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Developing Powerful Genomic Tools for Better Health – Fusion Genomics

November 7, 2017

The first reaction to the picture is usually ‘yuck’. This is a picture of an actual sample of wetland mud from which the team at Fusion Genomics was asked to........ More

4 Things a Hackathon is About

November 1, 2017

Hackathon – it’s that term that floats around without a real meaning until you’ve experienced it and thanks to HackHub, an experiential recruiting company, 500 undergraduate students learned for themselves........ More

Learning About VR Through RVing

October 16, 2017

Virtual Reality, in many ways, is still very much the new frontier and while they may not be saddling horses and riding to the next outpost, the tenacious Aussie duo,........ More

Startup Demo Day 2017 Recap

October 13, 2017

The tech sector in BC is more than 40 years old and its rise in past 10 years has contributed to Vancouver’s thriving startup ecosystem, earning Vancouver Forbes’ recognition as........ More

What to do if You Think You have a Great Business Idea

September 11, 2017

From the start of this adventure to the platform’s launch on September 18th, LincEdge was once just an idea that is now set to make the construction industry more efficient. If you have an idea that’s waiting to come to life, here’s what to do with it (as advised by CEO Marilyn Sanford, who has had her fair share of brilliant ideas). ... More

Curiate attends 2016 Alibaba Cloud Computing Conference in Hangzhou.

November 2, 2016

Curiate attends 2016 Alibaba Cloud Conference... More

Join C2CAN & VentureLabs® on a business development trip to China: Nov 5-15th 2016.

September 8, 2016

Join us Nov. 5-15th to explore the China market, develop relationships and opportunities  through a nation-wide roadshow hosted by C2CAN in major cities including Hongkong, Jiangmen, Foshan, Beijing, Ningbo and Shanghai. This........ More

Enter the Create@Alibaba Cloud Competition – Apply by Aug. 5, 2016

July 29, 2016

Want to take your startup to next level? Want to stand on a global stage and show the world your business? It’s time to learn a bit more about Create@Alibaba........ More

SFU and Hanhai launch China-Canada Accelerator program

November 9, 2015

Simon Fraser University (SFU) is bringing Hanhai Zihye Investment Management Group (Hanhai) and their corporate partners to British Columbia, creating the first relationship in Western Canada with the Chinese high-tech conglomerate.... More

Optigo Networks CEO Pook-Ping Yao speaks at CTO Talks

October 20, 2015

CTO Talks brings together the west coast’s top CTO’s and senior technology executives to a thought leadership summit. Optigo Networks' CEO, Pook-Ping Yao, participated in a panel discussion to shed light on the company's journey.... More

Optigo Networks CEO Pook-Ping Yao recognized as a Top Forty Under 40 by Business in Vancouver

October 6, 2015

Optigo Networks is excited to announce that CEO Pook-Ping Yao has been recognized as one of 2015’s top entrepreneurs, executives and professionals by Business in Vancouver. As one of BIV’s........ More

Aspect Biosystems recognized as BC & the North Regional Winner of the 2015 Startup Canada Award for Innovation

October 2, 2015

Aspect Biosystems was recognized by Startup Canada as a BC & the North Regional Winner of the Startup Canada Award for Innovation. Aspect will be presented with the award November........ More

SFU’s new innovation strategy and facility to advance technology entrepreneurism

October 1, 2015

Sensors that measure moisture content in farm fields – an inflatable vest that calms people with autism – a football helmet decal that prevents head and brain injuries – an........ More

TeamFit and Wearable Therapeutics selected to present at NACO National Meeting

September 22, 2015

TeamFit and Wearable Therapeutics have been selected to present at the National Angel Capital Organization’s (NACO) National Angel Summit in Ontario on October 6-8, 2015. The two companies join a........ More

PHEMI selected as Top 10 Interface Health Excellence Challenge finalist

September 3, 2015

PHEMI, a Vancouver-based company delivering security, privacy and governance insights through the promise of big data, was selected as a Top 10 Interface Health Excellence Challenge finalist. Dubbed as the........ More