Organization: Canadian Trade Commissioner Service

Thierry Weissenburger

Thierry Weissenburger has been appointed to the newly created position of head of innovation at the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service (TCS) at its Ottawa headquarters with Global Affairs Canada.  Weissenburger is a longtime executive with the TCS, most recently in Boston where he served as consul and senior trade commissioner. He managed the Canadian Technology…

CTA@Boston wins accelerator of the year award

CTA@Boston has won the 2016 Accelerator Program of the Year Award from the International Business Innovation Association. The Canadian Technology Accelerator in Boston was launched in 2013 by the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service, in collaboration with Canadian Entrepreneurs in New England, a group dedicated to helping Canadian tech and biotech companies navigate the New England…

NRC and Chinese S&T ministry sign innovation LOI

The National Research Council has signed a Letter of Intent with the Chinese Ministry of Science and Technology to promote, select and fund innovation-driven collaboration between small- and medium-sized enterprises from both nations. The LOI was signed last month in Ottawa as part of the 6th meeting of the Canada-China Joint Committee on Science, Technology…