November 28, 2012 (Ottawa, Ontario) – With support from the National Research Council of Canada’s Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC-IRAP), Wavefront, Canada’s Centre of Excellence for Wireless Commercialization and Research, has established a program that subsidizes access to wireless expertise and services that help accelerate the growth and commercialization of Ontario-based SMEs who are developing … Continued

Wireless innovators and entrepreneurs in BC have access to unprecedented commercialization and mentorship services at Wavefront VANCOUVER, November 28, 2012 – Wavefront, Canada’s Centre of Excellence for Wireless Commercialization and Research, today announced it has signed an agreement with the British Columbia Innovation Council (BCIC) to deliver the Venture Acceleration Program, a BCIC Acceleration Network … Continued

Wavefront CEO, James Maynard, says that “One of the biggest challenges that Canadian wireless companies face today is how to identify and connect with the critical resources, partners and opportunities that will enable them to grow and commercialize, so that they can generate benefits like domestic job creation and GDP. Wavefront, Canada’s Centre of Excellence … Continued

Monday, November 19, 2012 – Kelowna, B.C. – The winners of Accelerate Okanagan’s Jump:Start:Challenge have been announced following the final “Pitch-Off” sessions. These took place in Kelowna on Wednesday, November 8 and in Vancouver on Thursday, November 14 before an invitation-only audience of top-tier investors. Winner: Media Cooler Innovations Inc. Media Cooler Innovations Inc. is … Continued

November 8, 2012, Ottawa, ONT – For the second year in a row, the Canadian Government has awarded funding to Wavefront, Canada’s Centre of Excellence for Wireless Commercialization and Research, through the Global Opportunities for Associations (GOA) program.  As a result of the GOA funding, by the end of 2012, Wavefront will take more than … Continued

Building bridges to unlock the commercialization capability of the academic sector! Date: Tuesday, November 20, 2012 Time: 12:30 PM – 6:00 PM (PST) Location: 1035 West Pender St, Lobby Level, Oceanic Plaza, Vancouver Cost: Free! Pre-registration is required. The academic sector is a key driver of innovation in the Canadian technology sector. The researchers, facilities, … Continued

Just two years out of the gate, Wavefront is making significant progress establishing a national ecosystem of wireless companies in Canada to take advantage of emerging trends within the fast-moving mobile telecommunications sector. As one of the newest Centres of Excellence for Commercialization and Research (CECR), the Vancouver-based organization is forging partnerships in Ontario and … Continued

(**La version française suit**) Calling all developers and designers! Wavefront and Microsoft are back with hands-on coding workshops  to introduce you to Windows Phone 8, to support your app building and get you prepared to submit  to the Windows Phone Store. We have listened to the feedback received at previous workshops and will address key areas … Continued

Date: Wednesday, November 14, 2012 Time: 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM (PST) Location: Wavefront office at 1400 – 1055 West Hastings St, Vancouver BC Cost: $10 + HST, lunch will be served Is your technology product optimised to control for Electromagnetic Interference (EMI)? How might your device affect or interfere with the transmission of critical … Continued