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Startup Class : How to implement green economy in your business
july 22, 11am on zoom
Startup Class: How to implemant green economy in your business
Presented by: CREDDO & Fonds Écoleader
Available in french only
This training puts the green economy in context while focusing on the circular economy, including the reasons that justify the transition to companies. With the help of concrete examples, the training provides a better understanding of certain strategies for implementing circular economy. Businesses will also have the opportunity to learn more about some of the resources available to help them start a green shift, including the Ecoleader Fund.
Our success stories
Kohezion creates a solution to manage data during the pandemic for its U.S. clients
With crying needs for data management in the healthcare field, Kohezion, in its growth phase in our incubator, Institut Innovation Gatineau, has changed the way the 5th largest county in Washington State in the United States manages its data. This news highlights the story and the ingenious solution of this local startup that, with efficient and secure data management, was able to protect thousands of people. Innovating in a time of crisis is even more impressive when you consider the importance of data collection in healthcare.
Interview innovation challenges
The General Director of the Gatineau Innovation Institute discussed with Mr. Marcoux on Les Matins d’ici, on CBC, to explain the importance of the innovation challenges for the organization in Outaouais.
“Our team has identified different challenges that we face as a society. It is by positioning our resources towards these challenges that we can accelerate the creation of innovative solutions that address the great challenges of humanity“
IIG becomes the official relayer for MAIN
IIG becomes the official relayer of the Momentum services of the MAIN as well as theImpulsion PME program.
Betralif – Visit a former coach
“It was impressive to see the high-technology used in the plant. Their facilities are very innovative, sophisticated and modern and it will definitely set them apart in Canada.”
The support we have received from the business community has been significant for our innovative community, and until now, we have not had the pleasure of saying that Quebec also supports us.
FI-LANCEMENT – MEO
Fi-Lancement facilitates the obtaining of a microloan from MicroEntreprendre Outaouais of up to $5000 for members incubated in the prototype phase at the IIG. Needing to finance themselves at critical moments in their start-up, startups must pay particular attention to the prototyping of their business solution.
Desjardins invested locally
Thanks to the financial support of Desjardins and its generous donation of $250,000, the Institute will be able to support “30 companies in incubation and 15 companies in acceleration over the next year.
400 000$ in donations for startups
“We held a call for experienced entrepreneurs who have already been successful and we proposed our different model to them. Through an event, Je Suis Entrepreneur, on October 5th, 2019, we were able to rally these people and we called on their help. With their help, we raised over $400,000 [for the startups].”
One of our successful startups
Congratulations to one of our startups, Incuvers Inc. for completing their $800K pre-seed round. These funds will be used to bring their first IRIS product to market in North America and Europe.
Our startups stand out
A great success for all our startups highlighted by Marie-Lou St-Onge’s interview. We can’t wait to see what achievements our startups have in store for us in the future.
A helping hand that pays off
Thanks to the involvement of the business community at the Innovation Institute Gatineau, we have been able to help thirty companies in our innovative startup programs over the past year, which have generated sales exceeding $1.2 million.
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