Wavefront and eleven-x Partner to Launch LoRaWAN™ Network Access at Wavefront Wireless Zones Across Canada

Vancouver, British Columbia, February 27, 2018 – Wavefront Innovation Society (“Wavefront”) and eleven-x Inc. today announced a partnership that will make it easier for Canadian companies to develop and deploy Internet of Things (IoT) solutions. eleven-x’s LoRaWAN based, long-range Low Power Wide Area Network (LPWAN) service is now available at Wavefront Wireless Zones across Canada. The network enables testing, development … Read More

Wavefront and Connected Lab Partner to Drive Innovation and Growth in Canada

TORONTO, Nov. 30, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Wavefront Innovation Society (“Wavefront”), the Centre of Excellence for commercialization of mobile and Internet of Things (IoT) technologies, announced today a new partnership with Connected Lab, a digital product development firm. Connected Lab is the latest addition to Wavefront’s Trusted Partner Network, a network of companies and consultants on the forefront of Canadian innovation. Wavefront works with mobile and … Read More

Wavefront Introduces Canadian Companies to Smart Manufacturing Markets in Taiwan and Japan

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Wavefront Innovation Society (“Wavefront”), the Centre of Excellence for commercialization of mobile and Internet of Things (IoT) technologies, announced that five Canadian tech companies are taking part in a market linkages trip to explore business opportunities in the smart manufacturing sector in Taiwan and Japan. As global leaders in advanced manufacturing, … Read More

Wavefront, Canada’s Leader in Mobile and IoT Welcomes 23 Innovative Companies Across Canada into its Accelerator Programs

Vancouver, British Columbia, November 10, 2017. Wavefront Innovation Society (“Wavefront”), a Canadian Centre of Excellence, is pleased to welcome 23 new companies across Canada into its Accelerator programs. Wavefront is Canada’s centre for commercialization of mobile and Internet of Things (“IoT”) technologies, and offers a variety of programs and services for startups, Small Medium Enterprises (“SMEs”), large enterprise and government. … Read More

Wavefront connects Canadian companies with Smart Cities opportunities with new report, online resources and trade mission

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 03, 2017 — Wavefront Wireless Commercialization Centre Society (Wavefront), a Centre of Excellence with offices in Vancouver and Toronto, has released new resources to support the growth of Smart Cities in Canada. “Smart City Challenges & Opportunities” is a report that explores digital innovations being adopted by cities in Canada and around the world. Created with support from … Read More

6 Lessons from Successful Entrepreneurs

6 Lessons for Entrepreneurs

When building a business, one of the best things you can do to accelerate your success is to learn from others who have gone before you. Want to avoid pitfalls? Curious about best practices? Need some encouragement to keep going? We’ve rounded up a few nuggets of wisdom from entrepreneurs in the Wavefront community to help you reach your goals … Read More

Ecoation Innovative Solutions Inc. Closes $1M Seed Financing to Launch Commercialization

  North Vancouver, BC – March 16, 2017 – Ecoation Innovative Solutions Inc., a Wavefront Venture Acceleration Program alumnus, announced today the completion of a successful Seed financing. The financing was initiated in November 2016 and closed on March 16, 2017. The Seed financing raised $1 Million and was significantly over-subscribed. Angel investors from North America and the European Union participated including … Read More

Wavefront's Wireless Zone Brings 1000 Hardware Devices to the Canadian Startup Community Making Testing Applications Easily Affordable

  Via: Market Wire VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – Dec. 7, 2016) – Wavefront Wireless Commercialization Centre Society (“Wavefront”), a national centre of excellence, headquartered in Vancouver, BC., today announces the expansion and re-launch of its Wireless Zones in 6 accelerator facilities across Canada. These device libraries have now expanded to carry over 1000 devices including, smartphones, tablets, sensors and wearables, … Read More

Go Downtown Launches Public Pilot of Real-Time Urban Mapping Mobile App

  November 24, 2016 (Vancouver, BC) – Go Downtown announced today the launch of a public pilot of its Real-Time Urban Mapping mobile application in the Metro Vancouver area. The App is now free to download at the Canadian App Store and Google Play. The new app helps users in large, vibrant cities find what is happening around town right now … Read More