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Startup Canada Podcast: Noah Redler on growing Montreal's startup ecosystem | BetaKit

Startup Canada Podcast: Noah Redler on growing Montreal's startup ecosystem | BetaKit | Montreal startup community | Scoop.it
On the Startup Canada Podcast Noah Redler discusses building an engaged startup community that serves and supports the interests of the people in that
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Startup Open House gives you an inside peek into Canadian startups | BetaKit

Startup Open House gives you an inside peek into Canadian startups | BetaKit | Montreal startup community | Scoop.it
For the third year in a row, Startup Open House kicks off on October 29th across Canada.
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Montreal, a booming ecosystem between France and the USA — NUMA News — Medium

Montreal, a booming ecosystem between France and the USA - NUMA News - Medium
Have you noticed that in Compass’s recent “global startup ecosystem ranking” Canada is the only country, apart from the USA, to have…
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Iconic Old Volkswagen Bus Gets Solar Power

Iconic Old Volkswagen Bus Gets Solar Power | Montreal startup community | Scoop.it
Originally published on EV Obsession.

Solar-powered cars are all over the place theses days... but I'm talking about indirectly solar-powered cars, or, at the least, electric cars that use solar-powered EV chargers. Directly solar-powered are basically limited to very specialized car races (+ this Ford C-Max Solar Energi Concept). But that's not to say there aren't
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Je vais essayer de lancer une start-up en une semaine

Je vais essayer de lancer une start-up en une semaine | Montreal startup community | Scoop.it
BLOGUE. Plutôt que de me rendre au bureau ce matin, je me suis rendu à la Maison Notman avec un objectif particulier.
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Quebec’s first FinTech hub launches this Wednesday in Montreal | BetaKit

Quebec’s first FinTech hub launches this Wednesday in Montreal | BetaKit | Montreal startup community | Scoop.it
Finfusion MTL will be hosting its inaugural event this Wednesday, April 22nd.
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La Route des possibles: un nouvel accélérateur de projets pour le Québec

La Route des possibles: un nouvel accélérateur de projets pour le Québec | Montreal startup community | Scoop.it

BLOGUE. Recherchés: jeunes de 18 à 30 ans qui ont des idées pour résoudre des problèmes sociaux ou environnementaux.

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You Can Now Get Starbucks Coffee Delivered Right To Your Door In Montreal

You Can Now Get Starbucks Coffee Delivered Right To Your Door In Montreal | Montreal startup community | Scoop.it
Or from any other coffee shop for that matter.
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Flatbook takes the pain out of subletting

Flatbook takes the pain out of subletting | Montreal startup community | Scoop.it
A Montreal-based real-estate management startup is looking to change the apartment subletting game for hundreds of people this summer — by eliminating sublets altogether. Flatbook is launching its ...
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Professor Muhammad Yunus chooses Montréal - C2 Montréal

Professor Muhammad Yunus chooses Montréal - C2 Montréal | Montreal startup community | Scoop.it
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wooohoooo! social entrepreneurship getting bigger in here

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50 Top Colleges Creating VC-Backed Entrepreneurs

50 Top Colleges Creating VC-Backed Entrepreneurs | Montreal startup community | Scoop.it
Stanford and UC-Berkeley place first and second respectively as the top colleges that produce the most VC-backed entrepreneurs.
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McGill in it :-)

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The Wearable Technologies Heroes of the Year: Finalists of WT Innovation World Cup will show many world`s first at WT Conference in Munich - Innovation World Cup Series

The Wearable Technologies Heroes of the Year: Finalists of WT Innovation World Cup will show many world`s first at WT Conference in Munich - Innovation World Cup Series | Montreal startup community | Scoop.it
San Francisco / Munich, 07 January 2015 – The club of the most innovative wearables worldwide have been selected by the international jury of the WT Wearable Technologies Innovation World Cup. From June until November 2014 more than 500 developers and innovators from around the globe submitted their innovations in wearable technologies in the categories …
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Congrats to Heddoko, graduate of FI Montreal 2014 :-)

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Logrr quitte Montréal après avoir été accélérée par Techstars | LesAffaires.com

Logrr quitte Montréal après avoir été accélérée par Techstars | LesAffaires.com | Montreal startup community | Scoop.it
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AppDirect raises mammoth $140 million round - Montreal in Technology

