Entries by Karen

Join us for Virtual Connection Day: Columbia Basin on July 24

Apply now for a free 1:1 virtual meeting with a tech expert to help your business survive and thrive Our world is facing unprecedented times, customers are buying goods and services in different ways and businesses need to adapt. The Basin Business Advisors (BBA) program, KAST (Kootenay Association for Science and Technology), Columbia Basin Trust and BC Tech Association are offering small to […]

Nelson Innovation Centre Set To Open On July 14, 2020

After years of planning, funding applications, feasibility studies and community engagement, the Nelson Innovation Centre, managed by KAST (Kootenay Association for Science & Technology), is set to open on July 14, 2020. Nelson Innovation Centre (NiC) is a true community hub: a place for tech and tech-enabled entrepreneurs and businesses to connect with one another […]

Nelson Innovation Centre Wants to Showcase Local Art

Nelson Innovation Centre (NiC), opening summer 2020,  is a true community hub: a place for tech and tech-enabled entrepreneurs and businesses to connect with one another and get the support they need through programming and referral services to take their businesses to a new level. Help Us Bring the Space to Life   This is […]

Pushing the Limits of Innovation, Design & Restoration in Railtown

With the opening date of the KAST’s Nelson Innovation Centre (NiC) just around the corner, crews are working hard to put the finishing touches on a building rehabilitation that has continued to push the limits of innovative design and restoration in Nelson’s Railtown District. NiC is a true community hub. It’s a place for people […]

A Big Year for Kootenay Tech

The Kootenays have always been innovative. One only needs to take a quick look around to understand this wild and magical region is home to people creating their own work, inventing new jobs and living out their dreams. It’s an awesome place where people are happily co-existing in the most creative of ways. Some are […]