The iTech is a reputable conference and exhibition for IT professionals which is held annually in the major technology cities including Toronto, Vancouver, Calgary, Montreal and Edmonton. This year, the iTech WEST conference is held virtually with the exhibition of 15 companies in the technology section. The event focuses on the development and sustainability of infrastructure, cloud, data centre, security and mobility.

This was an amazing chance for everyone who are looking for professional connection, business partners and solutions for concerns existing in the technology field. Transform Smarter team has participated the online iTech WEST event on November 12th, 2020 to update about current market situation, and collect data for future strategy to adapt to new changes.

The speaker’s presentations are organized by company and in form of presentation video via Zoom. The pandemic has made many changes in the way we work so far, but this form of conference is quite useful when the number of participants in each presentation are not limited.

The iTech WEST gathered tech organizations from Western provinces including Alberta and British Columbia and also American-based companies such as:

  • Darktrace: a cyber-AI company
  • NEARZERO Discovery: an eDiscovery service provider
  • DELL Technologies: a large privately controlled technology company
  • UBC Master of Engineering Leadership in Dependable Software: the association of University of British Columbia engineers
  • Calgary ITPro Community Association (CIC): an active organization with over 1,800 members which promotes the professional development in the IT industry in Southern Alberta

This event has brought many interesting topics varies from system reinforcement to personnel support. It helps boost the development of technology across Canada, our neighbor countries and also other countries on other continents.