eTreatMD (a Wavefront Venture Acceleration Program company) is proud to partner with The Arthritis Society to launch a Canadian pilot study of myHand, an innovative app that will help you get a grip on your hand arthritis. Continued
eTreatMD Partners with The Arthritis Society
Meet Our Spring 2016 Venture Acceleration Program Cohort!
Wavefront is happy to announce this year’s 2016 spring Venture Acceleration Program cohort: Switchboard Switchboard aims to provide shippers with a platform to find, hire, and pay trucking companies. Switchboard will automate the processes behind finding, contracting, and paying truck fleets for hauling freight from the shipper to the receiver. Kootour Software Kootour connects … Continued
BCIC Innovator Skills Initiative Program
Wavefront is funding another round of the BCIC Innovation Skills Initiative and will be accepting applications. Interested companies should complete the Excel application and return it to Wavefront-ISI@wavefront.ca/accelerator. Program Overview and Objectives The BCIC Innovator Skills Initiative is cultivating future technology leaders by bridging the innovation and entrepreneurial gap. It enables students to build desired … Continued
New District CEO Elin Tayyar Named to BCBusiness 30 Under 30
We are happy to announce that Elin Tayyar, CEO of New District (a Wavefront Venture Acceleration Program grad), was recently named as one of BCBusiness’ 30 Under 30 Winners. Continued
Apply to be a Top 15 Start-Up at Metabridge – One Week Left to Apply!
Metabridge. Canada’s premier Start-Up event – bringing Silicon Valley to the Okanagan Valley for the Top 15 Start-Ups in Tech. Click HERE to apply! Continued
Canadian Financing Forum 2016
New schoolers and old schoolers rendezvous at the annual Canadian Financing Forum to advance the alchemy and art of finding and building the next generation of game changing companies. Further your strategic networking agenda in Vancouver as we bring together the west coast’s largest gathering of corporate development leaders from some of the most active … Continued
CDMN announces spring 2016 Soft Landing program cohort
By Laurie Maier Via: CDMN News Published Date: March 1, 2016 Twenty-one companies have been accepted into the spring 2016 cohort for the Canadian Digital Media Network’s (CDMN) Soft Landing program. The program helps mature startups and small-to-medium size enterprises (SMEs) in CDMN’s network of partner hubs to open a satellite office or grow distribution channels in … Continued
DriveBC Webcam Open Data Released, BCDevExchange Discovery Day March 16
By: Gord Smith, Web Services Manager, Business Management Services Branch, Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure Via: DataBC Blog Publish Date: March 10, 2016 A picture is worth a thousand words, especially if it helps plan a safe journey. DriveBC, one of government’s most popular and valued services, lets commuters, truckers and vacationers in British Columbia see the road … Continued
Province opens up highway camera data to tech community
News Release For Immediate Release (Victoria, B.C.) February 25, 2016 – Traffic webcam data is now available to the public, entrepreneurs and software developers through B.C.’s open government license, data that can now be used to create new tools and services that could make driving in B.C. safer and more convenient. “By sharing our valuable highway … Continued
Wavefront Congratulates Our Community’s Recognition on the 2016 Ready to Rocket List!
Vancouver, BC – March 1, 2016 Wavefront is pleased to celebrate the successes of the companies in our community that have been nominated and listed on the 2016 Ready to Rocket lists. Presented by Rocket Builders, the Ready to Rocket lists profile technology companies in BC that are best positioned to capitalize on the technology sector … Continued