Hacking Health for Kids @ SickKids

Hit the hackathon at SickKids on May 2 to 4, 2014 – register here: http://www.hackinghealth.ca/events/toronto/hhsickkids2014/ SickKids is hosting Hacking Health for Kids, Canada’s first child-focused health hackathon  May 2 – 4, 2014 in the Peter Gilgan Centre for Research and Learning. Among the judges in the judging panel will be INcubes CEO, Ben Zlotnick, alongside Daniela Crivianu-Gaita…

INcubes is looking for interns!

Are you sharp and creative + and interested in becoming a part of the vibrant Toronto startup community? INcubes is a Toronto based accelerator that teams up with emerging entrepreneurs and talented startups to create solid businesses out of innovative products and ideas. INcubes’ international network has attracted mentors and investors from across many countries…

INcubes international network: a visit to Citi bank accelerator – Basecamp TLV

In September 2011 Citi established the Technology Innovation Lab in Tel Aviv, in order to develop leading financial applications for the global financial industry. This initiative merges Israel’s technological talent with the financial industry, tapping into areas like Mobile & Security, Risk Engines, Data Intelligence & automatic Trading. Part of the innovation lab is the…

How to Validate Your Startup Idea

There are so many articles out there about idea validation, most of them offering generic, worn-out advice such as “trust your gut feeling,” “interview potential users,” and “conduct a survey.” Most of these articles, in addition to being unhelpful, fail to mention that idea validation is a limited concept; that no amount of research can…

2014 Funding Roadshow

The 2014 Funding Roadshow, a national event with 10 city stops across Canada, today announced an initial list of participating private investors and public funders – plus details on winners’ prizes. To date, the following financial institutions, venture capitalists, angel investors, government organizations and private lenders have registered to participate in the 2014 Funding Roadshow…

Cementing our Trans-Atlantic Accelerator Friendship

On the heels of the Friendship Agreement inked between INcubes and London’s Level39 (London’s top FinTech, RetailTech and Connected Cities Accelerator), one of our Core Mentors and Corporate Advisor – Jeff Marsden – visited Level39 to meet the Level39 team and discuss how Start-ups from both Accelerators can take advantage of the alliance. Level39 is located in 1 Canada…