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BioConnect Gets $3.9 Million in Federal Funding for Expansion Effort

BioConnect Gets $3.9 Million in Federal Funding for Expansion Effort

“FedDev Ontario’s support is a material catalyst for us to continue to invest aggressively in BioConnect’s future. We are a very proud Canadian company committed to the GTA and we will leverage this partnership to continue to grow our presence globally.” – Rob Douglas, Founder, Chairman and CEO, BioConnect Toronto-based biometrics specialist BioConnect is poised to…

Toronto Police Chief Reveals Ongoing Use of Biometric Facial Recognition Tech

Toronto Police Chief Reveals Ongoing Use of Biometric Facial Recognition Tech

“The news of TPS’s use of facial recognition technology arrives at a time of heated debate over such practices, with civil and privacy rights advocates warning of potential overreach, as well as racial and gender disparities in the accuracy of facial recognition systems.” Police in Toronto have been using facial recognition technology for over a…

Entertech Gains Access to Top Talent in Canadian Biotech

Entertech Gains Access to Top Talent in Canadian Biotech

Toronto-based Entertech Systems has gained access to a strong talent pool. The biometrics company has joined BioTalent Canada, a network connecting employers with recent graduates specializing in biotechnology. It’s already paying off, according to Entertech President Jeff Crews. Commenting in a press release, he asserted, “Through our partnership with BioTalent Canada we have been able…