VICTORIA - Nov. 5 to 9, 2012 has been proclaimed Technology Week in British Columbia, John Yap, Minister of Advanced Education, Innovation and Technology announced today.
"In July, our government launched a strategy to create and support jobs in B.C.'s fast-growing technology sector," said Yap. "Initiatives like B.C.'s Technology Week promote careers in technology by giving students a chance to explore different areas in the technology sector, check out career options and get involved in hands-on activities."
The B.C. government and the private sector are working together to promote our technology sector through various activities, such as the BC Innovation Council's (BCIC) Acceleration Network.