Over 80 companies to be showcased at BC Tech Summit

Dec 20 2017, 3:40 am

Next week’s BC Tech Summit is bringing some of the biggest names in local tech to the Vancouver Convention Centre for a two-day conference, and you’ll have a chance to meet and greet some amazing companies and organizations.

Between the Trade Show and the Career Showcase, dozens of companies will be setting up shop with informative and interactive booths aimed at showcasing the breadth of tech in B.C. and how you can get your foot in the door.

If you want to find out how you can get one of the highest paying jobs in the province (technology as a career pays about 60% more than the B.C. average), head to the Career Showcase from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Tuesday and visit any of these organizations:

  • Find Your Fit
  • B.C. Institute of Technology
  • Simon Fraser University
  • University of Victoria
  • University of British Columbia
  • The Women’s Enterprise Centre
  • Discover Skills BC / Red Cab Communications
  • Kwantlen Polytechnic University
  • Lighthouse Labs
  • Royal Roads University
  • BC Technology Industry Association
  • Camila Louzada
  • Emily Carr


To speak with representatives from some of the biggest tech companies in the province, the Trade Show will display who’s doing what and how they’re doing it. Inventions, innovative collaborations, and entrepreneurs providing solutions and sharing ideas grown in B.C. will be on deck for all the questions you may have.

The Trade show takes place from 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Monday and 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday. Below are the companies you could meet:

  • Acetech
  • Air Canada
  • Association for Co-operative Education
  • BC Innovation Council
  • BC Government
  • Belmar
  • Bio Enterprise
  • University of British Columbia
  • B.C. Institute of Technology
  • University of Victoria
  • DigiBC
  • Discovery Parks
  • Foresight
  • Hewlett Packard Enterprise
  • HR Tech Group
  • IBM
  • Istuary Innovation Group
  • IT IQ Tech Recruiters
  • Kwantlen Polytechnic University
  • Launch Academy
  • LifeLabs
  • Life Sciences British Columbia
  • Lighthouse Labs
  • McKesson Canada
  • MDA
  • Microsoft
  • Mitacs
  • Personalized Medicine Initiative
  • Public Works and Government Services Canada
  • Quick Mobile
  • SFU Innovates
  • Stemcell Technologies
  • Strategic Exits
  • The Answer Company
  • Thought Exchange
  • Tradable Bits
  • Viatec
  • Wavefront
  • WorkBC
  • Camosun College
  • College of New Caledonia
  • Emily Carr University of Art + Design
  • Selkirk
  • Simon Fraser University
  • Thomson Rivers University
  • University of British Columbia
  • University of the Fraser Valley
  • University of Victoira
  • Vancouver Island University
  • Antsquare Technologies
  • Coast Salish Technologies
  • CommandWear
  • Dynamic Leap Technology Inc.
  • Empower Operations Corp.
  • Fit Medical Assistant
  • FusionPipe Software
  • Grow
  • Lazymeal
  • Nearable
  • Niiu Digital Inc.
  • Petmapz
  • PlaceSpeak
  • SME Strategy Consulting
  • Tripdelta
  • Two Tall Totems
  • WealthBar

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