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

SingularityU Canada Summit satellite event in Vancouver, Oct. 12

Conference focuses on applying technologies to humanity’s grand challenges Vancouver, British Columbia, October 11, 2017. Vancouver tech and business leaders are hosting a satellite broadcast of the SingularityU Canada Summit on October 12. BC Tech Association, [email protected], the Greater Vancouver Board of Trade and Wavefront are inviting innovators, entrepreneurs and adventurous thinkers to join the broadcast, panel discussions and networking … 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

Wavefront trade mission connects Canadian companies with smart manufacturing markets in Europe

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 13, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The advanced manufacturing sector is the focus of a trade mission to Europe led by Wavefront Wireless Commercialization Centre Society (Wavefront), a Centre of Excellence with offices in Vancouver and Toronto. Five Canadian tech companies are taking part in a market linkages trip to the Netherlands and Germany from September 18-22. In addition to attending the Industry of … Read More

Wavefront trade mission introduces Canadian companies to agri-tech markets in Mexico & Colombia

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 06, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Wavefront Wireless Commercialization Centre Society (Wavefront), a Centre of Excellence with offices in Vancouver and Toronto, announced that five Canadian tech companies are taking part in a market linkages trip to explore business opportunities in the agricultural technology (agri-tech) sector in Mexico and Colombia. Taking place September 11-15, the trip is … Read More

Wavefront Expands with New Toronto Office to Help More Canadian Businesses Transform with Mobile and IoT Innovation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Toronto, Ontario, August 15, 2017. Wavefront Wireless Commercialization Centre Society (“Wavefront”), a Canadian Centre of Excellence, has expanded with a new office in Toronto located at 240 Richmond Street, at the new WeWork Coworking space. Wavefront’s growing footprint across Canada strengthens its ability to deliver on its vision of building a globally relevant, nationally connected ecosystem that delivers digital capacity, competitiveness and prosperity for Canadians.  Since … Read More

Wavefront Celebrates 10 Years of Supporting Canadian Innovation

Vancouver, British Columbia, July 25, 2017. Wavefront Wireless Commercialization Centre Society (“Wavefront”), a Centre of Excellence based in Vancouver, BC, is marking the 10th anniversary of its launch this week. In 2007, the Government of British Columbia provided funding of $5 million to Wavefront to support the province’s emerging wireless industry. Since then, Wavefront has expanded its programs and services … Read More

Sierra Wireless announces industry’s first global dual-mode LPWA module with integrated application processing and GNSS

AirPrime® WP Series now supports both LTE-M (Cat-M1) and NB-IoT (Cat-NB1) on a single CF3™ module to simplify design and deployment of innovative LPWA solutions Vancouver, B.C.-June 28, 2017 Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ: SWIR) (TSX: SW), the leading provider of fully integrated device-to-cloud solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced the industry’s first global, dual-mode Low Power Wide Area … Read More

Wavefront receives Global Affairs Canada funding for Global Market Entry trips

Vancouver, British Columbia, July 11, 2017. Wavefront Wireless Commercialization Centre Society (“Wavefront”), a Centre of Excellence, has received funding from the Government of Canada’s Global Opportunities for Associations (GOA) program to lead nine Global Market Entry trips in 2018. Wavefront plans to take 36 Canadian companies to meet potential partners and customers in Asia, Europe, Latin America and the United States. … Read More

San Diego Mayoral Trade Mission Taking Part in Smart Cities Panel in Vancouver

Vancouver, British Columbia, June 23, 2017, Wavefront is hosting “Going Global: A Smart Cities Conversation”, a panel discussion and networking event featuring members of a Mayoral Trade Mission hosted by San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer, on June 26. Media are invited. The panel will feature senior decision makers from the City of San Diego and the City of Vancouver, and … Read More

British Columbia's Digital Technology Supercluster

British Columbia will Accelerate Canada’s Economic Growth as a Global Supercluster in Digital Technology Vancouver, British Columbia, June 20, 2017. Today, BC’s leading technology organizations announced the release of a commissioned report: British Columbia’s Digital Technology Supercluster. The report was prepared by Deloitte, with the support of the BC Tech Association, the Research Universities’ Council of BC, Wavefront and the … Read More

Wavefront partners with Two Tall Totems to drive corporate innovation in Canada

Vancouver, British Columbia, June 21, 2017. Wavefront Wireless Commercialization Centre Society (“Wavefront”), a Centre of Excellence headquartered in Vancouver, BC, announced a new partnership today with Two Tall Totems, a premium software development company. As the newest member of Wavefront’s Trusted Partner Network, Two Tall Totems will be available to provide innovation solutions to enterprise and government organizations across the … Read More

Going global: Canadian companies depart on European telecom market entry trip

  VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – June 12, 2017) – Wavefront Wireless Commercialization Centre Society (“Wavefront”), a Centre of Excellence, headquartered in Vancouver, BC announced that five Canadian tech companies are leaving today to explore business opportunities in the telecommunications sector in Europe. The five-day trip is hosted by Wavefront, in partnership with Export Development Canada. Working with the Canadian Trade … Read More