(**La version française suit**) Time Session Session Description 8:30AM – 9:00AM Registration and Breakfast Registration and Breakfast 9:00AM – 10:00AM An Introduction to HTML5 Everywhere you look, someone is talking about HTML5 without understanding what it really is. You, on the other hand, already know that HTML5 is only part of a larger spectrum of … Continued

Annual list highlights technology trends and those private BC companies positioned for high growth in 2013 VANCOUVER, BC – March 12, 2013 – Rocket Builders today released its eleventh annual “Ready to Rocket” lists of British Columbia technology companies that are best positioned to capitalize on the 2012 technology sector trends that will lead them to faster … Continued

How can an established well-proven process be a liability to business productivity? Mateen Greenway deals with this perplexing question and others that business innovators face in today’s technology climate. Mateen’s Productivity talk was part of the Wavefront second annual Wireless Summits which took place in Vancouver, BC on February 4-6, 2013. This unique three-day Summit series featured global … Continued

Recently, Wavefront, Canada’s Centre of Excellence in Commercialization and Research (CECR) for wireless technology and innovation, announced the findings of its first economic impact assessment. According to the assessment, Wavefront has generated $4.80 in economic benefits for every public dollar invested in it, and produced almost $37 million in GDP across the Canadian economy. Companies … Continued

With infinite access to information and a continuous connection to our social networks, our smartphones are an extension of ourselves. We love our smartphones and can’t function without them, but at what point do we become “trapped” in and dependent on our own handheld devices? Introducing the first pplconnect* Virtual Smartphone*. This break-through solution provides … Continued

Calling Canadian App Developers: The City of Ottawa is running “Apps4Ottawa” contest and is making many databases of City data available for your app. Microsoft Canada is the lead sponsor, providing extra funds for apps developed on the Windows 8 Platform. The entry period runs from March 11 to May 13. Judging will take place … Continued

Canada leads in every major wave of wireless innovation. Hear how you as an investor, developer, entrepreneur or enterprise can leverage this innovation. This panel offers insight from mobile innovators in the Canadian wireless ecosystem. Learn about the market, the depth of talent and the industry support making Canada the heart of wireless innovation. Date: … Continued

By Scott Simpson, Friday, February 22, 2013 Michael Gilbert, President and CEO of SemiosBIO with Semiosnet trap and dispenser. His company developed pest control technology based on pheromones rather than pesticide. Gilbert’s company, SemiosBIO, is using wireless communication to change the way the world grows fruit and nuts. If they’re successful – and early indications are … Continued