Discovery Parks has a long history of supporting the technology industry in British Columbia. Our current Mission and Vision demonstrate Discovery’s continued commitment to the technology industry in British Columbia.
Current initiatives include:
A 5,000 sqft incubator space available to high tech startup companies on a competitive basis. An initiative developed between Discovery Parks and the City of Vancouver in 2011, early-stage technology companies apply to win 12 months of free workspace at 887 Great Northern Way.
Competition details and companies can be found here.
A registered charity whose aim is to educate BC technology entrepreneurs about the business skills and knowledge needed to grow world-scale, BC-based companies. Discovery Parks gives a significant portion of its profits to
Discovery Foundation yearly. Find more information here.
Sponsorship and Collaboration
Discovery Parks has active relationships and provides support to technology industry associations including:
We are also a yearly supporter of the Sanofi BioGENEius competition. Participating as part of the BC judges panel and providing the “Commercialization Award”.
Management and Board members participate at the Board level for some of these organizations to reinforce Discovery’s presence, knowledge and usefulness to the technology community.