Participants in the second edition of the program aimed at helping female entrepreneurs scale their businesses will now be eligible for a total of $300,000 in funding – up from $200,000 last year.
Capital Angel Network
Six-week program aims to arm women-led tech companies with fundamental business and investment skills and increase funding for female founders.
Local biotech firm's groundbreaking platform is used by medical researchers around the world to create 3D images of hearts, knees and other body parts.
Backbone Angels is among the investors in T.O.-based firm's $1.7-million seed round.
Invest Ottawa-based firm's patented technology that collects carbon dioxide and converts it into a valuable mineral compound is expected to be ready for market later this year.
Ottawa program's second edition will culminate in a pitchfest with a minimum of $100,000 in investment on the table from local women angel investors.
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