Queen's Innovation Centre

Dunin-Deshpande Queen's Innovation Centre
Dunin-Deshpande Queen's Innovation Centre

QyourVenture Company Profiles

 

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Rooted Foods Co. 

www.rootedfoodsco.com

Rooted Foods Co. is a grocery delivery service designed specifically for university students. They deliver fresh, affordable, and locally-sourced groceries to the doorsteps of Queen’s students every week at no delivery charge. The company seeks to engage students in the Kingston community by providing them with the tools to buy local, and the resources to live a healthier, more sustainable lifestyle. 

Whee-Bike Group

Whee-Bike

www.queensu.ca/gazette/stories/setting-wheels-motion

The Whee-Bike team is developing an affordable mobility solution that will enable individuals who use a wheelchair to independently complete daily tasks with ease. Through leveraging e-bike technology, they are providing a solution that can help unlock the potential of those with mobility constraints. 

 

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DisTech Automation

www.distechautomation.com

DisTech designs and sells the “Prometheus V2”, an all-metal hot 3D printer head that is fully customizable and works with any 3D printer. Machined from a single piece of stainless steel, the 1-piece nozzle allows for easy assembly and eliminates all internal “melt-zone” junctions. The hot end can print at extremely high temperatures and maintain excellent consistency.

 

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Connectiv8

 
Connectiv8 is a student-run platform that brings real-world business projects to talented students. Students can gain valuable experience, earn money, and work on short-term projects that range from web design to prototyping. Businesses, entrepreneurs, and organizations looking to have a project completed can access the pool of talent available to them through Connectiv8; and in doing so, they help to provide students with experience-based education. 
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Politips

 
Politips is a free cell phone application that aspires to relay the platform’s of Canada’s federal parties point by point to users. The main goal is to engage and incentivize the millennial generation. The accessible and interactive app provides the Canadian public with non-biased, non-partisan and in-depth information about platforms of prominent Canadian political parties while giving the option to learn more about Canada’s political system.  
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Timberwolf Cycles

 
TimberWolf Cycles integrates performance cycling and history's most tested material: wood.  Producing high performance road bikes from this natural material yields aesthetic and technical elegance.  The unique properties of woods soften road vibration while efficiently delivering power through an exceptionally light weight and beautiful frame.