Where Tech
Meets West

INNOVATEwest is a multi-sector conference & exposition where tech & business innovation converge.


Connect, Learn, Discover and Grow with thousands of tech and business leaders at INNOVATEwest.

Enjoy matchmaking, networking, lead generation, business development and so much more, amongst the West’s greatest thought leaders and innovators.

INNOVATEwest is designed to offer value for a wide range of industry players. There’s something for everyone. Discover and build the experience best suited for you.

Benefits of


groundbreaking and cutting-edge technology through live demonstrations, the pitch competition, the expo’s neighbourhood and more. 


from top thought-provoking tech & business leaders, inspiring keynotes and the latest emerging technologies. 



and network with your next biggest customers, business solution providers, industry leaders, investors and decision-makers.


your knowledge, connections, opportunities and your business.


INNOVATEwest (IW) breaks down geographical and industry silos. We’re bringing diverse attendee bases of startups, investors and corporate decision-makers together!

AI, CleanTech, FinTech, HealthTech, BioTech, VFX, VR/AR/Meta, AgTech, Quantum, DeepTech, Gaming and more…

You’ll learn about the latest cutting-edge technologies, investment and business development opportunities and meet the players that are making things happen!

5000+ attendees

1000+ companies

uniting the top thought leaders and trailblazers across the west

Experience INNOVATEwest

Exposition & Attractions

  • Hack-a-thon for charity
  • Live “Grizzly Pursuit” Pitch Finales
  • Live Tech Demo Stage
  • Masterclass Workshops
  • Keynote Speakers
  • Startup Lane
  • Over 150 exhibitors


  • VIP Networking Reception
  • Women in Tech Content Mingler
  • Tech Bash Party
  • Exposition Happy Hour Socializer
  • CEO/Founders Breakfast
  • Founder-Funder Matchmaking
  • Founder-Industry Buyer Matchmaking Program
  • Receptions, parties, off-sites


Over 80 keynotes, panel discussions, workshops and fireside chats.

  • Digital business transformation
  • Enterprise software solutions
  • Datafication, big data & analytics
  • Sustainability
  • Future & culture workforce
  • Diversity, equality & inclusion
  • Deep tech & future innovation
  • Investments & growth
  • Metaverse, AR/VR

Locally Grown, Spanning Borders

At its core, INNOVATEwest is a community-driven conference & exposition founded locally on the Canadian West Coast as a powerful platform for connecting leaders of tech innovation. While we are proud of our Canadian roots, our vision and impact spans borders – uniting across provinces, territories and states.

Calling all tech startups!

Do you want to meet investors and generate brand awareness? Consider our Startup Lane Packages!

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Lead Gen Opportunities

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Summits @ INNOVATEwest

Lead Gen Opportunities

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