Archive for May 2020

CANADIAN ANGEL GROUPS MIXED ON CAPITAL AVAILABILITY IN COVID-19 WORLD

Article written by: AVERY MULLEN  | CANADIAN STARTUP NEWS  | MAY 29, 2020As COVID-19 forces angel investor groups to move their activities online, industry leaders have mixed views about the outlook for capital availability.BetaKit spoke with the heads of three angel…
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Q&A: Alibaba.com exec on how the pandemic is digitizing B2B commerce and what the crisis will change about the industry permanently

Article written by: Daniel Keyes | May 29, 2020In addition to damaging business-to-consumer (B2C) retail, the coronavirus pandemic has complicated business-to-business (B2B) sales: 47% of B2B e-commerce executives polled by Digital Commerce 360 agreed that buyer confidence is declining and impacting their businesses. And considering…
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THE INTERNET OF MEDICAL THINGS: The coronavirus is catalyzing a need for healthcare IoT in the US — here’s how connectivity and technology providers are carving out their place in the market

Article written by: Rayna Hollander | May 21, 2020KEY POINTSHealthcare providers have been turning to the Internet of Things (IoT) to facilitate their digital transformation since before the coronavirus hit the US — but the pandemicis catalyzing a greater need for the Internet…
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Barrie COVID-19 Business Response Action Plan

For those of our members, supporters and observers within the City of Barrie limits. Please take a moment to review Barrie’s COVID-19 Business Response Action Plan. “Invest Barrie has initiated the Barrie Business Response Action Plan which includes items that will…
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Honourable Navdeep Bains, Canada’s Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, will be joining NACO’s sixth weekly virtual roundtable

A special invitation from the National Angel Capital Organization. We are pleased to announce The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Canada’s Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, will be joining NACO’s sixth weekly virtual roundtable this Thursday, May 7 at 5:30 p.m. EST. Minister…
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