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

Traction Conference

Date: Thursday, June 18, 2015 Time: 8:00 am to 6:00 pm Location: Harbour Event Centre, 750 Pacific Boulevard, Vancouver, BC (Map)

Startup Scavenger Hunt!

Date: Friday, August 15 Time: 3:00pm – 5:00pm + Wrap Party & Awards Location: Vancouver, BC Cost: Early Bird (until August 3) – $7.50 Regular (August 4-12) – $20

Grow Conference

Deadline: August 20 – 22, 2014 Location: Whistler, BC Cost: $195 and up