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Kingston ranks 6th in world for startup ecosystem

Jun 16, 2021

Kingston's startup ecosystem ranked top ten in Canada and moves up three spots globally.

New mDETECT blood test helps with earlier cancer detection and better treatment

Jun 16, 2021

Queen’s researcher Christopher Mueller has developed a breast cancer detection test that provides real time response to chemotherapy and early detection of relapse.

Celebrating Queen’s spirit of entrepreneurship and innovation

Jun 11, 2021

Queen’s receives the Deshpande Symposium Award for The Entrepreneurial University for its curriculum innovation and student engagement.

Supporting women entrepreneurs in Kingston and beyond

Jun 04, 2021

Since launching 18 months ago, Queen’s Partnerships and Innovation’s WE-CAN Project has supported more than 800 women from underrepresented groups and sectors in achieving their entrepreneurial goals.

Wings Accelerator cohort ready for take-off

Jun 04, 2021

Queen’s Partnerships and Innovation (QPI) is pleased to welcome the spring 2021 cohort of companies to the Wings Accelerator program, which launched on May 17, 2021

Making connections to drive innovation

Jun 03, 2021

Queen’s will be a founding academic partner in a new state-of-the-art global technology centre in Kanata.

Music app founded by Queen’s professor named EdTech Digest finalist

May 27, 2021

For the second year in a row, Cadenza® Practice App has been named by EdTech Digest as a Finalist in the Trendsetter category for innovative contributions to the education sector.

Creating an innovation ecosystem where high-tech meets health-care

May 19, 2021

Leveraging Queen’s strengths and resources and critical funding from the Government of Canada, QPI offers numerous programs and services to help high-tech companies launch and gain traction or grow and scale up for those pursuing global market opportunities.

Four Kingston startups test the waters in Boston thanks to Queen’s Partnerships and Innovation

May 11, 2021

Four young Kingston tech companies that are part of Queen’s innovation ecosystem got the chance to gain some first-hand exposure (if only virtually) to the Boston entrepreneurial ecosystem and what it has to offer to startups through the CTA’s Market Testing Lab.

QPI introduces new Technology Development Pilot Program and funding opportunity for Queen’s faculty

May 11, 2021

The Technology Development Pilot Program, made possible with funding from the Office of the Vice-Principal (Research) is now accepting applications.

Cold plasma sterilization supports more than the cannabis industry

Apr 27, 2021

Cold Plasma Group has developed an innovative technology using non-thermal plasma treatments that could change the existing sterilization industry.

In a do or die situation, Queen’s Partnerships and Innovation’s WE-CAN Project offered Christy Falkenberg a way ahead

Apr 22, 2021

Stone City Digital participates in programs offered by Queen’s Partnerships and Innovation (QPI), made possible with support to Queen’s University from the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario through the Scale-up Platform Project and from the Government of Ca