Wavefront helping Canadian companies scale up and seize market opportunities through RevUp program

Three Canadian tech companies are confirmed to participate in Discovery Foundation’s RevUp Program this spring/summer. This eight-month program is delivered through Wavefront’s Vancouver headquarters and is designed for companies in a high-growth stage. The participating companies will receive coaching on how to build sustainable revenue, develop customer acquisition models and attain operational efficiency. After applying to the program, the following … 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

Canada’s Biggest Obstacle to Innovation is Attitude

Originally written for the Globe and Mail by James Maynard, President and CEO of Wavefront. Canada is at a crossroads. Look one way and you’ll see enormous opportunities presented by the Digital Revolution. The other way is business as usual. But in fact, that’s not even an option. If we stand still, Canada’s future prosperity is at risk. There is an … Read More

Wavefront and Accelerate Okanagan Host Canadian Accelerator Summit

Vancouver, BC – March 16, 2017 This March, Wavefront and Accelerate Okanagan hosted the first Canadian Accelerator Summit in Vancouver, BC, bringing together over 100 people from nearly 60 incubators accelerators from across the country and around the world to network and share best practices. The objective was to unite the entire community of accelerators in Canada to learn what strategies … Read More

Wavefront Summit Announces 2017 Speaker Lineup

  Toronto, Ontario (March 20, 2017) – The Wavefront 2017 IoT Summit is the leading Canadian forum for enterprise IoT stakeholders to come together to discuss the latest trends, create connections and deliver groundbreaking business intelligence to drive performance, growth and profitability. This Summit helps Canadian companies bridge the gap between their intentions and actions by learning how to adopt and implement IoT … 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.

Wavefront's Annual General Meeting 2013

Join us at Steamworks for the Wavefront Annual General Meeting, as we celebrate another year of accelerating wireless innovation and connecting the Canadian ecosystem from coast to coast! Come and sample the future of wireless with demos of the latest solutions being developed in our Accelerator Centre. Hear from Igor Faletski, CEO of Mobify, as we tap his keg of knowledge on building a … Read More

Wavefront Presents: Blackberry Starter Sessions Vancouver and Saskatoon

This is a hands-on coding workshop to support your app building and get you prepared to submit to the BlackBerry World. The momentum for the BlackBerry 10 platform is strong – in the last six months BlackBerry World has grown to well over 70,000 apps and games. Now is the time to port your existing apps and build new apps … Read More

Wavefront & Microsoft Workshop: How HTML5, Windows 8 & WP8 Play Together

(**La version française suit**) Wavefront and Microsoft are back with hands-on coding workshops! Calling all developers and designers – we are here to support your app building and get you prepared to submit it to the Windows Phone Store. In just over two years, the Windows Phone Store has grown to well over 135,000 apps and games with no sign … Read More

Wavefront Wireless Summits 2013

        Hosted by Wavefront in Vancouver, Canada, this unique three-day series of Wireless Summits brings together global enterprise industry leaders, wireless and M2M solution providers, and mobile operators. Early bird pricing is available for registrants until Friday, January 11, 2013. For more information please visit the summits website at www.wavefrontsummits.com.   M2M Summit: Wavefront’s 2013 M2M Summit … Read More