Fluxible 2016 Sponsors

Sincere thanks to our sponsors for supporting Canada’s UX community. As a volunteer-run event, 100% of these sponsorship contributions go towards making Fluxible a success.

Supremium Sponsor

Boltmade is a Web + mobile application development shop based in Waterloo, Canada. Clients range from early stage startups where product strategy, design and development are intertwined to established enterprises with complex requirements.

Platinum Sponsors

Communitech is Waterloo Region’s hub for the commercialization of innovative technologies. Over the years, we have supported and helped build a tech cluster of nearly 1,000 companies that now generates more than $30 billion in revenue. We support tech companies at all stages of their growth and development to create greater numbers of successful global businesses for Ontario and Canada.

Whether you’re starting or growing your tech business, Communitech can provide access to world-class coaching and mentoring, talent, capital, professional development opportunities, connections, and much more!

D2L (Desire2Learn) is the software leader that makes learning experiences better. The company’s cloud-based platform, Brightspace, is easy to use, flexible, and smart. With Brightspace, organizations can personalize the experience for every learner to deliver real results.

Shopify Plus is a SaaS-based ecommerce solution for high growth, high volume merchants. Huh? That might be the Wall Street description, but here’s the real story: through an incredible attention to detail and passion for success, Shopify Plus supports, empowers and enables fast growing brands, large retailers and merchants to win.

TD helps more than 11 million customers across Canada bank, save, run their businesses, invest, and manage their finances at every stage of life! TD has two technology spaces in Waterloo Region: our TD Lab at Communitech, and our new technology center #TD55. You can engage with our local teams via @TDLab.

The telecom industry has far too long been dominated by the big, the bureaucratic, and the unimaginative. Now is the time for someone to take this industry on with something better. TextNow is changing this landscape by providing what others cannot: a better user experience, better customer service, continual innovation, and most importantly — transparent pricing. In short, providing millions with a better alternative to traditional wireless service.

Established in 1911, Wilfrid Laurier University is a leader in integrated and engaged learning, which connects academic programming to the local community and the world around us. The university has campuses in Waterloo and Brantford, as well as locations in Kitchener, Toronto and Chongqing, China.

Gold Sponsors

Google Developers is your source for announcements, protips from product experts, and the resources to support your development efforts.

Igloo is a modern intranet. Our cloud platform is flexible, configurable, and easy to use. Put simply, Igloo is an intranet you’ll actually like.

Intel Security has a vision. Technology has the power to enrich the life of everyone. To transform how we live and work. But as technology becomes more deeply integrated into life, security must be more deeply integrated into technology. By combining the security expertise of McAfee with the innovation, performance, and trust of Intel, this vision is becoming a reality.

Silver Sponsors

Balsamiq is the maker of Mockups — the rapid wireframing software that combines the simplicity of paper sketching with the power of a digital tool so that teams can focus on what’s important. Balsamiq is a small and personable company that competes on usability and customer service. Balsamiq believes work should be fun, and that life is too short for bad software.

The City of Waterloo is known internationally as a creative, innovative, and entrepreneurial community. In addition to our renowned cultural industries, Waterloo is also home to a vibrant arts, culture and heritage sector that boasts hundreds of independent media and visual artists, performers, and writers.

The City of Kitchener, located in southwestern Ontario, Canada, has hosted Fluxible events since the beginning in 2012. And it’s a great fit, as the City’s Economic Development Strategy recognizes user experience as significant to a strong diversified economy, a key driver of local innovation in all industries, and a source of cultural vitality for the community.

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