For the past 10 years, Communitech has run the most exciting technology-based conference in Canada, the Tech Leadership Conference (TLC). What started out as a regionally-focused conference focused on tech success and startup growth has grown into an internationally known event with speakers and participants coming to Waterloo Region from around the world.
D2L (formerly Desire2Learn) is an educational technology company using software to educate millions. Founded in Waterloo Region in 1999 by President and CEO John Baker, D2L is best known for Brightspace — the learning management system that serves as D2L’s core product.
Marketing and brand specialist Jan Kelley on Wednesday launched its Idea Incubator, an innovation LeanLab based at the Communitech Hub that’s tasked with transforming the way the company operates in a digital era.
Less than 24 hours after Finance Minister Bill Morneau had unveiled his second federal budget, Kurtis McBride was already taking and making calls to help position Waterloo Region as a beneficiary of one of its key initiatives — the Smart Cities Challenge.