The Launch of N100 2017

The Launch of N100 2017

The call for applications for the fifth annual N100 officially went out at the Annual General Meeting of Northumberland CFDC today—held at Team Eagle in Campbellford, Ontario! Tech startups: you can now submit your N100 applications by the deadline of March 3rd, 2017...
PinPress Wins N100 2016

PinPress Wins N100 2016

Today, PinPress has officially won the fourth annual N100 Startup Competition, securing $100,000 in early-stage investment from Northumberland CFDC. A hardware startup led by nanotechnology students from the University of Waterloo, the team at PinPress are the...
Announcing the Top 3 N100 Startups

Announcing the Top 3 N100 Startups

Dear friends, We are now on to the final stage of N100 2016 and I am excited to announce that the Top 3 N100 startups this year are (in alphabetical order): AXIS, PinPress and Virtual SurgerySIM. On behalf of Northumberland CFDC, our partner, Spark Centre, and our...
5 Advance to Round 2 of N100 2016

5 Advance to Round 2 of N100 2016

Top 5 from left to right: Ben Sainsbury of Virtual SurgerySIM, Trung Pham of AXIS, Asif Khan of PinPress, Neda Ghazi and Ali Monam of Comfable, Arshan Singh and Hanif Montazeri of NuPhysics.   We can’t say enough about the amazing caliber of the competitors...
Thank you to the entrepreneurs

Thank you to the entrepreneurs

On behalf of the Board of Directors of Northumberland CFDC and our Executive Director Wendy Curtis (who was Master of Ceremonies); President and CEO of Spark Centre, Dennis Croft; our official sponsor, MathWorks and all of our partners and friends, I’d like to thank...
2016 N100 Finalists

2016 N100 Finalists

The Official 2016 N100 Finalists When asked what advice he would give entrepreneurs about the future, physicist and famed futurist Michio Kaku advised that they should let their imaginations “run wild.” He went on to say: “…be bold, and experiment. We are in a...