Entries by Erik DiGuistini

A GeoSpatial AI Cluster Initiative Aims to Put Fraser Valley on the Map

A partnership between the local tech hub, XLRator, and the Fraser Valley Tech industry is seeking collaborators for the proposed geospatial artificial intelligence cluster. Whether you are an innovator, early-stage company or an established organization within the Geospatial or AI space, XLRator is accepting applications for participants and interested partners. Deadline for applications is April […]

Technology Focused Chilliwack Hackathon Returns for a Third Time Exposing Fraser Valley Entrepreneurs to Valuable Resources and Experience in the Tech Start-up Industry.

  CHILLIWACK BC, March 4, 2019 – Chilliwack is once again playing host to its innovative technology Hackathon event. The Hackathon, hosted by the Chilliwack.Tech chapter of XLRator, running for the third year in a row. The event will assemble local technology, business and design students and innovators to compete in a 24-hour tech start-up sprint. […]

Technology Sector Strengthens Regional East Fraser Valley Outlook by Formalizing Strategic Partnership Between XLRator and Chilliwack.Tech

Chilliwack Tech Has Become an Official Chapter of Regional Technology Consortium, XLRator. MISSION, BC, JANUARY 28, 2019 – XLRator today announced it will be incorporating the vibrant high technology sector in Chilliwack as an official chapter. This incorporation by XLRator will provide Chilliwack.Tech additional program management and marketing resources, further strengthening the thriving entrepreneurial infrastructure […]

Chilliwack Entrepreneur who Brought Disruptive Fuel Cell Technology to the World to Speak at Chilliwack Startup Grind presented by Google

  “One of the World’s Most Innovative Energy Products Was Formed in the Fraser Valley by Local Investors and Inventors.”   CHILLIWACK. BC, JANUARY 8, 2019 – High technology entrepreneur, David Leger, will be speaking at Startup Grind Chilliwack on Tuesday, January 15th, 2019 on the unique experiences that led him to become a self-taught […]

The XLRator Story: Bridging the Entrepreneurial Spirit of the Fraser Valley

Aligning local government, provincial government, and industry to support innovation, industrial research, and tech transfer to increase skilled tech training and local jobs. Intro The Fraser Valley is an incredibly diverse region with an abundance of agriculture, manufacturing, and aerospace-focused enterprises. With a sprawling geographic land area of 13,362 square kilometres, unifying the region as […]

Agriculture Technology Driving Force in Establishing LOI Between SRCTec and Istuary Idea Labs

Access to China’s Agriculture Technology Industry Offers BC Companies Opportunity to Drive Further Growth in Canada and China Vancouver, BC, April 18, 2017 – Istuary Idea Labs and the Sumas Regional Consortium for High Tech (SRCTec) recently signed a Letter of Intent to provide BC tech companies with education, resources and a network to tap into […]

Nutriva Set to Break Ground on Their New HydroGreen Process

  Nutriva Group has announced that they will begin using the HydroGreen system in June/July of 2017, with installation beginning on April 10th, 2017. The HydroGreen system is being installed on Nutriva’s demonstration farm, Bakerview EcoDairy in Abbotsford BC, and the company expects this to be the pilot site for HydroGreen in Canada as it’s the […]