Happy holidays!

December 24, 2018 As we look back upon the past year, we would like to acknowledge those who have helped us shape our organization. Thanks for a great year, and we wish you all the best as you embark on 2019. We can’t wait to see what next year has in store for us. Happy Holidays!

Member Spotlight: Genome BC

December 19, 2018 GenomeBC leads genomics innovation on Canada’s West Coast and invests in research, entrepreneurship and commercialization in life sciences to address challenges in key sectors. These include health, forestry, fisheries and aquaculture, agrifood, energy, mining and environment. A non-profit organization and founding member of the Digital Technology Supercluster, Genome BC facilitates the integration of genomics in to society …

Collaborating for the Future with D-Wave

December 16, 2018 Last week D-Wave Systems, the world’s first quantum computing company, held a workshop in downtown Vancouver to present and explain the capabilities of their quantum computing systems, which are particularly suited for optimization and machine learning problems to Supercluster members. During this session, several client case studies were presented, ranging from a start-up working on medical diagnosis using machine learning, …

Our December Member Forum

December 13, 2018 On December 11th, we had over 45 members join us at our Member Forum at McCarthy Tetrault’s gorgeous office!  As you’ll see from the pictures, lots of ideas and conversation were flowing.  Sue Paish and Bill Tam opened the event with an update on supercluster activities and the upcoming Phase 2 project launch, followed by a panel …

It’s official, we’ve launched!

December 10, 2018 On November 27, the Digital Technology Supercluster officially launched. The funding provided by the Ministry of Innovation, Science, and Economic Development (ISED) and funding commitments made by our initial cohort of members were celebrated with an exciting morning of announcements and collaboration. The morning kicked-off with words from our CEO, Sue Paish, who spoke about the importance …