New Research Shows Value of Simulation Training for Surgical Residents with Conquer Mobile’s PeriopSim

News Release For Immediate Release Vancouver, BC — September 15, 2016 — Conquer Mobile today announced the publication of the first research paper assessing the value of simulation training for instrument recognition among neurosurgery residents using the company’s PeriopSim simulation training platform. The paper was published in the international, peer-reviewed journal BMC Medical Education and was carried out by a team … Read More

FusionPipe Sponsoring, Exhibiting & Presenting at Panasonic Canada Toughbook Mobility Forums in BC and Ontario

News Release For Immediate Release Vancouver, BC — September 13, 2016 — FusionPipe Software Solutions Inc. (“FusionPipe”) (a Wavefront Community member), a Vancouver-based leader in providing world-class authentication & data security solutions for Enterprises and Mobile Workers, today announced that it will be sponsoring, presenting and showcasing its innovative authentication solutions at the upcoming Panasonic Toughbook Mobility Forums, which are taking … Read More

Historic Yale is Moving ‘Full Steam Ahead’ into the 21st Century with Augmented Reality

Historic Yale embraces augmented reality to take storytelling into a self-guided experiential tour for visitors. News Release For Immediate Release YALE, BC – Historic Yale has partnered with award-winning augmented reality company, QuestUpon (a Wavefront Venture Acceleration Program company), to create an immersive walking tour for visitors that combines geocaching, trivia, time travel, scavenger hunts and augmented reality throughout this historic boomtown on the … Read More

BC Innovation Council Appoints Shirley Vickers as President & CEO

News Release For Immediate Release Vickers set to drive innovation in all industries across the province BRITISH COLUMBIA—The Board of Directors of the BC Innovation Council (BCIC), a Crown Agency of the Province of British Columbia, today announced that Shirley Vickers has been appointed BCIC’s new President and Chief Executive Officer.

Canada's Tech Sector Report: An Economic Goliath

Wavefront partners with Brookfield Institute for Innovation + Entrepreneurship to release a new report on the impact and contribution of Canada’s tech sector on the economy and workforce. News Release For Immediate Release Toronto, ON – July 25, 2016 – Canada’s tech sector is a major driver of innovation and a dependable source of economic growth for the foreseeable future, indicates new … Read More

Deloitte & Vandrico Team Up for Wearable Technology Database

Deloitte joins Vandrico in providing the world’s leading database of wearable technology. Wearables hardware market is expanding quickly and enterprise innovation is fostering new use-cases for safety and productivity. News Release For Immediate Release Vancouver, BC – VANDRICO SOLUTIONS INC. (a Wavefront RevUp company) is pleased to announce a partnership with Deloitte to team up in the wearable technology market. As a part of a … Read More

Wavefront Invests in QuikIDTM Licenses To Offer Employees Convenient Secure Authentication to Workstations

News Release For Immediate Release Vancouver, BC — July 6, 2016 — Wavefront, Canada’s top Wireless Business Accelerator and FusionPipe Software Solutions Inc. (“FusionPipe”), a Vancouver-based leader in providing world-class authentication & data security solutions for Enterprises, today announced that Wavefront has invested in QuikIDTM application licenses to be used by its internal employees to allow for convenient secure authentication … Read More

History Comes Alive at Historic Hat Creek Ranch

Historic Hat Creek Ranch adopts cutting edge technology to provide a self-guided tour for visitors to engage with its history. News Release For Immediate Release CACHE CREEK, BC – Historic Hat Creek Ranch has partnered with award-winning tech company, QuestUpon (a Wavefront Venture Acceleration Program company), to create an interactive walking tour that combines geocaching, augmented reality, trivia, scavenger hunts, and more, for visitors … Read More

Hope BC Embraces Innovation for Experiential Travel

An interactive walking tour that combines geocaching, augmented reality, trivia, scavenger hunts, and more, to learn about Hope BC’s history and attractions. News Release For Immediate Release HOPE, BC – Responding to the trend of experiential travel, AdvantageHOPE has partnered with award-winning augmented reality tech company, QuestUpon (a Wavefront Venture Acceleration Program company), to create an interactive walking tour for visitors and residents of the community.

eTreatMD Receives Telus Health Outstanding Product Achievement Award From CATAAlliance for mHealth App for Hand Arthritis

News Release For Immediate Release VANCOUVER, BC–(Marketwired – June 02, 2016) –  At the 31st Annual Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance (CATAAlliance) Leadership & Award Gala, eTreatMD (a Wavefront Venture Acceleration Program company) was presented with the Telus Health Outstanding Product Achievement Award for their first product — myHand, by Steve Leslie, Senior Vice President Sales, Telus.

Technology Innovation Merges with First Nations History in a Historic Launch Event

Interactive First Nations storytelling in the real world, using mobile augmented reality, virtual reality, and more. News Release For Immediate Release NEW WESTMINSTER, BC – Seyem’ Qwantlen Business Group of the Kwantlen First Nation, and award-winning augmented reality tech company, QuestUpon (a Wavefront Venture Acceleration Program company), held an event on April 15th, 2016, to launch the very first interactive First Nations storytelling … Read More

LifeBooster and Coventry University Collaborate To Reduce Workplace Injury

LifeBooster is pleased to announce a strategic R&D collaboration with Coventry University and James Shippen, doctor of mechanical engineering, in the area of predicting muscle activation and fatigue under challenging work environments. News Release For Immediate Release April 1 – Vancouver, BC: LifeBooster (a Wavefront Venture Acceleration Program company) is pleased to announce a strategic R&D collaboration with Coventry University and James Shippen, doctor of … Read More

It's a Wild Adventure for the Hotel Guest!

New technology brings virtual reality and augmented reality to guests at Best Western Plus Kelowna Hotel & Suites. News Release For Immediate Release KELOWNA, BC – Best Western Plus Kelowna Hotel & Suites has partnered with award-winning technology company QuestUpon (a Wavefront Venture Acceleration Program company), to create an interactive experience for hotel guests, with the ‘BC Wildlife Adventure’ that features both Kelowna and … Read More

Wavefront, VIATEC and Accelerate Okanagan Announce RevUP Program Launch

New Program Focuses on Critical Tools for Fast-Growing Technology Companies News Release For Immediate Release November 4, 2015 – Vancouver, BC, Canada: The RevUP Program is vital for technology companies with rapid-growth issues. BC Acceleration Network (BCAN) members Wavefront, VIATEC and Accelerate Okanagan announced today that they are mutually introducing RevUP as a custom-developed program that will be offered in Vancouver, Victoria and the … Read More

Government Of Canada Invests In Three Commercialization Centres

Investments will support telecommunications, environmental monitoring and micro-electronics industries, create jobs and growth, bring technologies to market faster   July 21, 2015 – Vancouver, BC — Networks of Centres of Excellence Three commercialization centres will receive additional support from the Government of Canada to continue their work in bringing telecommunications, environmental monitoring and micro-electronics products and technologies to market faster. … Read More