Maple Ridge Innovation Day Leaves Audience with an Important Message:
“Regional Collaboration is Key”.
Hosted by the City of Maple Ridge on April 4 2018, the Innovation in Emerging Cities Forum brought together the Region’s technology stakeholders, academia, government and industry at the ACT Arts Centre in downtown Maple Ridge. The event boasted a plethora of knowledgeable speakers, panelists and attendees all participating in the discussion throughout the day via Slido, an audience engagement tool.
As a tech entrepreneur, SRCTec CEO & Chairman Raymond Szabada participated in the afternoon panel discussion touching on the difficulties that local businesses face when looking to attract, develop or retain top talent within their organizations.
“The key to growth in today’s economy is people. Developing the workforce within the Region is imperative in order to foster growth and innovation in today’s growing technology ecosystem. The SRCTec team looks forward to working closely with all regional stakeholders in pursuit of the development of the Valley’s Tech economy.” noted Mr. Szabada.