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Keep up to date with the latest stories and interviews from the Alacrity ecosystem on our blog.

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12 Nov: Interview with Peter van der Gracht of QuantoTech

Our latest podcast series is called “Cleantech Talk”, focusing on the growing cleantech sector. We’ll be talking to CEOs of…

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05 Nov: Interview with Neha Khera from 500 Startups

Today’s episode of Between 2 Term Sheets brings us a conversation between host Owen Matthews and Neha Khera, Partner at…

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31 Oct: Interview with Devesh Bharadwaj and Dr. Ian MacDonald of Pani Energy

Our latest podcast series is called “Cleantech Talk”, focusing on the growing cleantech sector. We’ll be talking to CEOs of…

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22 Oct: Interview with Jay Rhind of Rhino Ventures

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09 Oct: Interview with Julie Angus of Open Ocean Robotics

Alacrity is launching a new podcast series focusing on the growing cleantech sector: “Cleantech Talk.” Throughout the series, we’ll be…

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15 Nov: Between 2 Term Sheets Episode 9 Sam Haffar Real Ventures

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07 Nov: Why Live Chat Is No Longer Just for Customer Service

Alacrity provides support and entrepreneurial mentorship to promising entrepreneurs, in addition to finding and connecting these individuals with the venture…

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31 Oct: Between 2 Term Sheets Episode 8 Randy Garg Vistara Capital

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18 Oct: Between 2 Term Sheets | Episode 7 | Brian Omers & Owen Matthews

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12 Oct: The Missing Part in Canada’s Industrial Strategy

The following article by Owen Matthews first appeared on the Globe & Mail website Oct 10th, 2018   There is…

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19 Sep: Between 2 Term Sheets | Episode 6 | Bruce Croxon & Owen Matthews

Episode 6 of Alacrity Canada’s “Between 2 Term Sheets” podcast features an exciting conversation with co-founder of Round 13 Capital,…

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13 Sep: Canadian Youth in the Age of Disruption: How automation is changing the Canadian (and global) workforce

The way people work is changing and it will only continue to change over the next decade as automation and…

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08 Aug: Owen Matthews on Strongest Voice Management

The following article is an Opinion editorial by Alacrity Canada Chairman Owen Matthews If you think about good management, a…

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02 Aug: Alacrity Canada Portfolio Company HYAS Raises $6.2M Series A Round Led By M12 (formerly Microsoft Ventures)

The following press release on the HYAS Series A funding round was written by Abby Schiller and posted to Business…

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01 Aug: Clean Tech Market Opportunities in Mexico: Part 2

The following blog post on the challenges of sustaining clean water resources in Mexicois a follow-up on the opportunities for Cleantech…

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25 Jul: Between 2 Term Sheets | Episode 5 | Certn CEO & Steve Clark of Company Capital

Episode 5 of Alacrity Canada’s “Between 2 Term Sheets” podcast features an engaging conversation between a founder (Andy McLeod, C3O…

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05 Jul: Between 2 Term Sheets Ep 4 – Information Venture Partners

  Episode four of Between 2 Term Sheets features Alex Tong of Information Venture Partners, an early stage VC firm…

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04 Jul: Clean Tech Market Opportunities in Mexico: Part 1

The following blog post on the challenges and opportunities of reaching the clean water resources in Mexico was put together by…

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27 Jun: Episode 3 of Between 2 Termsheets

Today’s episode of Between 2 Term Sheets features a conversation between Ben Narasin and Alacrity Canada Chairman Owen Matthews. Ben…

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22 Jun: Accelerating Innovation: Todd Coupland & Amy Dyck on Alacrity sister accelerator L-Spark

The following article on Alacrity sister Accelerator L-Spark was written by Todd Coupland and Amy Dyck of CIBC. Todd and…