Entries by Tracy

FREE Webinars: Legal Insights for Business Owners

Get your legalities right, the first time The Women’s Enterprise Centre is a non-profit organization devoted to helping BC women launch, lead and scale their own businesses. The organization’s full range of services includes business loans, skills training, advisory services, mentors, resources and a supportive community to help women business owners gain the skills, mindset, […]

Members Luncheon with Innovate BC and BC Innovation Commissioner

On June 20th MIDAS hosted member luncheon and discovery with Innovation BC and Innovation Commissioner, Alan Winter For several hours yesterday, MIDAS had the honour of hosting B.C.’s first Innovation Commissioner, Alan Winter, Raghwa Gopal, president and CEO of Innovate BC, and several MIDAS commercial members for a luncheon promoting science, technology, and the range […]

Commercial Memberships at MIDAS

Leverage new technologies – get ahead of your competition! Commercial memberships at MIDAS are designed to support prototype and product commercialization for your business.  MIDAS offers state-of-the-art technology tools and equipment you cannot access anywhere else in the region – we’re here to help your business grow and innovate! With over $430,000 of the best […]

Wanted: MIDAS Fab Lab Instructors

Share your love of innovation, digital art, and manufacturing – Instruct in the MIDAS Fab Lab! MIDAS is an applied research, commercialization and digital fabrication training facility in Trail, B.C. We promote skills training opportunities in digital fabrication and metallurgical technology for entrepreneurs, employees, and students.  With over $430,000 of state-of-the-art “FAB”rication equipment for public, […]

School Works Program

The School Works Program provides a wage subsidy to businesses, non-profit or First Nations organizations, or public bodies in the Columbia Basin to meet their employment needs. Are you looking to hire: a full-time student on a part-time basis during the school year (September to May) to do career-related work, a first or second level […]

#madeatMIDAS: Public Annual Member, Marc Desrosiers

A Public Annual Membership offers you all the benefits that MIDAS has to offer – access to the MIT-certified Fab Lab, over $430,000 of the best fabrication equipment and industry-leading expertise that opens emerging technology training to anyone. It’s important, when you think of the MIDAS Fabrication Lab, that you remember that it’s not just all […]

MIDAS Fab Lab CLOSED March 11-15: Off to #BCTECH Summit!

The MIDAS team is off to #BCTECH Summit 2019! While we head off to network, share, connect and see what other incredible things are happening in STEM/STEAM throughout the province and beyond, the MIDAS Fab Lab will be closed all next week, Monday, March 11th through Friday, March 15th. Offices will be open again and […]

A MIDAS Commercial Membership: Energize Your Business through Innovation and Rapid Prototyping

If you’re business is looking to innovate and create in order to boost the bottom line, look no further than a Commercial Membership here at MIDAS! MIDAS membership services are open to regional companies, including start-ups, with a focus on supporting prototype and product commercialization. We provide all the modern technology your business needs to […]

6 Ways to Develop the Maker Spirit in Your Child

Sure, the maker spirit is alive and well at a makers space such as MIDAS, but how do you encourage it in your child in this modern, device-driven age? We’ve got a few suggestions. Humans are, by their very nature, makers. Tinkering, building, disassembling, inventing, innovating. These are not only the touchstones of what has […]