Prairie Robotics: Recycling Made Simple

When Innovation Saskatchewan and the Ministry of Environment hosted an Innovation Challenge in 2019 to find solutions for better waste disposal and diversion, Prairie Robotics won the challenge with the concept of artificial intelligence (AI) for waste management. This idea, called SightScale, used cameras and AI to weigh and identify waste entering landfills. Following commercialization of this…

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How to Start a New Tech Company: Taking Your Company to the Next Level

You’ve gotten your idea off of the ground, received support from Saskatchewan incubators and programs, and mapped out where and how you’ll be raising funds, so what’s next? This final piece of our “How to Start a New Tech Company” series is about making sustainable decisions to take your company to the next level and how to use the tech ecosystem to your full…

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How to Start a New Tech Company: Investments—Where to Find It and How to Secure It

In our “How to Start a New Tech Company” series, we’ve covered pathfinding and where to start and options for Saskatchewan incubators and programs. Now we’ll be touching on investments. After you have checked all of the first boxes for launching your startup, you will be at the stage to accept investors and raise capital. Funding is one of the biggest hurdles that many…

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