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Great Minds Under One Roof – Networking and Appreciation Event

Great Minds Under One Roof – Networking and Appreciation Event

Innovation Boulevard is thrilled to host an industry appreciation and networking event on September 13th from 4-6:30 pm. Please RSVP by September 7th at rsvp-m@concordpacific.com.

Q&A with Innovation Boulevard CEO Louise Turner

Q&A with Innovation Boulevard CEO Louise Turner

Invest Surrey just published a great interview they had with Innovation Boulevard CEO, Louise Turner.   Check out the original article here. ________________________________ Earlier this year, Innovation Boulevard welcomed a new CEO, Louise Turner, to lead the organization into its next phase of growth and development. Louise has held senior executive positions in both the private…

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BC Business Names Innovation Boulevard CEO as one of BC’s Most Influential Women

March 1, 2018 – BC Business Magazine provides their fourth annual celebration of the province’s top female influencers and salutes those making an impact in science, technology, engineering and math.  The publication interviewed a panel of STEM pioneers about the challenges still facing women in the field, but also shares “the good news: despite these…

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New CEO Hired to Lead Innovation Boulevard

SURREY, British Columbia, January 16, 2018 – Innovation Boulevard is pleased to announce the appointment of Louise Turner as its new CEO, effective January 2, 2018. Louise will be responsible for all operations while she leads Innovation Boulevard into its next phase of growth and development. “I’m delighted that we have attracted such a knowledgeable, experienced…

Innovation Boulevard HealthTech Accelerator

Innovation Boulevard Launched as Western Canada’s First HealthTech Accelerator

Pictured from left to right: Carl Anderson – President and CEO of British Columbia Innovation Council; Dr. Peter Payne – President and CEO of Innovation Boulevard; Honourable Amrik Virk – Minister of Technology, Innovation, and Citizen’s Services; Nathalie Le Prohon – Vice President, Healthcare Industry at IBM Canada; Dino Trevisani – President of IBM Canada…

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Canada’s Minister of Finance visits Innovation Boulevard to Learn about the Innovation Continuum in Surrey, BC

April 3, 2017 – Surrey, BC An announcement was made at the BC Tech Summit that Innovation Boulevard has been chosen to be BC’s only Health Technology Accelerator, dedicated to commercializing medical devices.Towards this, Innovation Boulevard is working with health authorities and the ministry to secure a technology adoption process for our companies so that…

IB Event at SFU June 29

“The Front and Back-End of Innovation”

June 29, 2016 SFU Surrey Over 200 people attended the Innovation Boulevard event ‘The Front and Back-End of Innovation: Competing on the International Stage.’ A key message from the health and industry leaders at the event was that for BC’s health technology sector to thrive, support must extend through the health system where evidence of…

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New Partnership with France’s SATT Grand Centre

The Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) formalizes a relationship between Canadian researchers and Societe d’Acceleration du Transfer de Technologies (SATT) Grand Centre, which serves as a key interface between its network of researchers and companies to promote innovation in four French regions. Read the SFU news release.

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BIV Article – Surrey Luring Vancouver High-Tech Firms

Homeowners aren’t the only people Surrey is pulling away from Vancouver right now. The city is also enticing some of the world’s brightest minds to its Innovation Boulevard while also luring new companies with relatively inexpensive commercial real estate costs. Vinder Jaggi, who has worked for IBM and NASA during his 36-year career in the…

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MetaOptima in Business in Vancouver

A perfect example of the companies now starting to emerge from BC’s established biotechnology and life sciences industry is MetaOptima, which has developed and is marketing the MoleScope, a small device that attaches to a smartphone which can help patients and physicians track potentially cancerous moles. While it is not a diagnostic or therapeutic device,…

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Retirement Concepts Launches Innovation Centre for Healthy Aging

June 2014 (BC Care Providers Association) – Retirement Concepts Launches Innovation Centre for Healthy Aging It was a packed house for the launch of Retirement Concept’s (RC) new Innovation Centre for Healthy Aging. The centre, located at Guildford Seniors Village in Surrey, is the first of its kind in British Columbia and allows researchers, health…

New network to advance research into technology, aging

New network to advance research into technology, aging

January 2015 (Vancouver Sun) – Smart wheelchairs, innovative monitoring devices on the way Intelligent wheelchairs, improved health monitoring and easier Internet access are some of the research projects that stand to benefit from a new initiative. Aging Gracefully across Environments using technology to support Wellness, Engagement and Long Life (AGE-WELL) will unite researchers and scientists…