Posts tagged: cleantech success

Foresight & Ready to Rocket

Last night, March 2, 2017 the new Ready to Rocket list was presented in Vancouver and Foresight is very proud to announce that our companies and alumni companies were well represented: Cleantech Emerging Rockets: Acuva Anaconda (Recycle Now) BC Biocarbon DarkVision Hydra Energy Portable Electric Rotoliptic Cleantech Ready to Rocket: Bionic Power Neurio IT Emerging […]

Foresight and COSIA award cleantech companies up to $250,000

Foresight and COSIA award cleantech companies up to $250,000 to accelerate technologies that reduce GHG emissions in Canada’s oil sands. Winners of the initial stage of the first-ever ARCTIC Challenge will develop their solutions for capturing heat lost during oil sands production Vancouver, CANADA – August 22, 2016 — Foresight Cleantech Accelerator Centre and Canada’s […]

Cleantech Startups 101 – Keith Gillard, Pangaea Ventures

As part of our ongoing “Cleantech Startups 101” blog series, this week we interview Keith Gillard, General Partner of Pangaea Ventures Ltd. Keith has been investing in cleantech and advanced materials start-up companies since 2001, initially with Mitsubishi Corporation and then as President of BASF Venture Capital America Inc. He is also a Foresight board […]

Join Foresight at GLOBE 2016 for the ARCTIC Showcase on March 2nd in Vancouver

Event: Foresight-ARCTIC Showcase: Fast-tracking Cleantech Innovation in the Resource Sector. Description: The session will provide an overview of Foresight’s ARCTIC program, which brings together industry partners and cleantech innovators to find and fund solutions for resource sector challenges. The session will specifically explore the COSIA-ARCTIC Challenge experience, and also announce details of the upcoming challenge. […]

15 tips for clean/green tech accelerator success

Pleased to Announce the Arrival of Our Newest EIR’S July 2013, Vancouver B.C: Foresight Cleantech Accelerator Centre is  pleased to announce that Beth Loughney and Chris Reid have recently joined the Foresight team as our newest executives in residence. We are fortunate to have procured two amazing EIR’s, who are well versed in startups and […]