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Here Are Your VFF $25K Finalists

Pictured above: EyeCheck What will be the next startup to rock the entrepreneurial community? Well, the 10 companies pitching their businesses live at the 11th Velocity Fund Finals (VFF) on November 27th definitely have the potential, and one of them could be…


Announcing the VFF $5K Finalists

This Wednesday and Thursday evening, over 40 students from the University of Waterloo participated in our $5K Qualifiers, with 10 being selected as finalists for our brand new Velocity Fund $5K competition. The Velocity Fund $5k competition (formerly Velocity Fund…


ExVivo’s Experience Winning $25K at VFF S14

Welcome back to our “Where Are They Now?” blog series, where we catch up with the previous term’s winners of VFF. This week in our second installment of the series, we’ve reached out to S14 $25K winner, ExVivo Labs, to…


Catching up with Ubiq – VFF S14 $25K and $10K Winner

As many of you most likely know (and if you don’t, read this), we are in the month leading up to the Velocity Fund Finals for Fall 2014. Leading up to the day of VFF, November 27th, we’re going to…

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Suncayr Claims Spot as International Runner Up for James Dyson Award

Today, the James Dyson Foundation announced the results for the James Dyson Award, and Suncayr, a company in the Velocity Science program, was awarded the title of International Runner up. Suncayr, founded by five Nanotechnology students from UW, is developing…

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VFF $5K – Be the Start of Something New

Remember the Velocity Fund $1K competition? Well forget about it – that’s old news! We’ve decided that we want to mix things up, do something bigger, and make Velocity Fund Finals even more exciting. This term we are debuting the…