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.
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 … Continued
Women Entrepreneurs Galvanized to Disrupt Male-dominated Tech Industry
Photo by: Darryl Dyck | The Canadian Press By: Tamsyn Burgmann Via: Brandon Sun Published Date: July 18, 2016 VANCOUVER, BC – Technology entrepreneur Tammy Meyers does a mental count every time she attends a business conference promoting the augmented reality company she co-founded. Almost always, she’s one of the only women in the room. Meyers is … Continued
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 … Continued
High-tech Identity App Coming to B.C.
New mobile technology that will allow B.C. residents to use their driver’s licences to access public services. By: Robert Shaw Via: Vancouver Sun Published Date: July 11, 2016 VICTORIA, BC — The B.C. government is developing an app that will allow people to tap their new high-tech driver’s licences against their smartphones to authenticate their identity and securely log into government … Continued
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 … Continued