Dave Ball – Courtenay, BC – Retail (U-Brew / U-Vin) ~DER3 Program: Businesses Benefit from Getting Digital on Vancouver Island ~ Find out how Innovation Island, as the region’s technology accelerator, with decades of experience in the tech sector on Vancouver Island, and a deep understanding of tech, innovation and digital ecosystems, embraced the call…

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Benjamin Miltner – Galiano Island, BC – Tourism ~DER3 Program: Businesses Benefit from Getting Digital on Vancouver Island ~ Find out how Innovation Island, as the region’s technology accelerator, with decades of experience in the tech sector on Vancouver Island, and a deep understanding of tech, innovation and digital ecosystems, embraced the call to help…

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Circa April 2020. With encouragement and support of Island Coastal Economic Trust (ICET), the Innovation Island Technology Association (IITA) launched the Digital Economy Rapid Response Recovery Program (DER3). Initially the project—helping businesses to #getdigital—was expected to take three or four months, with perhaps a few dozen businesses in the region who “might” need to transition…

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Sienna G – Shawnigan Lake, BC – Retail ~DER3 Program: Businesses Benefit from Getting Digital on Vancouver Island ~ Find out how Innovation Island, as the region’s technology accelerator, with decades of experience in the tech sector on Vancouver Island, and a deep understanding of tech, innovation and digital ecosystems, embraced the call to help…

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Carolyn Kvajic – Salt Spring Island & Victoria – Retail Products ~DER3 Program: Businesses Benefit from Getting Digital on Vancouver Island ~ Find out how Innovation Island, as the region’s technology accelerator, with decades of experience in the tech sector on Vancouver Island, and a deep understanding of tech, innovation and digital ecosystems, embraced the…

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Kudos to @Wendy Dupley and her host teams @City of Maple Ridge for an awesome 2021 ICF Smart21 Conference and @Robert Bell for such excellent moderation with the “Building an Innovation Ecosystem” session. It was an honour to present alongside Jiunn Shiow Lin from Taiwan and @Toomas Türk from Estonia. I’m not sure if the…

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Kelly Corbett – Nanoose Bay, BC – Artist ~DER3 Program: Businesses Benefit from Getting Digital on Vancouver Island ~ Find out how Innovation Island, as the region’s technology accelerator, with decades of experience in the tech sector on Vancouver Island, and a deep understanding of tech, innovation and digital ecosystems, embraced the call to help…

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Hella Phat Vegan – Duncan, BC – Food Services/Production ~DER3 Program: Businesses Benefit from Getting Digital on Vancouver Island ~ Find out how Innovation Island, as the region’s technology accelerator, with decades of experience in the tech sector on Vancouver Island, and a deep understanding of tech, innovation and digital ecosystems, embraced the call to…

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Little Mountain Soap Company – Parksville, BC – Retail Products ~DER3 Program: Businesses Benefit from Getting Digital on Vancouver Island ~ Innovation Island, as the region’s technology accelerator, with decades of experience in the tech sector on Vancouver Island, and a deep understanding of tech and digital ecosystems, we embraced the call to help the…

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God’s Pocket Resort – Port Hardy, BC – Eco Tourism ~DER3 Program: Businesses Benefit from Getting Digital on Vancouver Island ~ Find out how Innovation Island, as the region’s technology accelerator, with decades of experience in the tech sector on Vancouver Island, and a deep understanding of tech, innovation and digital ecosystems, embraced the call…

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