mistic230The Mid-Island Science, Technology, and Innovation Council (MISTIC) is having their fourth annual Science, Technology, and Innovation Awards presentation at the Vancouver Island Conference Centre in Nanaimo on Thursday, November 5, 2009. This gala event will highlight the achievements of local individuals or businesses in thirteen award categories representing:

  • ASTTBC Technology Leadership Award
  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • Aquaculture – Fin Fish
  • Aquaculture – Shell Fish
  • Engineering
  • Environmental Technology
  • Food and Beverage
  • Health Science
  • Island SRED Excellence in Innovation
  • Information Technology
  • New Media
  • Software Development
  • Value-added Products

This is a unique opportunity for Mid and North Island business and community members to step forward and support the local businesses within our region by either submitting a nomination, becoming a sponsor, or attending the gala awards banquet, which will provide those present with the opportunity to network among their peers and leaders in industry. Tickets are $65 per person.

MISTIC has information on award categories, plus online forms to submit a nomination, become a sponsor, or purchase tickets. The nomination deadline is October 2, 2009. For more information, call 250-753-8324.