The #BCTECHSummit, Western Canada’s largest annual innovationA new method, idea or product. event, showcases B.C.’s vibrant technologyScience or knowledge put into practical use to solve problems or invent useful tools. industry, builds cross-sector and cross-border opportunities for businesses, and explores the latest ideas and innovations that are solving today’s biggest challenges. Hosted annually by the BC government and Innovate BC, this three-day conference brings together technology leaders, industry executives, investors, senior government officials, researchers and students to connect and share insights, experiences, and opportunities.
This year, over 3,000 delegates and 150 speakers explored innovation through four key streams: Scaling Up, Harnessing Data, Future Realities, and Sustainability. Keynote speakers, including Tan Le, Eric O’Neill, Anousheh Ansari, Manjit Minhas and Duncan Wardle, shared rare expertise into how we can harness innovation to create business value and improve lives here in B.C. and around the world.
The 2019 #BCTECHSummit was held March 11 – 13, 2019 at the Vancouver Convention Centre West Building.