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
- Calgary ‘Unicorn’ Benevity Sells Majority Stake For $1.1 Billion
- Properly Receives $100 Million In Financing To Fuel Tech-Enabled Home Buying Process
- Calgary’s Attabotics To Receive $34 Million From Federal Government
3 Tech Employers in Calgary
Symend’s customer engagement platform leverages AI and machine learning to automate processes around debt resolution for telcos, banks, and utilities. Headquartered in Calgary, Symend recently raised $73 million for R&D and international market expansion.
Attabotics is the world’s first 3D robotics supply chain system for modern commerce. One of Fast Company’s world’s 50 most innovative companies, Attabotics has been adopted by major brands including luxury department store Nordstrom, and other retailers across apparel, grocery, food & beverage, and home goods.
Neo empowers people to get the most out of their money and time. They’re a tech company reimagining everyday banking from the ground up to create rewarding experiences and build community for all Canadians.
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.