Invoke Labs' Keith Ippel feels it is Vancouver's startup ecosystem that makes Vancity a unique place for tech right now and his article What Sets Vancouver Apart from Canada's Other Tech Startup Ecosystems explained it well.
"Together we form a community that supports businesses while complementing one another’s offerings, with government funding plugging in to further bolster the startup environment," he said. "This network is a reflection of the maturing of the startup community and tech scene in Vancouver."
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Next week the Vancouver Enterprise Forum digs a little deeper to try to answer the question "Why Vancouver?"
The VEF has assembled a panel to discuss the benefits, challenges and unique aspects of running a technology business in Vancouver.
- Mozilla's David Ascher
- Avigilon's Angela Baldonero
- Aquatic Informatics' Eric Dorgelo
- SAP Labs Canada's Kirsten Sutton