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

New device library offers Toronto area tech community access to valuable testing resource

We are happy to announce that we are partnering with Lighthouse Labs and DevHub to launch a new Wireless Zone in downtown Toronto on June 1st. The Wavefront Wireless Zone offers over 1000 hardware devices, which includes the latest smartphones, tablets, sensors, and wearables. The Wavefront Wireless Zone allows the wireless community to test their applications across multiple platforms and … Read More

The Best of 2016

As the year comes to an end, we want to highlight the best moments of 2016 at Wavefront! BCTech Summit We were happy to be a part of the inaugural BCTECH Summit hosted by our partner, BC Innovation Council (BCIC), and the Government of British Columbia. It was great to see the innovative technology produced by Canadian companies and be … Read More

Five Players Helping Canadian Companies Achieve Homegrown Success

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 centres, serving industries ranging from … Read More

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.

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 Mobility Forums, which are taking … Read More

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 this historic boomtown on the … Read More

Canada’s Tech Sector Report: An Economic Goliath

 Wavefront partnered 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. Canada’s tech sector is a major driver of innovation and a dependable source of economic growth for the foreseeable future, indicates new research from the Brookfield Institute for Innovation + Entrepreneurship (BII+E) … Read More

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 market. As a part of a … Read More

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 allow for convenient secure authentication … Read More

History Comes Alive at Historic Hat Creek Ranch

Historic Hat Creek Ranch adopts cutting edge technology to provide a self-guided tour for visitors to engage with its history. News Release For Immediate Release CACHE CREEK, BC – Historic Hat Creek Ranch has partnered with award-winning tech company, QuestUpon (a Wavefront Venture Acceleration Program company), to create an interactive walking tour that combines geocaching, augmented reality, trivia, scavenger hunts, and more, for visitors … Read More

Hope BC Embraces Innovation for Experiential Travel

An interactive walking tour that combines geocaching, augmented reality, trivia, scavenger hunts, and more, to learn about Hope BC’s history and attractions. News Release For Immediate Release HOPE, BC – Responding to the trend of experiential travel, AdvantageHOPE has partnered with award-winning augmented reality tech company, QuestUpon (a Wavefront Venture Acceleration Program company), to create an interactive walking tour for visitors and residents of the community.

eTreatMD Receives Telus Health Outstanding Product Achievement Award From CATAAlliance for mHealth App for Hand Arthritis

News Release For Immediate Release VANCOUVER, BC–(Marketwired – June 02, 2016) –  At the 31st Annual Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance (CATAAlliance) Leadership & Award Gala, eTreatMD (a Wavefront Venture Acceleration Program company) was presented with the Telus Health Outstanding Product Achievement Award for their first product — myHand, by Steve Leslie, Senior Vice President Sales, Telus.

Technology Innovation Merges with First Nations History in a Historic Launch Event

Interactive First Nations storytelling in the real world, using mobile augmented reality, virtual reality, and more. News Release For Immediate Release NEW WESTMINSTER, BC – Seyem’ Qwantlen Business Group of the Kwantlen First Nation, and award-winning augmented reality tech company, QuestUpon (a Wavefront Venture Acceleration Program company), held an event on April 15th, 2016, to launch the very first interactive First Nations storytelling … Read More

LifeBooster and Coventry University Collaborate To Reduce Workplace Injury

LifeBooster is pleased to announce a strategic R&D collaboration with Coventry University and James Shippen, doctor of mechanical engineering, in the area of predicting muscle activation and fatigue under challenging work environments. News Release For Immediate Release April 1 – Vancouver, BC: LifeBooster (a Wavefront Venture Acceleration Program company) is pleased to announce a strategic R&D collaboration with Coventry University and James Shippen, doctor of … Read More