Posts by Graham Truax

Welcome back Angel Forum ~ Special Event Jan. 24th, 2019

Innovation Island Technology Association (IITA) in co-operation with the Greater Nanaimo Chamber of Commerce and MIBI have arranged for Angel Forum to come to Nanaimo for a halfday workshop, panel discussion and networking event on January 24th, 2019. Going back to our MISTIC days, starting in 2011, IITA has been proud to have hosted several Angel…

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Investment Showcase Startup Applications Close December 11

  Ready. Set. Pitch.   The #BCTECHSummit Investment Showcase connects B.C.’s most promising startups with leading investors from around the world. In past years, the event has welcomed upwards of 50 startups that pitched in front of 150 local and global investors representing more than $225 billion in seed and venture capital. Wanted for 2019:…

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Now open: Investment Showcase Startup Applications

    Now open: Investment Showcase Startup Applications Grow your business and network with some of the industries most prominent investors at the #BCTECHSummit Investment Showcase. This one-day investment-focused program gives BC’s brightest tech stars the opportunity to pitch their business to local and international investors in the hope of securing funding. 5 minutes to…

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OmBase just launched on Kickstarter!

  Hooray! OmBase just launched their project, OmBase Meditation Bench. OmBase Meditation Bench by OmBase Our mission is to make meditation easier. We design & produce unique, innovative, superior quality meditation benches & accessories. CA$ 25,000 goal 29 days remaining View this project Now’s your chance to be one of the first backers!    

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Tech Showcase features new & emerging Island companies

  7 local tech companies on their march to commercialization View in your browser   Bonus Session Showcase Features Vancouver Island’s Newest Tech On October 24th, the two-day State of the Island Economic Summit in Nanaimo will kick off with a pre-summit bonus session from 8:30 – 10:30 am that is not to be missed! With a…

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