Yearly Archives: 2016


FedNor Funding for NEOnet

Timmins, ON The Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Status of Women was in Timmins, Tuesday, November 8th, on behalf of Minister Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, and Minister responsible for FedNor. The Federal Funding Announcement was held at the new Bucket Shop Complex. NEOnet received from the Government of Canada $1,449,720 [...]

NEOMA conference

NEOnet has many projects underway one of which is the GIS, Geographical Information System, project. The project has a projected end date of April 2017 and includes 21 municipalities, one First Nations community and one Health Unit for a total of 23 partners. We were able to update all the municipalities of the progress of [...]

Small Business Week 2016

Timmins NEOnet was proud to host an event during Small Business Week again this year. This year’s topic covered Social Media Metrics in the form of a panel. NEOnet chose local experts in the field to share their experience and knowledge of the topics. The panelists were: Josée Campeau-Rouselle, Manager of Communications and Media Relations [...]

Kirkland Lake Senior Expo

    NEOnet was excited to be invited to this year’s Senior Expo in Kirkland Lake.  The Senior Expo consists of booths and presentations offered to seniors in the area. The topics of presentations covered range from internet security to wills and trusts. Roughly 100 seniors benefited from the walked through during the expo on [...]

PIC Testimonial Video

A series of testimonials for the Productivity and Innovation Centre relating to the program offerings of assessments, implementations and pre-commercialization assistance. Une serie de témoignage du Centre de Productivité et Innovation relié au programmes offerts.

Visit from M.P. Charlie Angus

NEOnet was honoured to greet M.P Charlie Angus and Dale Tonelli on Tuesday, August 30, 2016, for an impromptu visit to discuss the Productivity and Innovation Centre (PIC) and the work being done by NEOnet. Mr. Angus was informed of the current program offerings of PIC and the successes achieved in engaging entrepreneurs, start-ups, and [...]

The State of Broadband

Access to quality high-speed broadband networks is an important facet of a thriving community. The social and economic fabric of our communities are becoming increasingly digitized, and it has become imperative to include all Canadians in this digital world. To bridge the digital divide between larger cities, and rural and remote communities, Innovation, Science and [...]

More Small Business Week Hints

We’ve decided to drop monthly hints about our Small Business Week event to build some excitement! Think of it kind of like a treasure hunt! We’re not going to tell you exactly what we’re doing, but we can tell you that we’ve developed this topic based on community feedback and demand. We’ve also decided to [...]

Hon. Minister Chagger Visits Northern College

We were honoured to be at a roundtable with Honorable Minister Bardish Chagger, Minister of Small Business and Tourism, to discuss support for innovation and growth in Northeastern Ontario. We had the opportunity to discuss the federal innovation agenda that is tied to the Innovation, Science, and Economic Development Ministry. We were joined by representatives [...]