So far, the following companies have confirmed their attendance. Many more is expected in the next two weeks!

Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company. Committed to delivering innovation, Accenture collaborates with its clients to help them become high-performance businesses and governments. With deep industry and business process expertise, broad global reserves and a proven track record, Accenture can mobilize the right people, skills, and technologies to help clients improve their performance.

ACL Services
Thousands of clients in a wide range of industries and institutions around the world have used ACL software and services to ensure the accuracy, reliability, and integrity of data and transactions to improve their financial and operational performance. The clarity and certainty that ACL software and expertise provide further enable organizations to leverage data and transactions into reliable information for better decision-making.

Business Objects
Business Objects is a global business intelligence (BI) software company, with more than 30,000 customers - including over 80 percent of the Fortune 500 - and a network of more than 3,000 partners and resellers. Companies in every industry use our products and services to track, understand, and manage information. Our customers - from small businesses to top international corporations - benefit from the industry's largest services and support team, a powerful research and development organization, and the efforts of more than 3,800 employees worldwide.

Dyaptive Systems
Dyaptive Systems is dedicated to fundamentally improving CDMA and WCDMA network and infrastructure test and optimization technology. The company develops, sells, and supports state-of-the-art load and performance test equipment for cellular base station manufacturers and network operators around the world.

Faronics develops and markets intelligent utilities for absolute control of multi-user computing environments. Faronics’ flagship solution, Deep Freeze, protects over five million workstations worldwide. Our user-driven, powerful technology innovations benefit educational institutions, libraries, government organizations and corporations.

Headquartered in London, HSBC Holdings plc is one of the largest banking and financial services organisations in the world. The HSBC Group's international network comprises some 9,700 offices in 77 countries and territories in Europe, the Asia-Pacific region, the Americas, the Middle East and Africa. With listings on the London, Hong Kong, New York and Paris stock exchanges, shares in HSBC Holdings plc are held by around 190,000 shareholders in some 100 countries and territories. The shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange in the form of American Depositary Receipts. Through a global network linked by advanced technology, including a rapidly growing e-commerce capability, HSBC provides a comprehensive range of financial services: personal, commercial, corporate, investment and private banking; trade services; cash management; treasury and capital markets services; insurance; consumer and business finance; pension and investment fund management; trustee services; and securities and custody services.

The Graphic Communications Group at Kodak provides customers with breakthrough products and services designed to operate in blended production and printing environments. The company offers the broadest portfolio of technologies, products and services for the graphic communications market. Kodak’s solutions include image capture systems; professional color, copydot, and high-speed document scanning systems; workflow and color management software; thermal imaging devices for film, plates, and proofs; high-quality proofing media, printing plates, and recording film; high-volume continuous inkjet printing systems; digital color and black-and-white presses; wide-format inkjet printers; data storage products; and professional services.

Illuminated Technologies
Illuminated Technologies provides business technology consulting services and systems support to businesses in Western Canada and Washington State. Our focus is technology investment management. We work closely with our customers to develop and implement solutions that meet their business requirements and provide real, quantifiable ROI. Our success is a result of our dedication to meeting our customers' needs and our ability to deliver increased business value over time.

Intrinsyc Software
Intrinsyc Software is a mobility software and services company. Our technologies and services make it possible for companies to identify and create innovative solutions that make mobile devices connect and work. Intrinsyc Software’s unique experience enables companies to deliver winning mobile devices and solutions that build stronger and more profitable businesses.

MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates
MDA provides advanced information solutions that capture and process vast amounts of data, produce essential information, and improve the decision making and operational performance of business and government organizations worldwide. MDA is focused primarily on land and property related information solutions for two major market sectors, each offering strong repeat business potential, the Financial Services sector and the Surveillance and Intelligence sector. To these markets, MDA delivers a broad spectrum of information solutions including complex operational systems, tailored information services and electronic information products.

At Microsoft, we're motivated and inspired every day by how our customers use our software to find creative solutions to business problems, develop breakthrough ideas, and stay connected to what's most important to them. We run our business in much the same way, and believe our three core business divisions offer the greatest potential to serve our customers. They are Platform Products and Services Division, including the Windows Client Group, Server and Tools Group, and MSN Group; Business Division, including the Information Worker Group and Microsoft Business Solutions Group; and Entertainment and Devices Division, including the Home and Entertainment Group and the Mobile and Embedded Devices Group

Nokia is a world leader in mobile communications, driving the growth and sustainability of the broader mobility industry. Nokia connects people to each other and the information that matters to them with easy-to-use and innovative products like mobile phones, devices and solutions for imaging, games, media and businesses.

Orbital Technologies
Orbital Technologies Inc. is an established and trusted leader in custom software development services. At Orbital, we specialize in developing software for software companies. We work with many of the world's leading technology and software companies to develop custom software components or entire applications for often complex or resource intensive projects.

PMC Sierra
PMC-Sierra is a leading provider of broadband communications and storage semiconductors for enterprise, access, metro, storage, wireless infrastructure and customer premises equipment. The company offers worldwide technical and sales support, including a network of offices throughout North America, Europe and Asia.

Radical Entertainment
Radical is one of North America’s largest game developers. With more than a decade of hit titles like Simpsons Hit & Run, the Hulk, and soon to be released Scarface, the commitment to our partners and our players continues to set us apart. We treat a property with the reverence it deserves and gamers demand. In our 50,000 square foot Vancouver facility Radical brings the talent, tools and technology together to create entertainment that captures the world’s imagination.

Safe Software
Founded in 1993, Safe Software is the industry leading provider of spatial data interoperability solutions. Safe Software's flagship Feature Manipulation Engine (FME) software allows users to work seamlessly between a variety of popular GIS data formats and databases.

TELUS Corporation is one of Canada's leading providers of data, Internet Protocol (IP), voice and wireless communications services. We provide and integrate a full range of communications products and services that connect Canadians to the world. Our strategy is to unleash the power of the Internet to deliver the best solutions to Canadians at home, in the workplace and on the move.

UBC E-portfolio
e-Portfolios are personalized, web-based collections of work, responses to work and reflections that are used to demonstrate key skills and accomplishments for a variety of contexts and time periods. The Campus-wide e-Portfolio Project is a two-layered initiative consisting of a pilot project of multiple departments and faculties accompanied by the development of an e-Portfolio Community of Practice. Together they are exploring the potential of e-Portfolios in a variety of contexts. In one year, we've transitioned from five to nine pilots running in both academic and administrative units.