Joy Johnson, SFU’s vice-president, research and international, selected to speak at the 2018 #BCTECH Summit on Harnessing the Power of Data for Innovation.


Harnessing the power of data for innovation

May 10, 2018

Those attending the 2018 #BCTECH Summit from May 14-16—the largest technology conference in Western Canada—will come together to explore how technology is driving cross-industry growth and change. 

Simon Fraser University’s Vice-President, Research and International, Joy Johnson will speak at #BCTECH, discussing how SFU recognized – early on – an emerging field that holds enormous potential for innovation: Big Data.

Along with moderator, Kim Logan, Business Development Director, Internet of Things at Telus, Johnson will explain and discuss how using data to inform decisions sounds simple, but takes a team, a process, and an understanding of the data’s true potential to access results.

Don’t miss the #BCTECH session, ‘Harnessing the Power of Data for Innovation’ with Joy Johnson and Kim Logan on Tuesday, May 15.

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