Virus Bulletin, an independent testing organization presented its first Virus Bulletin Award (VB100) in1998 and to this day is considered to be the most renowned accolade in the industry.ESET has the longest unbroken run of VB100 awards for malware detection of any Internet security vendor in the world – we’ve passed every test since 2003. With an unbroken record over 18 consecutive years, no other security product can claim to be the top performer by this independent testing and certification body.
Established in 1985, Microsoft Canada Inc. is the Canadian subsidiary of Microsoft Corporation (Nasdaq “MSFT”) the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential. Microsoft Canada provides nationwide sales, marketing, consulting and local support services in both French and English. Headquartered in Mississauga, Microsoft Canada has nine regional offices across the country dedicated to empowering innovation, prosperity and security through great software – any time, any place and on any device. For more information on Microsoft Canada, please visit www.microsoft.ca.
Created to be Best Buy Canada’s bridge to the Education and B2B market, Best Buy for Business has quickly established itself as a reliable and innovative partner. Offering dedicated account management, tailored solutions, and flexible financing that fit our corporate, government, and education clients Best Buy for Business strives to ensure our service exceeds expectations.
The last few years have been a period of rapid growth for Best Buy for Business as we have expanded dramatically in both size and scope. Our sales force, which now includes Strategic Account Managers, Market Account Managers and an Inside Sales team, has grown to over 40 individuals across Canada. This structure allows us to offer local support, industry experts, and a prompt service.
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Vubble is an innovative digital content discovery and distribution company led by former CBC executives Tessa Sproule and Katie MacGuire. At The Summit, the Vubble team will showcase two new innovative education tools: “safe” curated feeds of educational web video content for school websites, and the Vubble Credibility Meter – a powerful new media literacy teaching tool. It’s a game changing, “made in Canada” solution to the “fake news” problem. For more information please contact Janice Ward [email protected]
At Mimetics we love students. We want them to have a bright future. To help get them there, we use robots to develop an appreciation of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).
Our programs and products are fun and educational. Since 2001, they have been used by 20,000 students in schools, libraries and museums, among other organizations.
Our main feature is the Jade Robot. Designed for learning by Myke Prekdo, the Jade Robots draws, dances, and more! It is programmable in Scratch and C+.
By bringing STEM to the classroom and the community we inspire youth for good…and maybe a bit of evil 😉
Staples Business Advantage, the business-to-business division of Staples, serves organizations of 20 or more employees up to the Fortune 500, helping them make more happen with more products and greater cost savings. As the one source for ordering everything your business needs to succeed, we provide a customized account support, best-in-class customer service and next day delivery.
Epson is a global technology leader dedicated to connecting people, things and information with its original efficient, compact and precision technologies. With a lineup that ranges from inkjet printers and digital printing systems to 3LCD projectors, smart glasses, sensing systems and industrial robots, the company is focused on driving innovations and exceeding customer expectations in inkjet, visual communications, wearables and robotics.
Groupe Média TFO presents IDÉLLO, a dynamic multilevel digital platform designed to cater and adapt to different types of learning. IDÉLLO brings teachers, early childhood educators, students and parents an array of resources and functions that satisfy the desire for new ways to learn. IDÉLLO offers thousands of rich, up-to-date educational resources in French, as well as functions and a workspace that encourage communication between communities of users with common interests.
Groupe Média TFO is a premium destination for audiences seeking educational and cultural content in French. It offers stimulating experiences and award-winning content, always at the forefront of digital learning. TFO serves 2 million students and 30,000 teachers across Ontario and Canada.
CIPS, Canada’s Association of I.T. Professionals, offers Networking opportunities, Certification of IT professionals (I.S.P. and ITCP certifications), Accreditation of IT Post-Secondary programs, a niche IT Job Board, a voice to government, and represents Canadian IT professionals in international forums, encouraging and facilitating on-going professional development and safeguarding the public interest.
The Canadian Network for Innovation in Education (CNIE) is a national organization of professionals committed to excellence in the provision of innovation in education in Canada. Our inclusive culture welcomes all of those interested in examining innovation in education from our K-12 systems, post-secondary organizations, private training and professional development and those involved in industry – our goal is to provide a space for dialogue, collaboration and innovation!
The mission of EdTech Digest is to tell the story of 21st-century education transformation. By sharing cool tools, fascinating interviews, relevant trends and voices from the field, we hope to inspire learners and leaders everywhere, to get workable technology solutions for education widely known about and well thought of, to reshape the education culture and to create a new and better future for students.