AppDirect raises mammoth $140 million round - Montreal in Technology | Montreal startup community | Scoop.it
San Francisco-based AppDirect has raised $140 million in funding from J.P. Morgan along with the company’s existing investors, including Foundry Group, iNovia Capital, Mithril Capital Management, StarVest Partners, and Stingray Digital. Led by cofounders Daniel Saks, of St. Catherines, Ontario, and Nicolas Desmarais of Montreal, Quebec, AppDirect has now raised $245 million since it was founded in 2009. “We founded this with the simple vision of helping businesses find, buy and use the cloud services they need,” Saks, 30, told MTLinTech. “What’s so exiting is that over the last five years we’ve gone on to power the majority of transactions through this channel and we think this round symbolizes the belief that we’re truly reinventing the way businesses work.” The company has grown significantly over the past year, now powering the largest network of cloud service marketplaces. It claims it’s technology is being used..
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Female Funders launches with mission to create 1000 new female angel investors | BetaKit

Female Funders launches with mission to create 1000 new female angel investors | BetaKit | Montreal startup community | Scoop.it
MONTREAL
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New $10 million foodtech fund Edō Capital has grand visions - Montreal in Technology

New $10 million foodtech fund Edō Capital has grand visions - Montreal in Technology | Montreal startup community | Scoop.it
Foodtech and ag-tech startups in Montreal and beyond have reason to smile these days. That’s because Hamnett Hill and his partners have raised $10 million in capital for a new fund called Edō Capital, which will invest in sustainable food-related businesses over the next 24 months. We’re witnessing “massive changes” in consumer taste for food, Hill told MTLinTech this week. That coupled with a perfect storm affecting traditional big food is translating to big opportunity for new ventures offerin
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These Four Montrealers Are Going to Santiago For Startup Chile's New Cohort | BetaKit

These Four Montrealers Are Going to Santiago For Startup Chile's New Cohort | BetaKit | Montreal startup community | Scoop.it
MissingLINK, a Montreal-based startup founded by four MBA grads, is headed to Santiago in November for seven months to participate in Startup Chile, the
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Brad Feld Book & Pitch Tour - Last stop, Montreal! - Real Ventures english

Brad Feld Book & Pitch Tour - Last stop, Montreal! - Real Ventures english | Montreal startup community | Scoop.it
On Friday, March 27th Brad Feld cofounder of Foundry Group and Techstars, will tour Canada, hunting for the next big thing and chatting about his new book: Startup Opportunities: Know When to Quit Your Day Job. His last stop? Montreal!  A huge thanks to […]
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"the Know When To Quit Your Day Job" pitch tour in #Montreal by @bfeld #startup #entrepreneurs

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TechCrunch débarque à Montréal pour rencontrer des start-ups québécoises

TechCrunch débarque à Montréal pour rencontrer des start-ups québécoises | Montreal startup community | Scoop.it
BLOGUE. Après Toronto en 2012, ce sera au tour de Montréal d’accueillir un TechCrunch MeetUp le 1er avril prochain.
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Montreal gets dedicated indie co-working with GamePlay Space

Montreal gets dedicated indie co-working with GamePlay Space | Montreal startup community | Scoop.it
Non-profit office sharing scheme hopes to build on local talent
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Entrepreneurs prepare Lac-Mégantic's rebirth

Entrepreneurs prepare Lac-Mégantic's rebirth | Montreal startup community | Scoop.it
The rebirth of Lac-Mégantic may very well have begun with an online survey. The questionnaire, written last year by a pair of McGill University students in a social entrepreneurship class who had n...
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And HarbourVest makes four: How VCAP funds plan to renew Canadian VC

And HarbourVest makes four: How VCAP funds plan to renew Canadian VC | Montreal startup community | Scoop.it
Boston-based HarbourVest Partners is expected to complete an initial close on a new $300 million Canadian venture fund of funds before the end of January, said sources with knowledge of the matter....
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HarbourVest Global Private Equity firm is coming with a 300M$

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5 Ways That Traveling on the Cheap Has Changed—for the Better

5 Ways That Traveling on the Cheap Has Changed—for the Better | Montreal startup community | Scoop.it
You hear all the time about how rising fees, fares, and complications make travel more difficult—and often, more expensive. But as new technologies, tools, and resources expand, access to deals and advice only becomes easier.
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The Times talking about cheap travelling and ... Busbud :-)
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