Wavefront Global Market Entry Program helps bring Skkynet’s Industrial IoT and Industrie 4.0 solutions to industry leaders in Taiwan and Japan

Mississauga, Ontario, December 12, 2017 – Skkynet Cloud Systems, Inc. (“Skkynet” or “the Company”) (OTCQB: SKKY), a global leader in real-time cloud information systems, is pleased to report that Skkynet was part of the Wavefront Global Market Entry Program, Taiwan & Japan 2017, from November 26 through December 1.  The trip included networking receptions and one-on-one meetings with high level … Read More

Wavefront and Connected Lab Partner to Drive Innovation and Growth in Canada

TORONTO, Nov. 30, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Wavefront Innovation Society (“Wavefront”), the Centre of Excellence for commercialization of mobile and Internet of Things (IoT) technologies, announced today a new partnership with Connected Lab, a digital product development firm. Connected Lab is the latest addition to Wavefront’s Trusted Partner Network, a network of companies and consultants on the forefront of Canadian innovation. Wavefront works with mobile and … Read More

Wavefront Introduces Canadian Companies to Smart Manufacturing Markets in Taiwan and Japan

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Wavefront Innovation Society (“Wavefront”), the Centre of Excellence for commercialization of mobile and Internet of Things (IoT) technologies, announced that five Canadian tech companies are taking part in a market linkages trip to explore business opportunities in the smart manufacturing sector in Taiwan and Japan. As global leaders in advanced manufacturing, … Read More

Wavefront, Canada’s Leader in Mobile and IoT Welcomes 23 Innovative Companies Across Canada into its Accelerator Programs

Vancouver, British Columbia, November 10, 2017. Wavefront Innovation Society (“Wavefront”), a Canadian Centre of Excellence, is pleased to welcome 23 new companies across Canada into its Accelerator programs. Wavefront is Canada’s centre for commercialization of mobile and Internet of Things (“IoT”) technologies, and offers a variety of programs and services for startups, Small Medium Enterprises (“SMEs”), large enterprise and government. … Read More

Wavefront Celebrates 10 Years of Supporting Canadian Innovation

Vancouver, British Columbia, July 25, 2017. Wavefront Wireless Commercialization Centre Society (“Wavefront”), a Centre of Excellence based in Vancouver, BC, is marking the 10th anniversary of its launch this week. In 2007, the Government of British Columbia provided funding of $5 million to Wavefront to support the province’s emerging wireless industry. Since then, Wavefront has expanded its programs and services … Read More

Sierra Wireless announces industry’s first global dual-mode LPWA module with integrated application processing and GNSS

AirPrime® WP Series now supports both LTE-M (Cat-M1) and NB-IoT (Cat-NB1) on a single CF3™ module to simplify design and deployment of innovative LPWA solutions Vancouver, B.C.-June 28, 2017 Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ: SWIR) (TSX: SW), the leading provider of fully integrated device-to-cloud solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced the industry’s first global, dual-mode Low Power Wide Area … Read More

Samsung and MLB Virtual Reality Content Partnership Brings Fans Closer to the Game

Toronto, CANADA – July 10, 2017 – Samsung Electronics Canada Inc. is pleased to announce a new phase in its partnership with Major League Baseball (MLB) that provides fans a new virtual reality experience, offering immersive access to players, ballparks and key baseball moments throughout the remainder of the 2017 MLB Season. Through the multinational partnership, fans will be able to … Read More

Going global: Canadian companies depart on European telecom market entry trip

  VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – June 12, 2017) – Wavefront Wireless Commercialization Centre Society (“Wavefront”), a Centre of Excellence, headquartered in Vancouver, BC announced that five Canadian tech companies are leaving today to explore business opportunities in the telecommunications sector in Europe. The five-day trip is hosted by Wavefront, in partnership with Export Development Canada. Working with the Canadian Trade … Read More

Canadian wireless and IoT companies fuel Canada’s new economic engine

Wavefront programs for SMEs and startups generate $418m in GDP, 6,700+ jobs, study finds Vancouver, British Columbia, June 7, 2016. Wavefront Wireless Commercialization Centre Society (“Wavefront”), a Centre of Excellence, headquartered in Vancouver, BC., today announced the results of their economic impact report. Recognized as Canada’s new economic engine, the tech sector is being fueled by Wavefront, a national organization … Read More

New device library offers Toronto area tech community access to valuable testing resource

We are happy to announce that we are partnering with Lighthouse Labs and DevHub to launch a new Wireless Zone in downtown Toronto on June 1st. The Wavefront Wireless Zone offers over 1000 hardware devices, which includes the latest smartphones, tablets, sensors, and wearables. The Wavefront Wireless Zone allows the wireless community to test their applications across multiple platforms and … Read More

Ecoation Innovative Solutions Inc. Closes $1M Seed Financing to Launch Commercialization

  North Vancouver, BC – March 16, 2017 – Ecoation Innovative Solutions Inc., a Wavefront Venture Acceleration Program alumnus, announced today the completion of a successful Seed financing. The financing was initiated in November 2016 and closed on March 16, 2017. The Seed financing raised $1 Million and was significantly over-subscribed. Angel investors from North America and the European Union participated including … Read More

Boost your Digital Advantage at the Wavefront 2017 IoT Summit

Half of the world’s leading businesses believe they will be vastly digitally transformed in the next two years, but only 11% describe their digital strategy as “excellent”, according to Forbes Insights. Wavefront is helping Canadian companies bridge this gap between intentions and actions. The Wavefront 2017 IoT Summit is bringing together top business decision makers, Internet of Things experts, tech … Read More

Wavefront 2017 IoT Summit Announces Dynamic Speaker Line-up

The Internet of Things has been identified as the top tech trend for 2017, and it’s the focus of the Wavefront 2017 IoT Summit, taking place May 1-2 in Toronto. Wavefront today announced a roster of experts, industry leaders and provocative thinkers who will be featured on the main stage at the Summit: Futurist Nikolas Badminton Business broadcaster and author … Read More

Five Players Helping Canadian Companies Achieve Homegrown Success

By: Globe Edge Content Studio Via: The Globe and Mail Startups are repeatedly told that, to be successful, they need to find a niche and solve a problem. The same could be said for incubators and accelerators that connect startups with investors to help build and scale companies. Canada has an increasing number of these specialty centres, serving industries ranging from … Read More

How Wavefront is growing mobile, wireless and IoT in B.C.

  Via: MobileSyrup Published Date: October 13, 2016 Vancouver, BC – For the technology sector, the province of British Columbia is an exciting area to grow in. Though the history of this support through accessible resources and funding is relatively long, it hasn’t always been at the forefront.