VRTO 2017 – Highlights from Toronto’s Virtual Reality Convention

VRTO 2017 – Highlights from Toronto’s Virtual Reality Convention

Sci-fi authors and futurologists have long dreamed of environments and entire worlds existing purely in virtuality - and for the first time in history, technology has caught up to that dream. From June 24-26, 2017, the VRTO Virtual Reality Toronto convention brought hundreds of VR aficionados to Toronto to discuss the future of our reality in the virtual [...]

Dynamic Design Duo Anton & Irene Get Real About Work Life Balance – VR Interview

Dynamic Design Duo Anton & Irene Get Real About Work Life Balance – VR Interview

World-renowned design duo Anton and Irene quit their day jobs and started their own design studio. Now they travel the world and pursue the passion projects they've always wanted to create. Watch the interview in 360 or VR!

GIVEAWAY: Two Tickets for the International UAV Show December 6-7!

GIVEAWAY: Two Tickets for the International UAV Show December 6-7!

I am thrilled to be giving away two tickets to the inaugural International UAV show to two of my Toronto-based readers!

Trendy Techie’s Guide to the Grace Hopper Celebration

Trendy Techie’s Guide to the Grace Hopper Celebration

The Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing is the Mecca for women in technology. Taking place in Houston this year, GHC will attract 15,000 attendees for three days jam-packed with hundreds of technical sessions, career talks, company events, and research presentations from technology's most prominent thought leaders. For many attendees, Grace Hopper is their first conference, [...]

Inspiring Future Women in Science at Perimeter Institute

Inspiring Future Women in Science at Perimeter Institute

On April 15, 2016, 200 young female leaders arrived at the Perimeter Institute for the Inspiring Future Women in Science conference. An inspiring day of talks from women in STEM careers awaited them, along with a candid address by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. I am honoured to have given a keynote address at this conference.

Highlights from the 2015 Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing

Highlights from the 2015 Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing

"You are building the future - build the one you want to live in." Inspiration was rife and passion was tangible in the air at the annual Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing, held this year in Houston, Texas. This GHC brought in a record-smashing number of attendees - over 12,000 women and men in [...]

//build Tour Toronto

//build Tour Toronto

This year Microsoft's //build conference in San Francisco brought on technical training and advanced looks at many of Microsoft's exciting new developments including improved Windows 10 features and, of course, the futuristic and fascinating HoloLens (read my post about HoloLens here). To follow the main event, Microsoft sent top evangelists on the //build tour, which comprised of 22 mini [...]