75th Canadian Innovation Awards

Sarah Ball

The Canadian Innovation Awards celebrate the best and brightest in the Canadian technology community. Now in its seventh year, the awards acknowledge outstanding startups, innovative businesses and influential individuals.

FORENSIC TECHNOLOGY EXPERT ACCESS

Sarah Ball

Joseph Coltson, Partner, National Leader, Clients & Markets, Forensic Technology and Cyber Response at KPMG Forensic Inc. Joseph has over 25 years of forensic and investigative experience. He has testified at all levels of court proceedings and has been qualified as an expert witness in both criminal and civil matters. He has taught and developed Data Forensic, eDiscovery, cyber and investigative … Read More

GAMING & ANIMATION INDUSTRY COFFEES

Sarah Ball

Now in its third year, join local game & animation industry artists, producers, executives, entrepreneurs, enthusiasts, & everything in between for informal conversation and networking, every Tuesday, 7:30am-11:00am (or later) over the great coffee in the Library Room at Third Space Coffee, Dolphin Ave, Kelowna. No agenda, just networking and discussion.

Industry Pitch Night: IOT & Mobile

Amy Nguyen

Inviting startups in IoT & Mobile to pitch, network & learn with the Vancouver startup community. Join us Wednesday, February 28 for an Industry Pitch Night, hosted by Volition, in partnership with Wavefront. This event welcomes entrepreneurs and startups in the IoT and mobile space (e.g., smart retail, smart cities, applications) to practice their 3 minute pitch in front of a live audience. Industry experts provide … Read More

The Future of Work in Canada: Emerging Trends and Opportunities

Amy Nguyen

What are some of the trends currently defining the new world of work in Canada, and what does our future look like? What opportunities can be seized to build more competitive, prosperous, and inclusive organizations? This mini-conference, presented in partnership with Deloitte Canada, will feature panel discussions and presentations by representatives from Deloitte, Brookfield Institute for Innovation & Entrepreneurship, Vancity, Futurpreneur, … Read More

Free JavaScript Essentials Workshop

Amy Nguyen

Putting the FUN in FUNdamentals. Want a taste of the world of a Web Developer? Join us for a free evening of learning to code! Led by members of the Lighthouse Labs team, come introduce yourself to the worlds most popular programming language: JavaScript! We’ll be covering the basics of JS for people with little to no coding experience, where you’ll get … Read More

Lighthouse Labs Alumni Showcase and Diversity in Tech Talk

Amy Nguyen

This is your exclusive chance to see our web alumni present their post bootcamp projects and to continue the conversation surrounding diversity in tech. Continuing the Conversation We will start the night with a discussion surrounding diversity and tech lead by Tracy Huitika, the Director of Data from UnBounce, and Charlyne Forthegill, the Director of Career Services at Lighthouse Labs. … Read More

TechToronto – March 2018

Amy Nguyen

Join the TechTO Community to meet and learn from Toronto’s technology leaders, innovators, and enthusiasts. the speakers: highly curated leaders & innovators sharing their expertise & experiences through 5 minute TED style presentations the format: mingling & drinks > demos & showcases > community open mic > presentations > mingling & drinks the vibe: fun, friendly & relaxed with complementary food & drinks

TechVancouver – March 2018

Amy Nguyen

TechVancouver brings together Vancouver’s tech leaders, innovators, and enthusiasts. the speakers: highly curated leaders & innovators sharing their expertise & experiences through 5 minute TED style presentations the format: mingling & drinks > demos & showcases > community open mic > presentations > mingling & drinks the vibe: fun, friendly & relaxed with complimentary food & drinks the goal: collectively advance our city’s booming … Read More

Tech Talent: Strength in Diversity

Amy Nguyen

How important is diversity on a development team? Lighthouse Labs and PeopleOps lead this panel discussion on the importance of diversity in tech! Listen to recruiters, development leads, and members of the Victoria community share their experiences on the benefits of having a diverse technical team, and how it strengthens a product and an organization. What we’ll cover: The importance … Read More

TechExit.io

Amy Nguyen

TechExit.io is the go-to event for technology industry players who want to understand the ins and outs of selling – or buying – technology companies.  This event is not just for tech companies looking to exit in the near term – it is about being “exit ready” from day one.  You’ll understand what you need in place to be able … Read More

Sales Talent Day- February 2018

Amy Nguyen

Are you an ambitious and high-performing sales professional? Top local employers are looking to add more sales and business development talent to their teams! If you are a professional in this field looking for your next dream job, or just looking to build connections with awesome local employers, join us at the Sales Talent Day! Hosted by BCjobs.ca in partnership with the BC Tech … Read More

FUTURE NOW CONFERENCE 2018 Accelerate transformation with AI

Amy Nguyen

On March 22nd, at The Carlu in Toronto, senior business and technology leaders will come together to explore the art of the possible with AI, challenge perceptions, and gather insight on how to accelerate transformation with AI. Through a series of dynamic keynotes, breakouts, panel discussions, and customer and partner stories, Microsoft will provide clarity, optimism, and a roadmap that … Read More

Women Who Code Vancouver – Innovation vs. Construction @Finning Digital

Amy Nguyen

Women Who Code Vancouver is hosted by Finning Digital to talk about technological innovation within the traditional construction industry. We are proud to have 5 members of Finning Digital team giving 10-minute lightning talks about the new tools, software, hardware they are helping create to revolutionize the industry. So, please join us in learning from these techlords in one of … Read More

Celebrating BC’s Tech Growth Leaders & Trends for 2018

Amy Nguyen

“Ready to Rocket” is a unique business recognition list profiling BC’s tech companies with the greatest potential for revenue growth. An event of insightful predictions on BC’s technology revenue growth for 2018. Join us in the 16th “Ready to Rocket” recognition list announcement featuring companies in the ICT, CleanTech, Digital Health and Life Sciences sectors. This invitation-only event has been … Read More