Today the BC Technology Industry Association announced the finalists for the 2013 Technology Impact Awards.
BCTIA says the 2013 finalists "reaffirm British Columbia's status as innovators" in a cross-section of technologies including enterprise software, telecommunications, hardware, biotechnology and nanotechnology.
"The 2013 TIAs finalists are clearly making their mark on the world, selling to and partnering with some of the largest organizations around the globe," stated BCTIA President Bill Tam today. "These companies represent thousands of jobs, tens of millions in investment, research and development, and hundreds of millions in annual exports."
This year's finalists are:
Adoption of Technology:
Excellence in Product Innovation
Most Promising Pre-Commercial Technology
Team of the Year
Most Promising Startup
Emerging Company of the Year
Company of the Year
Winners will be announced on June 6 at the 20th Anniversary of the Technology Impact Awards Gala, to be held at the Vancouver Convention Centre-West Building. Person of the Year—awarded to an individual who has made a significant contribution to the BC technology industry during the past year—will also be presented at the Technology Impact Awards Gala.