June 1, 2020

Judging the CODEVID-19 Global Hackathon

Earlier this month, I had the pleasure of acting as a qualifying judge for the CODEVID-19 Global Hackathon. An initiative started by the Dev Edmonton Society, […]
March 1, 2020

Profile of TECTERRA: Funding (and championing) Canadian geospatial companies for 10 years

Some of the attendees at our 2019 Ember Awards may have been unfamiliar with the company presenting the Data Driven Innovation award: TECTERRA. But for those […]
December 8, 2019

Art as a revenue generator? The Tokyo experience

Months after interviewing the team behind the Alberta-based digital arts collective, AZMA, I kept thinking about the message they are trying to get across to Albertans […]
November 16, 2019

Celebrating Alberta’s unique talent at the 2019 Ember Awards

The annual Ember Awards is a fun and fabulous celebration of Alberta’s digital talent and creativity, and 2019’s event was no exception. Held in Calgary for […]
September 29, 2019

Putting digital art into Alberta’s collective conscious

If you have visited Ottawa during the summer over the past five years, you may have seen the nearly hour-long video display being projected onto Parliament […]
March 31, 2019

How SocialWest shares the best in Alberta’s digital marketing space

When Mike Morrison started hosting social media workshops in Calgary a few years back, he just wanted to show people the value of online communication. “We […]