Digital Health

The burgeoning Digital Health sector holds good potential for the province of New Brunswick and Opportunities NB (ONB) is working hard to turn that potential into reality. We envision Atlantic Canada as a Digital Health innovation hub, with opportunities for well-paying high-skill jobs and healthcare benefits that will directly impact New Brunswickers. Today, Surrey, British […]

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Update: May 12 – UNB’s Biomedical Institute of Biomedical Engineering captured this year’s Innovation Champion KIRA Award. This post originally appeared on the ONB Blog in May 2016, it is being republished as part of New Brunswick Innovation Week. Conversations about cutting-edge research and development and the province of New Brunswick are certainly not mutually exclusive, […]

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New Brunswick’s elandas is a software-as-a-service (SaaS) company offering a variety of enablement tools for sales and marketing leaders in the life sciences sector. CEO Ryan Roberts says the company began with a solution to help customers (pharmaceutical, biotech, and medical device companies) streamline the process of getting customized marketing resources through rigorous approval processes. The success […]

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Founded in 2008, Accreon has seen steady growth, becoming a key player in the Province of New Brunswick’s strong Information Technology ecosystem. New Brunswick native Martin Ferguson is Accreon’s Senior Vice President — Delivery, and a graduate of the University of New Brunswick (UNB). Ferguson recently spoke to Opportunities NB (ONB) about the benefits of doing business […]

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Everywhere you turn these days you see new research and products related to wearable technology. Some have been successful, others have R&D issues forcing them back to the drawing board. The important question: what are the implications for healthcare, and how do we manage our own health? Opportunities NB (ONB) spoke with Dr. Erik Scheme, Innovation Research Chair in Medical […]

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In June, the 2015 Export Awards recognized New Brunswick companies that have achieved recent and/or ongoing success in developing new markets and expanding their reach. Opportunities NB (ONB) wanted to take advantage of our relationships with some of that event’s featured speakers and get their thoughts on achieving export success in Canada. Beth Webster is VP of Operations […]

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