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  • February 21, 2020

    Okanagan teens take on booming tech industry at JABC TechWorks

    More than 200 teens from high schools throughout the Okanagan spent their Thursday on OC’s Kelowna campus for a full day learning about technology and innovation.

    Organized by Junior Achievement British Columbia (JABC), the day focused on introducing middle school-aged students to the vast variety of opportunities that permeate the tech world. The morning opened with a plenary, led by A...

  • February 19, 2020

    The Weigh-In with Brodie Desimone

    Building a business out of nothing isn’t easy. Scaling a business is a whole other animal, and you're going to want Brodie weighing in.

    Our Scale Up programs are designed to help tackle rapid-growth issues and promote future success through customized action and a curated team of mentors and experts who have the industry and business experience.

    What makes our mentors so qualifi...

  • February 18, 2020

    We are OKGNtech | Meet Richard

    A strong community can promote new ideas and ensure accountability. It can also act as motivation, support, and even provide a little friendly competition. The power of community is undeniable and the Okanagan tech community is no exception.

    Our community is strong and growing with record speed and maintaining a connection through a period of growth like this can be a challenge. Nobody ...

  • February 13, 2020

    Investing in #OKGNtech

    Our ability to gather and collaborate is a true testament to the strength of our community. Accelerate Okanagan is a non-profit organization and we couldn’t be successful without the support of our incredible sponsors. They play a key role in ensuring our community continues to thrive and we can’t thank them enough. 

    Every January we host our annual New Year Kick Off (NYKO) ev...

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