Tag Archives: SRCtec

2nd Annual Fraser Valley Tech Forum

XLRator, formerly SRCTec, and the District of Mission are co-hosting the 2nd annual #FVTech Forum as part of the Tech Starts Here initiative on September 20, 2018 at the Best Western Plus Mission City Lodge . This event aims to attract industry, government, academia, key influencers and community stakeholders to come together and foster growth and innovation within the local

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Tech Starts Here

This fall sees the Fraser Valley focus on the tech sector, as the Tech Starts Here collaboration between the Sumas Regional Consortium for High Tech (SRCTec) and the municipalities of Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Maple Ridge, Mission and the Township of Langley bring two enticing tech initiatives to the region. Fraser Valley Regional Tech Forum Taking place on October 10, 2017 from

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Mission’s SRCTec Helps to Further another Amazing Success Story

Ernest Thiessen, Creator of Smartsettle

Super Intelligent Electronic Mediator is ready for Mainstream Applications Negotiations.  It’s a word charged with a variety of nuances, and most often preceded by a very telling adjective.  Lengthy negotiations, complex negotiations, difficult negotiations, deadlocked negotiations – our newspaper headlines are riddled with such references.  All told, the word implies the concept of winners and losers, coupled with a massive

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The timing is fantastic – Agritech is growing


“The timing is fantastic – everything is coming together for us”! When Chris Bush talks about agricultural technology his excitement and enthusiasm is both obvious and infectious. Agritech is a growing and important business, and Chris is helping to bring it to Mission. We are standing in the parking lot outside the city owned Buy Low building in Mission’s downtown.

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District of Mission “Tech Starts Here”

7337 Welton Street

Mission’s Technical Centre of Excellence (TCE) Opens with Slow-But-Sure Progress Towards Realizing Its Goals With little fanfare Mission’s Technical Centre of Excellence has opened its doors. Because this initiative holds such importance to the growing economy of Mission, the purpose of this article, under the direction of the Economic Development office and EDO Stacey Crawford, is to present the true

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Funding for the new Agri-Food Venture Acceleration program

Guest speakers announce funding for Agri-Food entrepreneurs

“Nothing is better for leapfrogging to success than technology. And now our government is giving the tools to British Columbia Agri-Food entrepreneurs that will help them feed the world”. The speaker is the BC Minister of Agriculture, Honourable Norm Letnick.  Along with Minister of Technology, Innovation and Citizens Services Amrik Virk, he is in Mission to announce funding for the

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