Machine Learning Comes to Chip Design, Solido to launch Machine Learning Labs

MADISON, Wis. — Semiconductor engineers are already hearing AI’s footsteps as it encroaches on their design work. Consider the vast amount of design data and variability required of chip designers, …

Golden Opportunities Fund Inc. Ownership in CanniMed Therapeutics Inc.

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan – December 30, 2016 On December 29, 2016, CanniMed Therapeutics Inc. (“CanniMed“) completed an initial public offering of its common shares and became a reporting issuer.  As of …

CanniMed Files Final Prospectus and Announces Pricing for Initial Public Offering

SASKATOON, Saskatchewan – December 22, 2016 (Investorideas.com Newswire) NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWS WIRE SERVICES OR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES. CanniMed Therapeutics Inc. (“CMED” or the “Company”), a …

Developers In Short Supply As City’s Tech Sector Boom Continues

By: Alex MacPherson, Saskatoon StarPhoenix The mobile game developer Noodlecake Studios Inc. has more than doubled in size over the last four years, growing from eight employees to 19, while …

Because It’s 2016: Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Winners Are More Diverse And Growing Faster

TORONTO, ON–(Marketwired – November 16, 2016) – Deloitte today announced the winners of its Technology Fast 50 program — a class of companies that are more diverse and growing faster. …

Saskatchewan Will Outpace Alberta in Oil and Gas Drilling in 2017, PSAC Forecasts

By: Bruce Johnstone, Regina Leader-Post Saskatchewan could outpace Alberta in oil and gas well drilling in 2017 — albeit slightly — for the first time in decades, according to the …

Westcap is a Proud Gold Level Sponsor of 2016 Black Tie Bingo

Founded almost 30 years ago, Westcap is a leading private equity and venture capital fund manager based in Saskatchewan. Through its comprehensive approach to fund management, the company builds long-term …

Solido Design Automation to double in size over next two years: CEO

Solido Design Automation vice president Jeff Dyck gives the StarPhoenix a tour of the Saskatoon tech company’s new 13,000 square-foot Innovation Place office space. BRANDON HARDER/SASKATOON STARPHOENIX   (Saskatoon, July …

Prairies’ Most Disruptive and Innovative Entrepreneurs Named Finalists of the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Program

Congratulations to Amit Gupta, President and CEO of Solido Design Automation, a Golden Opportunities investee, for being named a finalist in the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Prairies 2016 awards …

Federal Tax Credit Sparks Renewed Interest in Labour Sponsored Venture Funds

Brenda Bouw Special to The Globe and Mail Published Thursday, Apr. 28, 2016 5:00AM EDT Last updated Wednesday, Apr. 27, 2016 4:53PM EDT The Liberal government’s decision to reinstate a …