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Smart Cities Infrastructure

Vancouver and Surrey call for innovation for future smart corridors

The cities of Vancouver and Surrey are calling on businesses from around the world to join them in advancing their…

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Smart Cities Infrastructure

Smarter Together - Q&A with Surrey and Vancouver

Canada is getting smart and Vancouver and Surrey are partnering to lead the way!

Health Technology

Q&A with Innovation Boulevard CEO Louise Turner

Earlier this year, Innovation Boulevard welcomed a new CEO, Louise Turner, to lead the organization into its next…

Smart Cities Infrastructure

Walmart Canada to invest more than $175 million to build new sustainable, state-of-the-art fulfillment centre in Surrey, British Columbia

Walmart Canada has announced plans to invest more than $175 million to build a new grocery facility in Surrey

Smart Cities Infrastructure

Cities of Surrey and Vancouver shortlisted for $50 million

The region could see Canada's first two collision-free corridors using autonomous vehicles

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Health Technology

Surrey, BC - A Hotbed for Mental Health Innovation

Mental health is an increasing challenge for Canadians, with one-in-five Canadians experiencing mental illness each…

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Smart Cities Infrastructure

Mobility the Focus of Vancouver and Surrey’s Smart-Cities Idea

There's $50 million in prize money as part of the Smart Cities Challenge

Smart Cities Infrastructure

North America's First Closed-Loop Waste Management System opens in Surrey

Surrey’s Biofuel Facility officially opened today in the Port Kells industrial area


Surrey partners with major businesses to promote skilled career opportunities in the City

The City of Surrey has launched a Surrey Talent campaign with 8 other Surrey-based employers in the tech,…

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Digital Information, Communication Technology / Events / Smart Cities Infrastructure

Surrey, BC - Building a Metro Vancouver Digital Service Hub

Surrey’s broadband deployment is future-proofing our digital infrastructure for next generation industries


Surrey, BC - Developing a Metro Vancouver Entertainment Hub South of the Fraser

Surrey, BC is a strategic and accessible location to become an entertainment hub for the more than 737,000 Metro…


Surrey, BC: Opportunity-Rich and Investment-Ready

Our inaugural Invest Surrey Launchpad launched to a buzzing room of over 150 executive-level industry leaders,…


Are you looking for a tech job in Surrey?

Invest Surrey is partnering with Tech Talent Canada to hold a virtual job fair this month


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Cascadia Innovation Corridor Conference returns

Surrey's talent and location positions it to be a major city player for Cascadian growth