Alberta Innovates celebrates 100 years of transformation

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Alberta Innovates Forms Strategic Partnership

There are nearly 500,000 health-related digital tools to supplement individual health and wellness, but customers do not know they exist. With so many health and well-being solutions on the market, many people face the overwhelming task of deciding what will meet their personalized needs and help improve their wellness. Alberta Blue Cross and Alberta Innovates are partnering to connect people with innovative digital health solutions to support the prevention and management of chronic disease and mental health, two of the largest contributors to the rising cost of benefit plans.

The Metaverse and how it will Revolutionize Everything

Matthew Ball, an international expert on the metaverse will be a featured keynote at INVENTURE$ 2023 in Calgary, May 31-June 2. He will take center stage on Wednesday, May 31, 2023.

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Trends in Clinical Health Research

Alberta Innovates is looking ahead to explore future trends in clinical health research through the Alberta Clinical Research Consortium (ACRC), an Alberta Innovates-led initiative with the vision of high-quality, integrated, and efficient clinical health research. The ACRC is dedicated to the evolution of clinical health research and brings together researchers, healthcare delivery providers and provincial government ministries to drive innovation in the province.

Testimonials

I think it's fair to say there would be no company without their funding of that program because the work I did there enabled us to take the first commercial order.

Michael Taschuk, Chief Technology Officer, G2V Optics

Alberta Innovates has been instrumental. I truly believe this support is what has made Direct-C possible.

Simon Park, Direct-C board member

We are excited to see diabetes patients in Alberta gain access to our foot sensor technology that can help to maintain their mobility and foot health. We look forward to learning from the pilot and aspire to becoming an approved vendor for Alberta health care.

Breanne Everett, Orpyx Medical Technologies Inc.