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June 30, 2020

MTA is now building a connection across Western Canada organizing the Incubators and Accelerators involved with MedTech to help bring critical mass of deal flow and skill sets to help our region present a stronger image to international collaborators.

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March 7, 2019

MTA is now building a connection across Western Canada organizing the Incubators and Accelerators involved with MedTech to help bring critical mass of deal flow and skill sets to help our region present a stronger image to international collaborators.

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January 28, 2019

We focused on building companies in our back yard.  We didn’t look to build an ecosystem, or innovations.  We focused on building companies.  We measured our progress against jobs created, revenues earned and investments secured.  MTA has now earned the right to attract start-ups from around the world to Winnipeg and continue our efforts to

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December 19, 2018

The tech industry in Winnipeg in growing. And, so is the Exchange District. Check out the full article, and Marshall’s take on growth in the next two years, here.      

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November 8, 2018

Our focus has been to build companies and be heads down.  Now with some success, we are starting to form partnerships with other high performing organizations.  The power of a team is incredible.  BAI’s should seek out relationships, define projects with clear roles and responsibilities and then see the how 2+2 = 7 when you

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October 1, 2018

We are now thinking about expanding the growth of our clients to international markets.  We have tested a “joint venture model” in China and the model seems to work well.  The joint venture model aligns the financial interests of a local VC with the Canadian start-up which assigns market rights for the technology into the

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August 15, 2018

This month MTA is beginning our Start Up Visa program with the aim of bringing world class talent to Manitoba and opening the possibility for accelerating our efforts to make Winnipeg the Start-Up capital of Canada.  What serves us well in determining if this extension of our activities is within scope is the two key

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July 3, 2018

June brought a surprise with an unexpected and immediate reduction in funding from government supporters.  The realization is that incubators, like companies, should be cautious about relying on one or two customers.  Incubators should consider pursuing core funding in exchange for growing jobs and taxes for a regional economy.  For example, the companies MTA helped

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