With double-digit growth in tech talent over the last five years and an ‘A’ grade for the quality of labour force, Calgary tops the list of mid-sized Canadian tech markets in CBRE’s 2020 Scoring Canadian Tech Talent report.
Innovation in Calgary is accelerating at a rapid rate. From software to hardware and services, digital transformation is quickly becoming the largest driver of new solutions and technology investments among Calgary industries.
In Calgary, doing industry-disrupting work in tech and enjoying an amazing quality of life go hand in hand. With a thriving innovation ecosystem hiring across all industries, a friendly business culture and vibrant cultural scene, along with easy access to the Rocky Mountains, it’s no surprise Calgary’s been ranked the most livable city in North America by the Economist Intelligence Unit for the past decade (2009-2019).
See what it’s like to work in Canada’s most adventurous tech city, where you can Live Tech and Love Life.
Tech Headlines From Calgary
- Alberta now home to 3,000 tech companies; new report shows an industry hitting its stride
- Attabotics, Amii, AltaML partner to develop AI solutions solutions for supply chains
- PayShepard secures $700,000 to expand its contractor billing solution across Canada, US
3 Tech Employers in Calgary
Attabotics provides a robotic warehousing and fulfillment system that has the potential to redefine the market. Instead of developing technology to speed the human workload, Attabotics is a robotic-centric storage and retrieval system. A goods to person system that can be deployed in a smaller space, for a smaller entry level cost, providing industry leading throughput and an opportunity to redefine the warehouse space from large, hub and spoke systems, to small, agile, nodal delivery stations.
Founded in 2016, Symend’s platform is purpose built to serve complex global enterprises in telecommunications, financial services, utilities and media. Symend is headquartered in Calgary and privately held, with global operations across Canada, the United States, Latin America and Asia-Pacific.
StellarAlgo’s proprietary Software-as-a-Service Data Platform™ enables live audience businesses to discover, understand, and connect with their fans. StellarAlgo is uniquely positioned to help organizations quickly and cost-effectively organize, analyze, and leverage the data they need to make successful business decisions in order to create the world’s best live event experiences.
Calgary Economic Development
Calgary Economic Development works with business, government and community partners to position Calgary as the location of choice for the purpose of attracting business investment, fostering trade and growing Calgary’s workforce.