Creative Collisions - Collaborative Innovation for the Canadian Relaunch Post-COVID 19

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Creative Collisions is where startups, researchers, and companies meet to foster innovation opportunities. Companies join to present collaboration opportunities; startups come to show their tech solutions, and researchers come to expose their applied research projects.

Creative Collisions on July 8th will emphasize innovation as the vector driving the relaunch of the Canadian economy post-COVID19. The program will feature a town-hall, a fireside discussion with key superclusters of Canada and what's their plan on using that 950CAD million to foster collaborative innovation and digital transformation in the wake of COVID-19; multiple cross-sectorial tech fish-bowl sessions with industry players, researchers, and entrepreneurs to collaborate together on open-innovation, as well as tech and startup expo and job fair and B2B 1-on-1 networking.

Featured sectors: 
- Energy, clean-tech and crisis & climate change resilience 
- Advances manufacturing, industry 4.0 and supply chain 
- Life-sciences and healthcare
- Culture, tourism, and entertainment

Featured organizations:
Follow our social media and Facebook event to learn more about our speakers as we unveil them. Glad to have so far C-levels and key decision-makers from organizations such as the NGEN Supercluster (CTO), Digital Technology Supercluster (CTO), ScaleAI (CEO), 2degrés, Centech, District 3, DMZ, Ecofuel, Ecotech Québec, Hydro-Québec, Foresight Cleantech Accelerator Center, Montréal Invivo, Palais des Congrès, and many other companies, support organizations, researchers, startups, etc. coming up.

Why should you attend?
  • Learn how big organizations will engage in innovation by collaborating with startups and researchers. 
  • Discover new technologies & non-commercialized IPs (intellectual properties), discover what is done in Canada, in our labs, by our experts, by our startups,
  • Identify career opportunities, 
  • Meet talent looking for opportunities,
  • Promote your tech,
  • Understand better the needs and business opportunities in the relaunch of the economy.
  • Network with entrepreneurs, researchers, and industry experts. 

How to participate?
  • Startups and researchers: click here and apply to present in the cross-sectorial tech sessions and save your booth in the expo to showcase your technology and/or recruit talent.
  • Companies and large organizations looking for innovations: become a session partner in the cross-sectorial tech sessions and save your booth in the expo, please reach out to [email protected].
  • Attendees: if you are looking for opportunities in innovation projects, looking to network with like-minded people and/or looking for a job in the fast-growing tech space, please grab your ticket now and help us spread the word on Facebook, LinkedIn and other media. 
  • Media: get a complimentary ticket for the conference and for media inquiries or to book time beforehand with the speakers or organizers, please reach out to [email protected] 
  • Partners: we work hard in crafting such a conference to manufacture serendipity by design and foster tangible and meaningful innovations and business opportunities. If you believe in our mission or are looking to drive better business opportunities, don't hesitate to reach out to [email protected] to explore a potential partnership, and if we are aligned with each other's values, see how we can help you achieve your goals.

This "Creative Collisions" edition is a co-organized conference with Cooperathon - the largest social impact innovation competition in Canada with whom MTLNewtech is collaborating on the open innovation side. More information at cooperathon.ca and to register: https://lickst.at/registercooperathon2020

"Creative Collisions" builds upon 12 years of experience with more than 120+ startups innovation demo nights of Montreal Newtech since 2008 and is part of its STARTUPME Open Innovation program supported by the Ministère de l'Économie et de l'Innovation . Grateful for their support to help us continue having a positive impact on our tech and startup innovation ecosystem.

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Schedule

· Stage
Part I: Opportunities and challenges to foster innovation post-COVID-19
· Stage
Intro and presentation of the Creative Collisions’ agenda
· Stage
Canada’s relaunch through collaborative innovation leveraging greater diversity & inclusion
· Stage
Pre event
· Stage
StartupME Open Innovation Program presentation (bilingual)
· Stage
Meet the Superclusters: $950 M for collaborative innovation. With the CTOs & CEOs of NGEN (ON), Digital (BC) and Scale AI (QC)
· Stage
Open Innovation challenges & open innovation work-sessions presentations (bilingual)
· Sessions
Part 2, Cross-Sectorial Open Innovation Collisions and Convergences
· Sessions
Open innovation work-session #1 - Energy, CleanTech and Greentech
· Sessions
Open innovation work-session #3 - Life-sciences and healthcare
· Sessions
Open innovation work-session #2 - Culture, creative industries and tourism
· Sessions
Open innovation work-session #4 - Manufacturing, industry 4.0 and supply chain
· Networking
B2B 1-on-1 Networking
· Expo
Tech Expo/Talent : Startups, Research Centers, Industrial Organizations, Incubators, Accelerators and Entrepreneurial Centers from across Canada in one place.

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Hosted by

MTL NewTech + Cooperathon

MTLNewTech is a non-profit dedicated to tech startup innovation since 2008. Cooperathon is the largest impact innovation competition since 2016.

Booths

Next Generation Manufacturing Canada

Next Generation Manufacturing Canada

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Digital Technology Supercluster

Digital Technology Supercluster

The Digital Technology Supercluster (Supercluster) is positioning Canada as a global leader in digital technologies which will solve industry’s and society’s most challenging problems.

