Wavefront is a commercialization centre supporting the growth of Canada’s wireless industry. In partnership with BCIC, Wavefront is pleased to announce an entrepreneurship acceleration program for B.C. wireless technology companies called Entrepreneurship@Wavefront. This program is designed to support and nurture early stage wireless technology companies for their first twelve months as they move from technology concept to commercial launch.
Wireless companies participating in the Entrepreneurship@Wavefront program not only receive one-year access to office space in Wavefront’s collaborative wireless incubator environment, but they also receive a $10,000 credit that can be used on Wavefront’s Advisory and Testing services. Take advantage of the opportunity to have easy onsite access to a suite of services and shared resources designed to help start-up wireless companies reduce time-to-market and accelerate time-to-revenue.
Successful applicants will also benefit from BCIC’s support network of seasoned entrepreneurs and industry experts who can provide additional mentorship and guidance necessary to launch and grow a successful wireless technology company. Deadline to apply for this program is July 21, 2010.
Utilizing experienced wireless players, Wavefront will assess, advise and refine the participants’ business and technical strategies. These sounding board sessions will be conducted by Wavefront in-house experts or by professionals drawn from Wavefront’s trusted partner network.
The program’s advisory services will:
Technical development and preparation would be facilitated through the services and capabilities of Wavefront’s world class wireless resources.
Program participants have access to:
Wavefront conducts over a dozen training seminars each year, with topics covering both the business and technical aspects of the wireless industry. Participants of the Entrepreneurship@Wavefront program are guaranteed a spot at these sold-out events.
The Entrepreneurship@Wavefront program is open to applicants who meet the following criteria:
Participants will plan their commercialization actions with Wavefront and will report their progress on a quarterly basis.
Individuals who are interested in applying to the Entrepreneurship@Wavefront Program should register for the program with their basic applicant information and we will contact you with further details. Deadline to apply for this program is July 21, 2010.