Electronic Products & Technology


September 10, 2018 by Stephen Law

FWD50 2018

‟FWD50 is an opportunity to work on my job—asking why I do what I do, and whether that is changing—rather than in it.” Technology shapes every facet of Canadian life. But will it hurt or help us? Too often, technological advancement is either demonized…
September 5, 2018 by Spencer Harwood, The Canadian Press

B.C. tech-ed program aims to shrink diversity gaps

A technology education program officially launching in the fall at the University of Victoria in British Columbia hopes to address a gap in the industry with a novel approach for students.  HighTechU is a pilot program developed through the university’s computer science…
August 21, 2018 by Stephen Law

Jannatec Technologies takes wearables underground

Smart Helmet is the latest wearable innovation to aid the mining industry
August 21, 2018 by Sheryl Ubelacker, The Canadian Press, Toronto

Google Gen pushes for tech to transform health care

Digitally savvy Canadians who make up the Google Generation are on the leading edge of a transformation in the health-care system that will see a greater reliance on technology, including how doctors interact with their patients, a survey commissioned by…
June 23, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Tektronix supports International Women in Engineering Day

T&M leader recognizes former engineer Connie Wilson, a self-taught woman engineer who led the CRT engineering group
June 4, 2018 by Stephen Law

New consortium to address smart city needs

A number of Quebec-based technologies companies have banded with some international players to announce the creation of a marketing consortium aimed at addressing emerging tech needs in North America, including smart and electric land transportation systems, as well as smart…
May 22, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Lazaridis Institute to assess tech firm’s readiness to scale

Wilfrid Laurier University collaborates with scaling experts to launch 15-city Canadian tour
May 18, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Rideau Hall Foundation launches inaugural Canadian Innovation Week

As part of its commitment to strengthening Canada’s culture of innovation, the Rideau Hall Foundation (RHF) introduced the first annual Canadian Innovation Week (May 22-31). The week will bring together partners and stakeholders from the innovation ecosystem to connect, cultivate…
May 17, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

2018 #BCTECH Summit breaks attendance record

Quantum computing, Cascadia and AI among biggest highlights from third annual event
May 12, 2018 by Kelvin Chan, The Associated Press, Hong Kong

China tech giant sidelined, US imports held amid trade spat

A Chinese tech giant has been brought to its knees. Tougher inspections at Chinese ports are holding up cars, apples and lumber imported from the U.S. These are among the early signs that the widening trade dispute between China and the…
May 11, 2018 by EP&T Magazine

Tech conference to deliver in AI, robotics & Innovation

Change Leadership Conference in Toronto this May will feature keynotes and panel sessions looking to induce attendees toward leading actionable change
May 11, 2018 by Stephen Law

Change Leadership Conference

LEADING CHANGE IN THE FACE OF AI AND ROBOTICS Responding to Change Better and Faster. The Change Leadership Conference, Canada’s leading change leadership conference and network event, announces the agenda for this year’s event, which highlights a provocative offering of…