Technology and Innovation Shine in Kamloops at Tech Fest 2018!

Technology and Innovation Shine in Kamloops at Tech Fest 2018!


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 Thursday September 13, 2018
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Technology and Innovation Shine in Kamloops at Tech Fest 2018!

KAMLOOPS, BC., – Celebrating tech innovators, entrepreneurs, agitators, and supporters, Kamloops Innovation is hosting the first ever Tech Fest 2018 on Friday, September 14, 2018.

Held at Kamloops Heritage Railway Tech Fest 2018 is a chance to catch up on the latest innovations from local and regional tech companies in a unique environment. Station Plaza’s outdoor courtyard will feature tech companies showing off their latest, along with live music, food trucks, cash bar – and a chance to ride the “Spirit of Innovation” steam locomotive (aka the historic 2141) with themed cars presented by sponsors BCLC, the City of Kamloops, Thompson Rivers University and iTel Networks.

  • Talk with innovative tech founders, demo virtual reality, pet a robotic dog and see how 3D scanners work
  • Sample tasty treats from The Waffle Laundry, Frenchies Poutinerie and Happy Camper
  • Enjoy a refreshing craft beer or glass of wine from the cash bar hosted by Red Beard
  • Hop aboard the “Spirit of Innovation” for a sunset ride, with themed cars, music, and other surprises

The event runs from 5 – 9 PM at Kamloops Heritage Railway, 510 Lorne Street (entry at the easterly parking lot).

Tickets are $25 and must be purchased in advance for this 19+ event. Visit: https://kamloopsinnovation.ca/techfest/

Sponsors include: BCLC, the City of Kamloops, Thompson Rivers University, iTel Networks, Kamloops Heritage Railway, Aequilibrium, KTWDigital, Venture Kamloops and many others. Please see the website for details.

About Kamloops Innovation

Kamloops Innovation is a technology business accelerator offering programs that guide, coach and mentor early-stage ventures; shared office spaces and technology community events. Kamloops Innovation is a non-profit society that serves the Central Interior region of BC. Visit http://kamloopsinnovation.ca/