8th annual Mitacs Entrepreneur Awards spotlight outstanding Canadian talent and cutting-edge innovation

Juno Technologies Prix Mitacs

Juno Technologies wins the Mitacs Social Entrepreneurship Award and the People’s Choice Award!

Waterloo, ON The 8th Annual Mitacs Entrepreneurship Awards were held in Waterloo, Ontario on May 18, 2023. The festivities highlighted the efforts of five researchers. They turn their groundbreaking discoveries into innovative businesses that change the lives of Canadians.

These awards are an important opportunity to highlight Mitacs’ talents. What’s more, it showcases some of Canada’s most innovative start-ups, all founded by exceptional individuals who have participated in Mitacs programs and gone on to become entrepreneurs and business owners in their respective fields. The Mitacs Entrepreneurship Awards are also an opportunity for researchers, faculty and the private sector to come together, in person and online, to exchange ideas and forge new partnerships in the innovation ecosystem.

Congratulations to Nanette Sene of Juno Technologies. Juno Technologies wins the mitacs Social Entrepreneurship Award and the People’s Choice Award!

Congratulations also to the other winners:

  • Remarkable entrepreneurship: Rafaela Andrade
  • Entrepreneurship as a catalyst for change : Jeremy Wang
  • Global Impact Entrepreneurship: Irsa Winington
  • Ecological entrepreneurship: Kevin Kung

The recording of the Mitacs 2023 Mitacs Entrepreneur Awards ceremony will be available on youtube.com/MitacsCanada in the coming days.