Scale AI

Scale AI

Scale AI is Canada’s AI Supercluster; an investment and innovation hub that supports the application of AI to supply chains.

Cooperathon 2020 edition

Cooperathon 2020 edition

The largest open innovation challenge for positive social impact

Montreal NewTech

Montreal NewTech

Montreal NewTech is the premier technological and startup organization in the Canadian innovation ecosystem since 2008.

Collision Lab x Centech

Collision Lab x Centech

Collision Lab x Centech is your open innovation platform at the epicenter of the high-tech ecosystem

Dataperformers

Dataperformers

Dataperformers is one of Canada’s top artificial intelligence companies powering worldwide institutions such as Aisin Seiki (Toyota Group), Autodesk, World Anti-Doping Agency, Government of Canada, Desjardins, Invest Quebec, etc.

Vanhack

Vanhack

Vanhack is helping to create a world where talented tech professionals can move wherever they are needed to help companies innovate and grow

PROMPT

PROMPT

We fund your collaborative R&D projects. AI. Cybersecurity. Quantum Computing. 5G.

Mitacs

Mitacs

Mitacs is a national non-profit organization that supports collaborative research projects between academic institutions and external partners

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada

NSERC is the solution to research collaborations in Canada with a $1.4 Billion budget to help develop research partnerships!

BrainBox AI

BrainBox AI

BrainBox AI utilizes artificial intelligence to proactively optimize the energy consumption of one of the largest climate change contributors: Buildings.

TRAQC

TRAQC

TRAQC is faster, cheaper and the first-in-line solution for printed electronics companies to reduce production costs by up to 80%.

AI Launch Lab

AI Launch Lab

Committed to fuelling the ecosystem with undiscovered AI talent.

Ecofuel

Ecofuel

The Ecofuel Accelerator is dedicated to help grow clean technology start-ups.

IVADO: Institut de valorisation des données

IVADO: Institut de valorisation des données

Au coeur de l’intelligence numérique au Québec / At the heart of digital intelligence in Quebec

Aligo Innovation

Aligo Innovation

Aligo drives innovation via deep tech university spinoffs & technology licensing

RDFI

RDFI

Research & Development Frontiers Institute (RDFI) is a platform to bring together the brightest minds between Canada and Asia since 2015.

Hydro-Québec

Hydro-Québec

Each and every day, we do our best to provide you with a safe, reliable supply of clean, renewable energy.

TEC Edmonton

TEC Edmonton

We accelerate the growth of emerging technology-based companies in Edmonton

District 3 Innovation Centre

District 3 Innovation Centre

We nurture and develop multidisciplinary teams that harness emerging technologies to create businesses with global impact.

Musée de la civilisation

Musée de la civilisation

Innovation & digital: Cocreation between a Museum and a Company

Fintech Cadence

Fintech Cadence

Fintech Cadence a community builder, developing Canada’s future fintech leaders.

I choose Montréal - Montréal International

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Greater Montréal's international students portal

CanmetÉNERGIE à Varennes

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Le Wagon

Le Wagon

Le Wagon is the #1 ranked coding bootcamp worldwide.

La Piscine

La Piscine

La Piscine is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to catalyze and cultivate the first-ever ecosystem dedicated to the development of entrepreneurship in the cultural and creative sectors in Montréal and across Québec.

CCI française au Canada

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Creative Collisions Help Booth

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Phyla

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Nurse On Call

Nurse On Call

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Mely.ai

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Projects. Powered. Empowering all project managers to deliver more project successes.

Guidebolt Inc.

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THINK LIKE A MACHINE

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Ballegro Dance Music Technology Inc.

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Tengiva

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EPIC: Exponential Positive Impact Capital

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Alkimia Conscious Capital

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InnScience Labs Inc.

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A bidding platform for Research & Development challenges

Aveer

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Smart retail using RFID 2.0

Factually Health

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Agora by Atypic Labs

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GRAD4

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BiosensUM

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Piccles

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Piccles blends art and tech to tap the creativity of crowds.

Ecosystem for Collaboration

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Collective Collaborative Platforms: supporting the co-construction of an optimal ecosystem for collective collaborative platforms.

HAXIO

HAXIO

Empowering manufacturing companies with the easiest and most versatile deep-learning based vision solution for quality control processes.

Collab MACHINE

Collab MACHINE

Dream your team

Ocean Startup Project

Ocean Startup Project

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FasterCapital

FasterCapital

FasterCapital is a virtual incubator based in Dubai and founded in 2010 and has established a big network of entrepreneurs and entrepreneurship enthusiasts

Trampoline Lab

Trampoline Lab

Complex problems don't need complex solutions

YData

YData

YData provides the first privacy by design DataOps platform for Data Scientists to work with synthetic and high quality data.

Coteacher

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Teaching is hard! Every teacher needs a Coteacher

CAPSolar

CAPSolar

CAPSolar believes in the huge potential of Vehicle Applied Photovoltaics: harnessing free and clean solar energy to recharge electric vehicles.

Mollejuo

Mollejuo

AR experiences makers

NeoCtech

NeoCtech

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