Technology News and Events
SAIT's School for Advanced Digital Technology prepares students, citizens, and our communities for the promise of a digital society. Here, we'll share articles, case studies, resources, and digital trends that are shaping the future — and put them in context so you can action them today.
5 in-demand tech careers that get you hired
According to a new study by the Alberta Enterprise Corporation, our province is now home to 3,000 tech companies — that’s an increase of 233% since 2012. But what does it mean for career opportunities?
What works recap: So you want to start a podcast
SAIT alumni share their podcasting know-how — from conception to production.
Why you should consider a Product Management career
Product Managers are problem-solvers, question-askers, and innovators. They are smart, creative, entrepreneurial people asking and challenging, “why are we doing it this way, and how can we do it better?”
DQ 101: Digital Rights
Rules and regulations can feel more allusive in the digital world, but online actions have real-world consequences. Discover why understanding Digital Rights is crucial to using technology. This article explores how Digital Rights manifests at each maturity level — Citizen, Creator and Competitor
DQ 101: Digital Literacy
In the same way you need basic knowledge to read and write — you need foundational skills to use digital tools and platforms to take part in our increasingly tech-driven society. This article explores how Digital Literacy manifests at each maturity level — Citizen, Creator and Competitor.
The human side of advancing tech
Leaders of SAIT’s School for Advanced Digital Technology are readying students to make a big impact on Alberta’s future
DQ 101: Digital Emotional Intelligence
Humans are social, emotional beings. How do our feelings affect the way we navigate the digital world? That’s where Digital Emotional Intelligence comes in. This article explores how Digital Emotional Intelligence manifests at each maturity level — Citizen, Creator and Competitor.
New tech talent pipeline laid in Alberta with merger of two SAIT schools
SAIT continues to meet the needs of industry and create future-ready talent
DQ 101: Digital Security
A crucial part of Digital Intelligence (DQ) is staying secure by proactively protecting data, networks and systems. This article explores how Digital Security manifests at each maturity level — Citizen, Creator and Competitor
From avatars to influencers
A pilot out of the SAIT School of Business is using virtual reality simulation to teach students in the art of customer service.
DQ 101: Digital Safety
This article will explore how Digital Safety manifests at each digital maturity level — Citizen, Creator and Competitor.
Building a bigger picture with mixed reality teaching tools
The SAIT School of Construction is making the case for mixed reality teaching tools, such as 3D animation and holographic imaging, to take hands-on learning to the next level.
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