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Viewing entries posted in 2011

Steve Dotto Tells BCNET Crowd: Get Engaged or Get Left Behind

Steve Dotto, former host and Executive Producer of Dotto Tech, was the first keynote speaker of the two-day conference. His tech-based presentation covered lifestyle, generational issues, Web 2.0 and disruptive technology, Internet engagement, and outsourcing.

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Alberta celebrates entrepreneurialism: TEC Edmonton celebrates TEC VenturePrize winners

Cybera recognizes the challenges of taking a technological innovation from concept, to lab, to market. We understand what it takes to “bridge the chasm” and integrate a technology into the infrastructure of peopleís daily lives. Similarly, TEC Edmonton provides expertise, resources, and connections to entrepreneurs across Alberta through its services, including the TEC Venture Prize competition.

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11 Questions with Chris Moore, Chief Information Officer for the City of Edmonton

This month’s 11 Questions interview is with Chris Moore, Chief Information Officer for the City of Edmonton.

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Soaking up the data

Meagan Hampel, Director of Communications

This past weekend, the WEHUB was on display at the Canadian Water Resources Association — Alberta branch conference in Red Deer.

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Win free registration to Startup Weekend!

If you are an entrepreneur, developer, designer, or just anyone with a unique idea or an interest in business, consider attending Startup Weekend Calgary beginning Friday, April 29. Cybera is holding a contest for one free registration to this event (see contest details below).

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An interview with an Alberta innovator: Leonard Hendricks

This month’s 11 Questions interview is with Leonard Hendricks, CEO of BlackBridge Networks.

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The Edmonton Champions Project: Connect. Do. Win.

More than 150 passionate and talented Edmonton community and business leaders gathered in the Citadel last night to witness the launch of The Edmonton Champions Project.

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Cybera Project Maps Japanese Coastline Before/After Tsunami

Meagan Hampel, Director of Communications

Cybera’s Geospatial Cyberinfrastructure for Environmental Sensing (GeoCENS) project today released a demonstration of its geo-mapping capabilities that focuses on one of the Japanese areas worst-hit by the earthquake and resulting tsunami — Sendai.

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Let’s hear it for the innovators!

Meagan Hampel, Director of Communications

Cybera is hosting a congratulatory reception in our Calgary office for the two Southern Albertans nominated for this prestigious award: Brad Murray and Ross Mitchell.

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DAIR project team has its head in The Cloud

CANARIE’s Digital Accelerator for Innovation and Research Program (DAIR) took its first steps this past week. Four trainers from RackSpace came to Edmonton, AB to host a two-day training session on OpenStack, the cloud platform for the program.

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