The Technology Industry on Vancouver Island
Technology production includes the manufacturing of components for aerospace, medical equipment, pharmaceutical equipment, and computer equipment. Technology services include software development, telecommunications, and Internet and computer systems. Consultants and specialists in scientific research and development are also present in this sector. Job growth in these activities has outpaced the average employment growth on Vancouver Island.
The two main technology organizations on Vancouver Island are Innovation Island and VIATEC. Visit their websites for more information on the technology industry on Vancouver Island.
For more information on this industry, consult recent editions of VIEA’s State of the Island Economic Report.