$25K Finalists

Ten companies will pitch for four $25K prizes and a $10K hardware prize on Thursday, November 30 at 1pm.


A-LINE ORTHOPAEDICS

A-Line Orthopaedics is a med-tech startup focused on developing innovative products for spine surgery, improving patient outcomes and surgeon confidence through safer, faster and lower cost procedures.

AVEC

Avec has partnered with restaurants to offer you access to buy one, get one free deals when eating out.

AVRA TECHNOLOGIES

Avra is developing eye-tracking glasses for people who have trouble using a keyboard and mouse, allowing them to control computers with their eyes.

ENVOI

Envoi offers retailers infrastructure for same day delivery in order to meet consumer demand that is not currently fulfilled by traditional courier services.

GROWXY

GrowXY is developing automation technology to increase the economic viability of large scale, indoor, vertical farming.

NANOCNET

NanoCnet has developed Nanosilvex, a highly flexible, conductive, and cost effective nanomaterial for use in conductive thin films, unlocking the future of electronics, including touch panels, displays, and wearables.

SHIFTRIDE

ShiftRide is an on-demand mobility platform, giving people access to cars shared by car owners nearby.

SHOPSIMPLY

Simply is a mobile app that lets you buy clothing from popular brands such as H&M, Zara, and Nike.

SPURDEAL

SpurDeal is a mobile app that replaces printed coupons by allowing restaurants to post real-time deals on meals.

TABNEX

Tabnex helps businesses make smarter and faster hiring decisions, by providing real-time data and predictive intelligence on candidates who have applied to job opportunities.

$5K Finalists

Ten companies will pitch for three $5K prizes on Thursday, November 30 at 11am.


1MENTOR

1Mentor is a gamified collaborative educational platform that connects companies to emerging talent at universities.

GreenSorbs

GreenSorbsĀ is designing a sorbent boom to clean up oil spills using a material made from landfill waste.

ENVR

ENVR is developing technology that adds physical feedback to enhance virtual reality experiences.

HOLOFAB

HoloFab uses augmented reality to improve modular fabrication in the construction industry.

HOLY GRAIL

Holy Grail is a beauty content, community, and e-commerce platform that leverages the eruption of influencer marketing.

NATURAL INTEREST

Natural Interest is establishing a fund that offers debt financing only to sustainable food enterprises in Ontario.

POLYGONE

PolyGone is developing washing machine products to capture microfibres as they are released from synthetic textiles.

QALM

Qalm is developing thermal applications using phase changing materials.

SANNTEK

SannTek is developing a nanotechnology based sensor to quantify marijuana intoxication.

TENDERTOOL

TenderTool makes the tendering process between building managers and contractors seamless and transparent.

 


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