Date: Thursday, October 12th, 2017
Location: KPMG, 777 Dunsmuir St, 4th floor, Vancouver, BC
Time: 4 – 8pm
For more than 20 years, BC Tech has been providing opportunities for the tech industry in BC to collaborate, learn, and grow together. We are dedicated to connecting companies, developing talent, sharing stories, and advocating on behalf of our industry to keep tech in BC thriving – and soon become a top-10 global tech eco-system.
Wavefront is Canada’s centre for commercialization of mobile and IoT technologies. Our vision is to build a globally relevant, nationally connected ecosystem that delivers digital capacity, competitiveness and prosperity for Canadians.
entrepreneurship@UBC (e@UBC) is the venture accelerator at the University of British Columbia (UBC). e@UBC provides programming and resources for UBC entrepreneurs, from ideation to funding.
Vancouver Satellite Event
|4:00-5:00pm||Networking & Demo||View demos from the AR/VR Association||Dan Burgar + companies|
|5:00pm-5:05pm||Introduction||Opening remarks from SingularityU Alumni||Gordon Casey
|5:10-5:40pm||Livestream Content||Exponential Economics – or Exonomics – is the study of this emerging new world and its implications for individuals, businesses, and governments||Amin Toufani|
|5:45-6:15pm||Panel||Exponential Economics in Vancouver||Moderator:
|6:30-7:00pm||Livestream Content||Improving our Human Selves: Learn just how powerful the brain is and how it can be our greatest asset in preserving and improving our long-term health||Divya Chander|
|7:00-7:45pm||Panel||Panel discussion on the evolution of health technologies||Panel:
Dr. Martin Dawes
Dr. Mike Byrne
|7:45-8:00pm||Closing Remarks||Exponential Canada||Dr. Gail Murphy|
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