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REF NO.: 34

SUBJECT: Memorial’s Genesis Centre holds graduation ceremony for Virtual Marine Technology Inc.

DATE: Oct. 5

Note to editors:
Media agencies are invited to attend the graduation of Virtual Marine Technology Inc., from the Genesis Centre, located at Memorial University. 
As a graduate of the Genesis Centre, this company has completed three years of a business support program, which is designed to assist technology-based businesses.  
Past graduates of the Genesis Centre include Verafin Inc., Rutter Technologies Inc., and Q5 Systems Inc. among others. 
The Genesis Centre is Memorial University’s support network for technology-based businesses.  
The ceremony will be held at the Inco Innovation Centre Lecture Theatre, second floor, Inco Innovation Centre, Memorial University, on Wednesday, Oct. 7, at 6 p.m.

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For more information, please contact Michelle Simms, business analyst, Genesis Centre, Memorial University, at 737-2683 or


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