This article originally appeared on TechVibes.
Today, the Canadian Innovation Exchange announced the 2015 roster of 20 innovative technology companies that have been inducted into the annual CIX Top 20 program.
Companies are chosen by a selection committee made up of technology experts and investors from across the country.
The 2015 CIX Top 20 are (in alphabetical order):
- Aislelabs, Toronto
- Beagle, Kitchener
- Control, Vancouver
- LeadSift, Halifax
- Miovision, Kitchener
- PiinPoint, Kitchener
- Plooto, Toronto
- Plum.io, Waterloo
- Q4 Web Systems, Toronto
- Redtree Robotics, Waterloo
- RtTech Software, Moncton
- Rubikloud Technologies, Toronto
- SilkStart Technology, Victoria
- SkySquirrel Technologies, Halifax
- Statflo, Toronto
- Synbiota, Toronto
- Thalmic Labs, Kitchener
- ThinkData Works, Toronto
- Trulioo, Vancouver
- Venzee, Vancouver
"This year's Top 20 is one of our most impressive cohorts to date," said Robert Montgomery, Co-Chair of CIX. “We have many industries represented and we believe - especially in an election year - that these companies personify the potential Canada has to become a global innovation leader.”
Past Top 20 alumni include Achievers, Breather, D-Wave, Figure 1, Frank & Oak, Influitive, Kobo Books, UrtheCast, Vidyard, and Wattpad.