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November 29th 2013 at 08:31 PM
New Tech Startup Accelerator Launched
Published by Nelson Bennett Business in Vancouver Post secondary institutes in Vancouver and Victoria have partnered to create a new startup business accelerator. Simon Fraser University, the University of Victoria, the BC Institute of Technology and Emily Carr University of Art + Design have...
November 25th 2013 at 11:40 AM
Calgary's AcceleratorYYC Now a Non-profit Organization
Published by Heidi Gammuac Techvibes AcceleratorYYC kicked off Global Entrepreneurship Week by officially launching as a non-profit organization on November 15. The "startup launchpad" is a coworking space as well as a community hub for Calgary startups, founded in 2011 by Pieter Boekhoff,...
November 14th 2013 at 10:33 AM
Clean-tech Sector Poised for Institutional Investor Uptick
New accelerator launched to help clean-tech startups tap $3 trillion global market Published by Nelson Bennet Business in Vancouver In a small shop in a light industrial district of Burnaby, workers with GR Green Building Products Inc. are producing shingles for roofing made from recycled plastic...
October 21st 2013 at 04:13 PM
Hot Competition for Solar PV
Published by The International Resource Journal | Canadian technology company Solaris develops innovative solar heating systems that can help building owners save both energy and money. Solar panels on building roofs have become an increasingly common sight over recent years, and helped many...
October 15th 2013 at 12:00 PM
Why Nanaimo: Family was main factor in return to Island Life
Published by Cara McKenna, Nanaimo Daily News | Allan Wiekenkamp left paradise to return to Nanaimo three years ago and has never looked back. Wiekenkamp grew up in Nanaimo but was gone for more than 12 years - most of that time spent living in Bermuda with his wife Candice - for work and school....
October 13th 2013 at 09:00 AM
Experienced businesses linked with newcomers
Published by Chris Bush, Nanaimo Daily News Entrepreneurs who have techno-smarts, but aren’t so savvy when it comes to building a business can get hooked up with mentors offering business advice and links to development cash through the Venture Acceleration Program. Andrew Wilkinson, minister...
October 11th 2013 at 10:10 AM
Foresight Cleantech Accelerator Launches in Vancouver
Published via BCIC British Columbia’s clean technology sector received a boost today with the launch of the Foresight Cleantech Accelerator Centre, a program designed to help advance B.C.’s growing cleantech industry. Foresight will guide early-stage cleantech innovators to success using...
October 3rd 2013 at 10:00 AM
Emphasize “STEM” Subjects in Schools, Urge BC Technologists
NEWS RELEASE, Thursday October 3, 2013 The BC Government is being pressed to head off workforce shortages of technology professionals, by building a BC Science and Technology Culture stressing Science, Technology, Engineering and Math – so-called “STEM” subjects - in K-12. “Everyone...
October 1st 2013 at 10:00 AM
BCIC Announces New President & CEO
by Techvibes Newsdesk, Oct 1, 2013 The Board of Directors of the BC Innovation Council (BCIC) announced today the appointment of Greg Caws as the organization's new President and CEO. Caws replaces John Jacobson who took on the position in August of 2012 but was appointed Deputy Minister of...
September 25th 2013 at 11:00 AM
Young Professionals Sponsor Career Skill, Technology Conference
By The Comox Valley Echo    Looking for new opportunities to grow your career and wealth in the Comox Valley? Futureproof 2013 is an all-day career skill and technology conference with the theme 'Future proof your career'. It is hosted by the Young Professionals Comox Valley (YPCV)...