Join us at the Foremost Destination for Leaders in the Canadian Crowdfunding Economy on March 3! The 2nd annual 2016 Canadian Crowdfunding Summit (#CCS2016) attracts Canadian and international thought leaders, experts and participants in the booming crowdfunding industry. CCS2016 will feature 40+ high profile keynote speakers, panel discussions, workshops, entrepreneurial pitches, mentor sessions and exhibitor … Continued

By:  Techvibes NewsDesk Via: TechVibes Publish Date: February 12, 2016 Vancouver’s Mobify (a Wavefront alum) has raised a $10 million round led by Munich-based Acton Capital Partners. The funds will be used to rapidly accelerate delivery of new technologies and adoption of its mobile customer engagement platform. Along with the financing, Mobify also announced that Acton’s Dr. … Continued

By:  Mike Chouinard Via: The Squamish Chief Publish Date: February 11, 2016 Upper Paradise Valley homes will be the latest to get broadband Internet service as part of a plan to upgrade technology in rural areas of the region. The work is being done as a result of a grant from a provincial program, Connecting British Columbia, … Continued

This year CENGN will be attending the OPNFV Summit in Berlin, Germany June 20-23, 2016, to highlight the revolutionary technologies of Canada’s most innovative companies. As an OPNFV member and sponsor, CENGN’s booth space will be utilized to promote Canadian technology companies and showcase Proof-of-Concepts (PoCs). To further amplify Canadian innovation we are partnering with the Canadian … Continued

You’ve probably seen Lazymeal (a Wavefront Venture Acceleration Program company) stickers on restaurant windows around town. This Vancouver food tech startup makes it easier to order takeout. Dealing with unfamiliar text menus can be a chore. Lazymeal shows photos of each restaurant’s most popular dishes, making the decision process much easier and more enjoyable. With new restaurants added every week, … Continued

New technology brings virtual reality and augmented reality to guests at Best Western Plus Kelowna Hotel & Suites. News Release For Immediate Release KELOWNA, BC – Best Western Plus Kelowna Hotel & Suites has partnered with award-winning technology company QuestUpon (a Wavefront Venture Acceleration Program company), to create an interactive experience for hotel guests, with the ‘BC Wildlife Adventure’ … Continued

Vancouver, February 3, 2016 – Facing a life-changing medical diagnosis can be daunting and isolating, but a new mobile app could change the experience. Researchers at St. Paul’s Hospital and Simon Fraser University have completed a study of a peer-to-peer support application which allows heart patients to connect with each other, whether they are down the … Continued

Last week, the inaugural BC Tech Summit took place at the Vancouver Convention Centre. It was a very successful two days of keynotes, exhibitions, and industry networking. The interest in the conference extended beyond the borders of BC, as attendees came from across the country to learn more about the exciting innovations that Canadian tech … Continued

Ottawa, Canada – January 18, 2016 – omNovos, a global leader in omni-channel customer engagement solutions, announced today that it has officially acquired Vancouver-based mobile payment solution specialist, MiniCheckout (a Wavefront Venture Acceleration Program graduate). The purchase of MiniCheckout not only adds new functionality to the omNovos solution, but it also brings significant product development expertise to the omNovos … Continued