The inaugural Canadian Export Challenge supported more than 1,500 entrepreneurs across Canada to become export-ready and to connect with Canada’s global growth ecosystem. Click here to read the 2018 recap report and explore this page to see the CXC come to life.
The National Winner is Margaret Magdesian, Founder and CEO of ANANDA (Advanced Nano Design Applications) Devices, a Montreal-based company that combines expertise in organ-on-a-chip and stem cells technology to develop mini brains and mini spinal-cords-on-a-chip, enabling more efficient testing of drugs directly on patients’ derived tissues. ANANDA Devices’ mission is to increase research capacity and competitiveness by developing and applying nano- and microtechnology platforms to improve biomedical research and diagnostics.
The Calgary event took place on September 18th at the Event Centre, University of Calgary. Check out the photos here. Click here to watch the morning recording and here for the afternoon recording. Click here for the Calgary recap. Check out our Calgary pitch finalists below.
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