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Diving in: an Interview with Ben Seaman of Riverwood Acoustics

Diving in: an Interview with Ben Seaman of Riverwood Acoustics

Ben Seaman is the Founder of Riverwood Acoustics and the winner of the inaugural RC100 $100,000 Technology Startup Competition (delivered by our colleagues at Renfrew CFDC). You can read all about how RC100 began and the role we played in helping to launch the Renfrew edition of N100 in my previous posts

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Announcing our Finalists

Announcing our Finalists

In a dramatic turn, the N100 Power Panel has advanced four startups (rather than the expected three) to the Board Room and the Finals of N100 Evolution, after an exciting Pitch Contest Semi-Final event held in the Innovation Commons at Venture13 on September 13, 2018.

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The N100 Questionnaire with Chris Oliver, CCO Productions

The N100 Questionnaire with Chris Oliver, CCO Productions

N100 sat down to chat with our newest sponsor, Chris Oliver, Founder of CCO Productions. CCO Productions has generously supported N100 by providing a $2,500 cash prize for the winner of the Audience Choice Best Pitch Award, as part of the N100 Pitch Contest event on Thursday, September 13th 2018, live from Venture13 in Cobourg.

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44 Startups Apply to N100 Evolution

44 Startups Apply to N100 Evolution

I am officially reporting that we have received the highest number of applications since N100 began in 2013, that is, 44 in all! The quality and competitiveness is outstanding and we would like to thank all of the startups who accepted this year’s challenge. Here are some statistical highlights from this stellar group of 2018 N100 applicants:

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Eastern Ontario on fire with tech and talent

Eastern Ontario on fire with tech and talent

While all of you startups out there n-dimensional space are preparing your N100 applications, I wanted to report that we were in the Valley this week helping launch the Renfrew edition of N100. I can tell you Eastern Ontario is on fire with tech and talent.

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A Microfactory Cooperative for Physical Tech Startups?

A Microfactory Cooperative for Physical Tech Startups?

Ever wondered what it would be like if isolated hardware startups with variable or partial engineering and production requirements invested in shared ownership and control of their own engineering lab with advanced equipment and custom manufacturing capabilities?

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