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 … Continued
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.
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 … Continued
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 … Continued
Wavefront and Vandrico Accelerate Industrial IoT Through Collaboration with Wearable OEMs
Via: EP&T Published Date: August 2016 TORONTO, ON – Designing wearable devices that can withstand industrial IoT (IIoT) applications is an ongoing challenge for IoT solutions providers. Few wearable technologies and sensors are suitable for industrial working environments where hazardous conditions, such as extreme temperatures and pressure, make current wearables useless. It’s a challenge that Vandrico (a RevUP company) wants … Continued
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 … Continued
Sierra Wireless Completes Acquisition of Telematics Firm GenX Mobile
By: James Atkinson Via: Wireless Published Date: August 11, 2016 Company adds California-based fleet management and asset tracking firm to add to its growing Enterprise Solutions portfolio Sierra Wireless (a Wavefront Supporting Partner) has completed the acquisition of all of the outstanding shares of GenX Mobile Inc. – a major player in the cellular fleet management, … Continued
New Ventures BC – Top 25 Profile: Switchboard
Switchboard is a cloud-based software that helps transportation companies dispatch and track loads, communicate with their drivers, and connect with their customers. Their easy to use software moves companies away from stacks of paper, phone calls, and fax machines and into the cloud.
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.
New Ventures BC – Top 25 Profile: NZ Technologies
TIPSO™ is NZTech’s award-winning Human Machine Interaction (HMI) device for surgeons. It allows surgeons to efficiently interact with radiology images directly from the sterile field beside the patient.