The message is getting out! For the world’s greatest innovators, artists, musicians, writers, actors, programmers, game designers and change makers of all kind – Vancouver is the place to be! And TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) is leading the way in bringing the world’s best ideas worth sharing to this beautiful city for three years in a row! Continued

By Heidi Mann, Accelerate Okanagan March 16, 2015 Control Mobile Two of Accelerate Okanagan’s FastTrack Program clients, Control and WTFast finished first and second this past weekend at at the Interzone SubCulture pitching event in Banff, Alberta. Seven of the most disruptive Canadian technology start-ups pitched to a panel of venture capitalists, CEOs and business leaders. Continued

By BCIC February 18, 2015 CommandWear CommandWear is a local Vancouver start-up founded in July 2013 and currently on trajectory to becoming a global leader in mobile and wearable technology solutions for the public safety and security market. CommandWear keeps our communities and responders safe by ensuring you “…know where your team is and communicate with them … Continued

By BCIC February 17, 2015 Vandrico Inc. SST Wireless is not the only company revolutionising the heavy industries with wearables! Vandrico Inc.’s CanaryTM is the glue that connects ‘blue-collar’ workers to industrial IT systems in real time and improves their situational awareness. Through a wearable device, this technology provides members of any industrial workplace with real-time alerts and … Continued