Entries by Collabo

New MIDAS Lab Director: Brad Pommen

Brad Pommen, Mr. Technology: hacker, maker, technology enthusiast and a leader in STEM initiatives, brings his tremendous passion and experience to take the helm as MIDAS Lab Director. Brad, President of the Nelson Tech Club Hackerspace, since 2010 has have taught hundreds of people, of all ages, how to code, design and adopt emerging technologies in the local […]

KPMG Manufacturing Report

KPMG International’s Global Manufacturing Outlook (GMO) report shows that manufacturers are painfully aware of the many short-term challenges they face. Increasing competition, volatile energy and input costs, new technologies and supply chain visibility are all creating immediate challenges for organizations that – at the same time – are fighting to prepare for the launch of […]

Lower Columbia Mining and Metallurgical Business Retention & Expansion Report

Feb 11th, 2016 This report describes the findings from Business Retention and Expansion (BRE) surveys of 40 businesses from across the Columbia Basin, but chosen predominantly from the West Kootenay/Boundary region, involved in the mining and metallurgical sector specifically. These surveys were conducted between 2012 and 2015. If you are looking for data on the relevance […]