.
AgGene is an agriculture biotechnology company focused on the development of plant traits...