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Speakers Announced for 15th Annual Healthcare Summit

April 21st, 2015

Experts announced from CGI, IBM, Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research, SAS, TELUS and many more. Kelowna – April 21, 2015 – In healthcare, new technology is developed and implemented to offer new opportunities for patient benefit, but these developments can often change current business models. In a competitive marketplace, this can produce significant cost […]

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Expert’s Corner: Healthcare Q&A with Mal Griffin

April 17th, 2015

Expert’s Corner with Mal Griffin: #HealthSummit15 In anticipation of the 15th Annual Healthcare Summit, Reboot is excited to present “Expert’s Corner”, a series of blog posts featuring outstanding healthcare leaders and professionals who will be speaking at the summit in June. Read on for a glimpse of what the Healthcare Summit is all about… We […]

Mal Griffin - Chief Information Officer and Corporate Director, Service Innovation, Interior Health

Malcolm (Mal) Griffin was appointed to the position of Chief Information Officer (CIO) and Corporate Director, Service Innovation at the Interior Health Authority in December 2012. Previously, Mal was the Regional Director Laboratory Services and CIO (April 2010) and Acting Vice President, Clinical Services and CIO (April 2011 through March 2012). Mal was first appointed […]

Youth Series: Internet Safety as Educationally Mandatory

February 6th, 2015

Internet Safety as Educationally Mandatory I recently acquired my “New Driver” License in British Columbia. Getting this license required more work than I originally anticipated. I needed to read a book about driving, get lessons from my neighbour, have a practice test, and convince my adjudicator I was fit to be driving on the roads […]

Erinne Paisley - Student, Reynolds Secondary School

Erinne Paisley is currently a grade 11 student at Reynolds Secondary in Victoria B.C., where she is involved in Leadership, Vital Youth, Principal’s Advisory, Open for Change, Reynolds Eco-action, Outdoors Club, and the school’s Peer Mentor program. Erinne is also the founder of actionNow, a student-led group whose mandate is to focus on creating positive […]

Expert’s Corner: Privacy & Security Q&A with Faiz Abdulla

February 5th, 2015

Expert’s Corner with Faiz Abdulla: #PSV2015 In anticipation of the 16th Annual Privacy & Security Conference, Reboot is excited to present “Expert’s Corner”, a series of blog posts featuring outstanding privacy & security leaders and professionals who will be speaking at the conference in February. Read on for a glimpse of what the Privacy & […]

Faiz Abdulla - CEO, PaySavvy

Faiz Abdulla is the Co-founder and CEO of PaySavvy Inc. PaySavvy is a national human capital management provider that offers cloud-based payroll, human resource, and time and labour management software based in Vancouver, BC. It is one of only four payroll providers endorsed by the CRA. Faiz is passionate about changing the story around cloud-based […]

Bette-Jo Hughes: Avoid the Click-Wrap Trap

February 4th, 2015

Avoid the Click-Wrap Trap There is always talk about the potential and actual consequences of new, emerging technologies. In fact, it usually forms the basis of the discussion of these new technologies: – “can you believe how much cheaper/easier/faster things are going to be?”, or “don’t you think things will be more invasive/less secure/harder to […]

Bette-Jo Hughes - Associate Deputy Minister and Government Chief Information Officer, Ministry of Technology, Innovation and Citizens' Services, Province of British Columbia

Bette-Jo has been the Chief Information Officer for the Province of British Columbia since October 2012. The Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO) plays a leadership role in promoting and guiding the management of government information as a strategic business asset, and supporting technology infrastructure as a key enabler of business transformation. Prior to […]