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Ottawa Pitchfest 2015 Preparation

This past week has been extremely busy for the SimWave team. With Pitchfest this Friday, we have been busy preparing everything for the virtual reality booth’s first public appearance. Today, we had Dymech Engineering come down to the office to help tear down the...

RedBull Gift of Wings Recipients

  With PitchFest coming up on November 20th and our open house on December 10th, the team has been working away, day and night in preparation. It was perfect timing when Red Bull showed up this morning to give us the ‪Gift of Wings by supplying us with...

Ottawa Tourism Demonstration

Today we had Catherine and Jantine come to the office for a demonstration of our virtual reality booth. With all of the buzz surrounding Ottawa for the 2017 celebrations for Canada’s 150th birthday we wanted to chat with them in hopes of collaborating and creating...

Diefenbunker Museum Visit

After having Henriette to the office for a demonstration 3 weeks ago, we decided it would be best to go down to the museum that began building in 1959, and check out the space ourselves. Matt had the opportunity to receive a personal tour of the museum and was able to...

Metro News Ottawa Interview

For the past few months we have been in contact with Joe Lofaro from Metro News Ottawa. He has been following our story from the beginning when we did not even have our wooden virtual reality booth. Today, Joe came down to the office to ask us some questions for the...

Diefenbunker Demonstration

Today we had Henriette from the Diefenbunker Museum over to the office for a demonstration of our virtual reality booth. We had the chance to speak about some of the ideas that she had for using our technology, most notably, creating something for her award winning...

Ottawa Pitchfest Meeting

  It is official, we are going to the first ever Ottawa Pitchfest on November 20th at the Aberdeen Pavilion. After meeting with Joe and giving him a demonstration of our virtual reality booth we decided SimWave Consulting would be a great fit for the exhibition....

IRAP Award

SimWave Consulting has been awarded funding through the Industrial Research Assistance Program for the research and development of 3D models for our experiences and the helmet we are creating for our virtual reality booth. The helmet will encompass the Leap Motion...