Skip to content

PEOPLE

Chef Alex standing in front of table with cutting board and pot and a bunch of ingredients
Innovating Trends
Kailee Somers

A Chat with Alex Page

Born and raised in Oshawa, Ont., chef Alex Page is as passionate about Durham Region and its food community as they come.

Read More »
Mark Brooks pilot sitting in airplane ready for take-off
Issue 12
Melissa Nowakowski

Pickering Airport

The proposition of building an airport in Pickering will help to anchor Eastern Ontario’s economic future.

Read More »
The Evolution Of Keeping Canada Safe
Canada Creates
Melissa Nowakowski

The Evolution Of Keeping Canada Safe

As Canada evolves so do new challenges and potential threats. Thankfully, evolution also presents opportunity for innovation and these startups have created solutions to rise to these new challenges.

Read More »
White eggs carton and cracked egg half with yolk top view on wooden background
Canada Creates
Spark Centre Team

Things You Had No Idea Were Invented In Canada

It’s true that Canadians have contributed to major innovations that have solved some of the world’s most serious problems. But we’d be remiss if we didn’t acknowledge the useful, delicious and fun creations too.

Read More »
So You Have A Great Idea heading image
Canada Creates
Katie Dupuis

So You Have A Great Idea

Every single company, from your favourite restaurant to multinational giants like Amazon or Alphabet Inc., began with a great idea. You’ve no doubt had one or two nuggets of brilliance that have made you think, “Hey, I could market that.”

Read More »
Global connectivity concept with worldwide communication network connection lines around planet Earth viewed from space, satellite orbit, city lights in Europe, some elements from NASA
Canada Creates
Spark Centre Team

Innovation Beyond Borders

Eureka, an international, collaborative network of more than 45 countries around the world, is the very definition of innovative —bringing companies, researchers and academics together for best-in-class research and development.

Read More »
SOn sitting on medical bed with mom by his side talking to the doctor with a tablet in his hands
Canada Creates
Kailee Somers

WELL ON THEIR WAY

WELL Health Technologies has a vision for alleviating health care barriers and they’re taking companies coast to coast along for the ride.

Read More »
INFRASTRUCTURE CONSTRUCTION & Design background
Canada Creates
Rosemarie Lipman

INFRASTRUCTURE, CONSTRUCTION & Design

It’s easy to see, from studying even the most primitive peoples, that infrastructure is vital. What, why and how we build things is constantly evolving, with new advancements coming to light every day.

Read More »
Happy diverse professionals

Staffy

Toronto: Pandemic Pivots #24
Read More
Illustration of crowd of people

WeTraq

Oshawa: Pandemic Pivots #19
Read More

Best Buds

Green thumbs, unite. These garden centres are full of stunning blooms, perfect pots and pretty accessories that will rejuvenate your backyard, patio or terrace oasis. Get planting!
Read More
3D illustration of parts in car engine with lubricant oil on repairing

ADVONEX INTERNATIONAL

Inspired by other companies who are addressing climate change, this company is making renewable alternatives to petroleum.
Read More

CONNECT

SUBSCRIBE TO THE SPARK

Stay in the know! Get notified of new articles and when we release our latest issue.