BC Tech Summit to revolutionize business models

The world of technology can be intimidating to those not already versed in its multi-faceted realm – that’s precisely why this year’s three-day BC Tech Summit will bring together industry with academics, entrepreneurs and government to learn how to operate more efficiently no matter what business you’re in. Source: BC Tech Summit to revolutionize business models –…

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Welcome to the future

Think artificial intelligence (AI) is the next big thing? It’s actually already here, and it’s being employed by companies to create efficiencies, analyze data, improve customer experiences, and most importantly, enhance business operations and improve lives. AI is supporting patient care; it’s enhancing security; it’s combating fraud in the financial services sector; and it’s helping…

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30 speakers, 30 sessions and 5 streams announced

  We just launched the #BCTECHSummit agenda. It features keynotes, classic panels, hands-on workshops and brand-new masterclasses across five key streams:  Sustainability | Hacking Health | Future Realities | Harnessing Data | Scaling Up Plus, say hello to our first 30 speakers. They include leaders at Canada’s fastest growing companies, rising stars in B.C.’s exploding fintech ecosystem, experts from global brands and executives in every industry.…

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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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TELUS Technology Incubator

TELUS and CTI have launched InnOvaTion, the incubator for early stage IoT startups. The 8-week program will host 10 startups in both Calgary and Vancouver from January to March 2019. It will offer a combination of education and advice from TELUS, CTI and industry experts through classroom sessions, 1:1 advisory and fieldwork. By the end…

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#BCTECHSummit Tickets for Startups: 80% Off!

Startup Registration Application: this special pricing is provided for newly-emerged, entrepreneurial ventures in early stages of growth. Only 200 tickets for startups are available for $199 each (maximum 2 per startup). Apply as soon as possible or risk missing out! Source: #BCTECHSummit: The Reality Revolution

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2018 BC Technology Report Card – BC Tech

In partnership with KPMG, the BC Tech Association has released the latest instalment of the BC Technology Report Card for 2018; a comprehensive analysis that compares the BC tech sector against other sectors in the province and against tech sectors in other jurisdictions. Source: 2018 BC Technology Report Card – BC Tech

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