BC-led Digital Technology Supercluster awarded federal funding to transform Canada’s fastest-growing tech sector

Initiative estimated to create 50,000 jobs and inject $15 billion in GDP into BC’s economy over 10 years Vancouver, British Columbia, February 15, 2018 – The British Columbia-led Digital Technology Supercluster is one of the funding recipients for the Government of Canada’s Innovation Supercluster Initiative, Minister Navdeep Bains announced today. “It is an exciting and historic time for innovation in …

Canada’s Digital Technology Supercluster Gets Super-er

Through the month of November, powered by coffee and inspired by the collaboration of a growing number of participating organizations, we pressed submit on our final application to the to the Innovation Superclusters Initiative.  As one of nine supercluster concepts under consideration, we’d like to take a moment to thank our colleagues, members and supporters and congratulate the other applicants …

Supercluster Proposal Submitted

It’s official!  After approximately 12 months of planning and a intensive collaboration with a tremendous team and an impressive consortium of companies and organizations of all sizes from across the country, our proposal for Canada’s Digital Technology Supercluster has officially been submitted to the Government of Canada. Time Stamp 2:04 a.m., November 24th, 2017 A job very well done.  Thank …

What sets the Canadian Digital Technology Supercluster apart?

Greg Caws, President of the Premier’s Technology Council in British Columbia, shares how the Canadian Digital Technology Supercluster is positioned to create opportunity for Canada. What is the Canadian Digital Technology Supercluster The world is rapidly moving to a digital economy. For Canada to succeed, we must be faster, smarter and more collaborative in inventing, developing and applying digital technologies. …

The momentum for Canada’s Digital Supercluster Initiative is growing and there is still time to get involved!

The Digital Technology Supercluster involves participants from across Canada, industries and technologies. As we continue to see organizations collaborate and engage in meaningful dialogue around the initiative, momentum is growing towards evolving Canada’s economy through data-driven innovation. Since the digitalsupercluster.ca microsite was launched in November 2017 as a dedicated resource for the initiative, the Canadian Digital Technology Supercluster has doubled …

How the Canadian Digital Technology Supercluster is Poised to Lead Canada

Canada is on its way to being a global leader in data-driven innovation. With BC home to the fastest growing technology sector in Canada, the ecosystem is positioned to take the next step in growing the economy through the digital supercluster. What is the digital supercluster? A supercluster is an ecosystem of players across different industries, from technology developers to …