September 09, 2014
VANCOUVER – The Minister of Technology, Innovation and Citizens’ Services Andrew Wilkinson has released the following statement to congratulate Burnaby-based Xenon Pharmaceuticals on its eligibility to receive up to approximately US$636 million through its collaboration agreements with California-based Genentech, a subsidiary of Roche, the world’s largest biotech company.
August 12, 2014
VANCOUVER – SIGGRAPH 2014, the 41st International Conference on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques, is being held Aug. 10-14, 2014, at the Vancouver Convention Centre.
August 11, 2014
VANCOUVER – This week, British Columbia takes centre stage to demonstrate the province’s growing strength in technology and digital arts during SIGGRAPH 2014, the world’s foremost computer graphics and art conference held at the Vancouver Convention Centre.
July 29, 2014
VANCOUVER – Minister of Technology, Innovation and Citizens’ Services Andrew Wilkinson has released a video that highlights SIGGRAPH 2014, the world’s foremost computer graphics and art conference coming to the Vancouver Convention Centre August 10-14, 2014.
July 28, 2014
KELOWNA – Premier Christy Clark and Minister of Technology, Innovation and Citizens’ Services Andrew Wilkinson were joined by local technology entrepreneurs today to announce that the Province has made a commitment to invest up to $6 million toward the development of the new state-of-the-art Okanagan Centre for Innovation.
July 22, 2014
VICTORIA – Minister of Technology, Innovation and Citizens’ Services Andrew Wilkinson has issued the following statement regarding the Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner’s report, “A Failure to Archive: Recommendations to Modernize Government Records Management.”
July 17, 2014
GOLD RIVER – It’s been nearly a year since a $200,000 investment by the government of B.C. helped create one of the fastest rural Internet service connections to serve the Vancouver Island community of Gold River.
July 17, 2014
VICTORIA – Shared Services BC is now offering an innovative new procurement program to support the purchase of energy efficient LED street lighting in B.C. communities. Beginning today, B.C. is the first province in Canada to offer municipalities and broader public sector organizations the opportunity to select from a short list of pre-qualified LED street light products.
June 04, 2014
VICTORIA – B.C. has received a Silver Award for Innovative Management from the Institute of Public Administration of Canada (IPAC) in recognition of government’s work on Leading Workplace Strategies.
May 13, 2014
SURREY – Crown counsel, located in one of the province’s busiest justice centres, is moving into expanded work space, allowing its prosecutors to work with greater efficiency and contribute to a stronger court system.
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