Virtual Connection Day: The Columbia Basin

    Free one-on-one virtual meeting with a technology expert to help your business survive and thrive

    Our world is facing unprecedented times, customers are buying goods and services in different ways and businesses need to adapt.

    The Basin Business Advisors (BBA) program, KAST (Kootenay Association for Science and Technology) and BC Tech are offering small to medium-sized businesses in the Columbia Basin a free one-on-one virtual meeting with a technology expert to learn what tools and tactics you can adopt to help your company in this uncertain time.

    Who is it for?

    For small to medium-sized companies in non-tech industries in the Columbia Basin looking to learn about what technologies to adopt to reach customers and generate sales.

    What is it?

    Companies who take part in the Virtual Connection Day will be connected with a technology expert through a one-hour virtual meeting. The technology expert will be able to conduct a short review of your business and make suggestions on new technologies and processes to adopt.

    Choose from one of three key focus areas:


    Connect with new customers and get more sales

    Who is this for: Any company who wants to ensure sales remain steady and to reach new customers

    • Optimize your website to focus on getting you sales
    • Learn how to use social media to convert customers
    • Find out how paid advertising works
    • Learn how to develop your businesses web presence


    Sell your products online

    Who is this for: Bricks and mortar shops who wish to be able to sell their products online to current and new customers

    • Learn which e-commerce platforms are right for your business to generate sales
    • Find out the opportunities e-commerce platforms can have on your business in the long term


    Plan for the future to maintain team productivity

    Who is this for: Businesses who want to ensure productivity remains high while employees work from home

    • Find out what digital tools and best practices enable smooth remote working for teams
    • Optimize your systems for strong sales pipelines


    • The BC Tech Virtual Connection Day is free for participants.

    To learn more

    • Apply now for the Virtual Connection Day here by July 17th at noon, 2020
    • If you have any questions, email