A World of Innovation By Anna Guy Regardless of size, employing the right platform for the proper service is a fine balance; Embracing new tools can elevate the services companies provide exponentially, but understanding which tool, and how to use them, is a major challenge. Companies such as Air Canada have relied on NOVIPRO [...]


In Person: Netflix Co-Founder Marc Randolph

Netflix Co-Founder Marc Randolph took the stage at the Four Seasons Toronto on June 5th for Audi’s Innovation Series Audi Speaks where for half an hour, the audience was privy to a once-in-a-lifetime conversation led by Dwight Drummond about what it’s like to create a once-in-a-lifetime company like Netflix. Originally formed in 1997 in [...]


QHLI Research Centre

  Research Today For Advancements Tomorrow   By Anna Guy “Discovery, to prevent, to cure, through creating, sharing and applying knowledge for the benefit of the population and people with cardiovascular, respiratory and obesity-related diseases”. Cardiology, respirology and obesity-related diseases effect hundreds of thousands of Canadians. Thanks to the men and women at the [...]


KIKO Water System

  Reducing Energy Costs Has Never Been Easier   By Anna Guy When the property management team at Vancouver’s 789 Pender Street (owned by Triovest Realty Advisors) were looking to reduce the energy consumption, and bill, on its property, they didn’t realize the solution would be found locally in Vancouver—they didn’t dream it could [...]



The Sky Is The Limit   LGT is an incubator for experience, knowledge, and success—just one of the many ways LGT is impacting the Quebec Engineering community. Soon, it sets it sights on the rest of the country. LGT is an award-winning consulting engineering firm specialized and dedicated to the building industry whose influence [...]



The Revolution will be Digitalized   By Anna Guy There is no denying digital transformation and customer experience are inextricably linked: businesses with successful digital strategies have increased market share, increased customer engagement, greater web and mobile engagement, and increased customer revenue. One telling statistic: 58 per cent of CEOs rank IT-related priorities first [...]


Steve Wozniak at Audi – Speakers Forum (ON-SITE)

CARS, COMPUTERS, AND COMMUNICATION   By Anna Guy Of all of Steve Wozniak’s ample and celebrated talents, there is a hidden one. He is impervious to hyperbole. Try it: It’s nearly impossible to overstate his contributions to the 20th and 21st centuries as co-founder of Apple Computers; embellish on his genius as a computer [...]



COMPANY CULTURE IMPACTS SUCCESS   By Anna Guy Even with counting Apple, Disney, and Tesla as customers, GSOFT’s says its greatest achievement is its company culture. On April 12, 2017, hundreds of people gathered in Montreal at the first CultureFest event. Dubbed as the first event in Quebec dedicated 100 per cent to workplace [...]



Maximizing Productivity and Reducing Workplace Accidents By Rajitha Sivakumaran In 2015, there were 852 fatalities in the workplace across Canada, according to the Association of Workers’ Compensation Boards of Canada (AWCBC). More than 232,000 people were compensated for loss of wages following a work-related injury or permanent disability. Over the years, these numbers have [...]



Empowerment Through Technology By Rajitha Sivakumaran The word Animikii (pronounced ah-nih-mih-key) means thunderbird in Ojibwe. The thunderbird is a very powerful and respected being in many Indigenous cultures, and when its enormous wings beat, thunder is produced. Jeff Ward, founder of technology company Animikii Inc., has a very special relationship with the thunderbird. When [...]