Angela Schoellig, an assistant professor at the University of Toronto Institute for Aerospace Studies (UTIAS), has been awarded a 2017 Sloan Research Fellowship. She will receive USD $60,000 over a two-year period to stimulate her fundamental research into machine learning as applied to autonomous aerial vehicles.
Rob Kenedi has a coffee with Matthew Liebowitz, partner at Plaza Ventures. Liebowitz talks about their approach to growth investing in Series A enterprise-focused SaaS startups and the fact that the fund is always raising capital rather than in huge lump sums.
“Our thesis is that all small businesses should have benefits.” It’s a simple thesis, but one that’s driven by what Toronto-based Collage CEO and co-founder Elijah Moore calls an “attitude shift” in modern business.