March 25th, 2014 On April 3rd, Vancouver’s startup accelerators and incubators GrowLab, Invoke Labs, Launch Academy, Spring Activator and Wavefront band together to host Cascadia Startup Day. A full day of activities starting with a workshop series featuring topics like how to effectively pitch to investors, the important role community managers play in growing businesses, and why startups should consider working with an … Continued

Conquer Mobile will Use the VRcade Virtual Reality (VR) Out-of-Home Platform to Create State of the Art Medical Simulation Solutions for Medical Education. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) – March 25, 2014 – Conquer Mobile, a mobile solutions specialist, and VRcade – creators of the out-of-home VRcade VR platform, today announced that they are partnering to produce … Continued

Wavefront would like to congratulate iDUS Controls on it’s latest deal New Soil Moisture Product Provides Increased Irrigation Management and Grower Savings (DESHLER, Neb. – March 25, 2014) – Growers looking to increase their water management capabilities and know more about how and when to water their crops will soon have a more efficient and … Continued

March 24, 2014 Vancouver has an incredible, thriving tech scene. Not only is it called “Hollywood North” for its substantial contributions to the world of television and film (in addition to being the sister city of Los Angeles, CA), but it’s also one of the largest industrial forces in the world of wearable technology. What … Continued

March 18, 2014 Companies Engaged With Wavefront Achieve Impressive Presence on Rocket Builders 2014 List of Companies Best Positioned to Grow VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA- Wavefront, Canada’s Centre of Excellence for Wireless Commercialization and Research (CECR), congratulates ten companies engaged in Wavefront programs and services that were listed on the 2014 “Ready to Rocket” list. The Ready … Continued

March 18, 2014 Samsung, Amazon among major players setting up shop in Vancouver, but not on the scale of Cisco’s new Internet of Everything innovation centre in Toronto Vancouver likes to style itself as Silicon Valley North, and wireless technology accelerator Wavefront has been aggressively promoting machine-to-machine business in B.C. So when Cisco Systems Inc. … Continued

Business Innovation Access Program creates linkages between businesses and universities, colleges, and research institutions for economic benefits March 18, 2014 The Honourable Greg Rickford, Minister of State (Science and Technology), joined by John R. McDougall, President of the National Research Council of Canada (NRC), announced a new program that will help small and medium-sized businesses … Continued

March 17th, 2014 BOSTON – Minister of International Trade Teresa Wat signed a memorandum of understanding with the Canadian Consulate General in Boston today to establish a formal working relationship and ensure that the Canadian Technology Accelerator (CTA@Boston) is fully utilized by qualified tech startups from B.C. Wat and the Canadian Consul General in Boston, … Continued