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  • March 2, 2015

    Kelowna's Newest Fan Expo Is Styled After Comic Con

    Kelowna residents are used to travelling to bigger cities and even the U.S. for Comic Cons, but they don't have to go far for this event.

    New Vintage Theatre is launching a brand new fan experience in the Okanagan: the Kelowna Fan Xpo. This one-day event on March 21st will celebrate live performance, film, cosplay, animation, gaming, and fan culture. The Kelowna Fan Xpo (KFX) will have ...

  • February 28, 2015

    Soil Mate Wins Big in BC

    At a glamorous award ceremony in the Crystal Ballroom of the Pan Pacific Hotel, Kelowna, BC based Soil Mate (soilmate.com) was awarded the Best Concept in BC 2015. The 12th Annual Small Business BC Awards are one of the province's largest and most prestigious awards ceremonies, recognizing and celebrating the important contributions BC's entrepreneurs make to their local communities and the glo...

  • February 26, 2015

    2015 Canadian Global Impact Competition – Deadline Extended

    Canada has a celebrated history of world changing contributions, including medicine, technology and food. Canada is also recognized as a global leader in education, international development and engineering. In 2014, Innovation Guelph hosted the first Canadian Global Impact Competition, with more than 60 submissions from across Canada.

    Answer the question: “How can we improve the standa...

  • February 24, 2015

    UBC Okanagan’s Connie Crompton is Creating a Social Network for the Past

    With a passion for history and technology, Connie Crompton, Assistant Professor of Digital Humanities, Faculty of Creative and Critical Studies at UBC Okanagan, is marrying the two to create a social network for the past.

    Digital Humanities (or DH) is a relatively new field of study that combines the present day technical elements of computing with the study of human culture in areas su...

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