Startup Canada

A big challenge facing tech in the true north

Canada is behind the curve when it comes to investing in ICT. Regional development agencies across Canada provide some support for innovation, but tech Source: A big challenge facing tech in the true north | BetaKit

Remote Working Canada

Companies Still Figuring Out How to Enable Remote Working For Employees

Companies need to go beyond providing remote access to email in order to address the need for greater workplace productivity and meet employee demands for improved work-life balance. According to “Enabling the Remote Workforce in Canada,” a recent survey of IT decision makers by Citrix, a concerning disparity exists between how companies define a mobility… Source: Companies Still Figuring Out …

Artificial Intelligence
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How Artificial Intelligence and Advanced Robotics Will Affect Our Workforce Over the Next 10 Years

Automation is transforming traditional occupations, changing the day-to-day tasks of workers, and potentially creating new jobs, suggests new research from the Brookfield Institute for Innovation + Entrepreneurship (BII+E) at Ryerson University. The report, entitled “The Talented Mr. Robot: The Impact of Automation on Canada’s Workforce,” analyzes automation and how it will directly affect the Canadian labour… Source: How Artificial Intelligence and …

Okanagan Software

Launch Okanagan: Startup Drinks, Pitches and Networking

Jun 10th 4:30pm – 7:00pmFSH Kelowna – 101-1405 Saint Paul Street, Kelowna, BC V1Y 2E4ADD TO CALENDARFREEREGISTERSHARE Launch Okanagan is similar to startup drinks BUT with 10 mins of lightning pitches from local startups.What is Launch Okanangan?Launch Okanagan is similar to startup drinks BUT with 10 mins of lightning pitches from local startups. It is an event for startup founders, employees, startup enthusiasts …