Posts from 2019-03-08

Mitacs can help you solve your R&D challenges






 What keeps your company from innovating? Do you lack the required expertise in house? Is your budget tight? Do you lack state-of-the-art technology?

Information and communications technologies companies in Manitoba can connect with skilled experts through Mitacs and obtain funding for their projects, up to 55% of the total value.

Mitacs' starting point is your business’ needs; from product development to process optimization to exploring disruptive technologies, Mitacs will help your company get to the next level.

Private companies, crown corporations, utilities, First Nations development corporations and many non-profits are eligible to receive funding from Mitacs. We are flexible; proposals are accepted anytime.

Winnipeg-based Bold Commerce obtained funding from Mitacs for a project around customer loyalty, specifically, the optimal response speed to address customer complaints.

Their team of business development representatives will assist with your proposal and help identify the ideal university-based expertise for your project.

Contact Mitacs today and find out how they can help your business grow.

·         Forough Khadem | 431.334.7145 |

·         Wajihah Mughal | 431.335.7159 |

·         Brent Wennekes | 431.335.6119 |

Jackfruit Systems selected by Plug and Play

 Jackfruit Systems CIO Sharan Savadattimath

Jackfruit Systems is one of 22 startups slected to be part of the Supply Chain Innovation Program at Plug and Play, the largest technology accelerator in the world. 

The selected startups will further develop their businesses as they work alongside Plug and Play Supply Chain's corporate partners. These corporate partners include AddVentures by SCG, ArcelorMittal, BASF, Braskem, CMA CGM, DHL, Ericsson, ExxonMobil, Geodis, L'Oréal, Lufthansa Cargo, Panalpina, Panasonic, Prologis, PVH Corp., Ryder, Swiss Post, TJX, Union Pacific, USPS, and Yamato Transport.