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Thursday, October 19, 2017

Velocity Science companies SannTek and PolyGone win Fall 2017 Problem Pitch Competition

On Tuesday, Velocity Science companies PolyGone and Sanntek swept the competition at the Fall 2017 Problem Pitch Competition.

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Velocity Science companies Suncayr and Qidni Labs win big at 43North

Competition host talks to Andrew Martinko on stage.

The fourth annual 43North startup competition concluded this past weekend, and Velocity Science companies did quite well.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Science and Business: Bringing skills that keep Waterloop on track

Waterloop design team members.

Elon Musk’s SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition, has produced 24 finalists, including the University of Waterloo’s Team Waterloop, the only all-Canadian university team with a working pod.

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Science entrepreneurs dominate 2017 Spring Velocity Fund Finals

Spring 2017 Velocity Fund Final $25,000 competition winners with large cheques.

Crop frost protection, skills marketplace and wearable oxygen devices were just some of the winning Science innovations at the Spring 2017 Velocity Fund Finals today. Science entrepreneurs and Velocity Science companies won a total of $85,000 in funding.

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Science entrepreneurs to compete at the 2017 Spring Velocity Fund Finals

Cartoon of a figure pitching to an audience.

Seven Science entrepreneurs and companies will be competing for $125,000 at the Spring Velocity Fund Final on Thursday.