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The 2017 Technology Impact Awards Winners

The Technology Impact Awards are an annual awards program hosted by the BC Tech Association that celebrates the achievements of BC’s tech industry. The awards recognizes the individuals, groups and companies that are transforming the tech and innovation industry in our province, and beyond.

The 2017 Technology Impact Awards was held on June 22, 2017 at the Vancouver Convention Centre. Congratulations to all the winners!

Here is the full list of winners:

  • Bill Thompson Lifetime Achievement Award – Dr. Alan Winter
  • Company of the Year – STEMCELL Technologies
  • Excellence in Product Innovation – Corvus Energy
  • Most Promising Pre-Commercial Technology – ARTMS Products
  • Most Promising Startup – Semios
  • Emerging Company of the Year – Trulioo
  • Adoption of Technology – Copperleaf & BC Government
  • Community Engagement – Allocadia
  • Person of the Year – Shafin Tejani, Founder, Victory Square Labs
  • Team of the YearClio
  • People’s Choice – Traction on Demand

Photo from The Georgia Straight


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