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About us

 
 

Want more info? Be sure to take a look at our 2017-18 Welcome Package.

The UBC Business Technology Network, known as the BizTech, was founded in 2007 by a group of students who were passionate about business and technology. With the strong support from the MIS Division, BizTech has a longstanding history of creating a unique community that connects resourceful professionals from the tech industry, world-class faculty members, and passionate students altogether. Being the only official undergraduate club in both business and technology field, BizTech strives to promote the importance of applying and integrating technology into business, and seeks to bridge the never-ending opportunities in the ever-changing business and technology world.

The UBC Business Technology Network is a community consisting of resourceful industry professionals, world-class faculty members, and talented students. Together, we seek to bridge the never-ending opportunities in technology to the ever-changing business world. We strive to promote active interest and awareness of Business Technology Management and Computer Science from a business perspective.

 

2016/17 CLUB Impact:

400 members. 26+ partners. 20 events.

1 award.

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OUR MISSION

We strive to foster an active community of passionate business technology students and professionals through
impactful learning opportunities, enduring relationships, and interactive industry engagements.

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OUR COMMITMENTS

WE STRIVE TO PROVIDE ALL MEMBERS WITH THE FOLLOWING:

1. IMPACTFUL LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES

  • Diverse learning opportunities (workshops, speaker series, conferences, competitions) to cater to different methods of learning.
  • Exposure to experiences that will best prepare BizTech Members for a career in the business technology industry.

2. LONG-LASTING RELATIONSHIPS

  • Direct integration with the MIS department and Alumni Network to cultivate a unique learning environment.

  • Valuable mentorship opportunities with successful businessprofessionals in the industry.

  • Establish meaningful connections with like-minded students in the business and technology fields.

3. INTERACTIVE INDUSTRY ENGAGEMENTS

  • Engage and learn from business technology leaders to gain valuable industry insights and understand key factors for success in the industry.
  • Direct, exclusive engagements with leading business and/or technology firms to learn about business technology career options and participate

Our key audiences are students with the following designations:

  • Business Technology Management (BTM), either first or second option
  • Business & Computer Science (BUCS)
  • Computer Science/Computer Engineering students with a passion for business
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JOIN US

See a space missing here that would fit you perfectly? Let us know, feel free to contact us and let us know how you can help us.
We'll occasionally be posting job postings here and on our Facebook page, so keep an eye out for upcoming positions!