Events

Upcoming Events

  • May 26, 2016Toronto, ONSmart Cities Summit - Toronto Region Board of Trade
    Join us, as we bring together government, business and thought leaders at our first Smart Cities Summit. This highly anticipated Summit will explore the meaning of a “smart,” connected city and showcase local smart city achievements and innovations.

    OCE is proud to be a sponsor of this event. 

  • May 30, 2016Toronto, ONFuturpreneur Canada’s Action Entrepreneurship Canadian Summit 2016
    Unite with entrepreneurs, mentors and other stakeholders for thought-provoking skill-building workshops, dynamic networking opportunities and engaging keynote speakers at Futurpreneur Canada’s Action Entrepreneurship Canadian Summit.

    More than 300 young entrepreneurs and leaders from across Canada will bring their ideas, energy and ambitions to Toronto in Futurpreneur Canada’s biggest and best Action Entrepreneurship event yet!
  • May 31, 2016Toronto, ONThe Future of Health & Medicine: Where Can Technology Take Us?
    What happens when an award-winning investigative business journalist and bestselling author sits down with the leading minds in health innovation? Find out when Ryerson hosts The Future of Health & Medicine: Where Can Technology Take Us? 

    Diane Francis, the first woman editor of a national daily newspaper in Canada and distinguished professor at the Ted Rogers School of Management, will guide a conversation that begins with a keynote address by Dr. Daniel Kraft, one of the world's foremost health tech experts and innovators whose ideas whose ideas and work are shaping digital health. 

    As a physician-scientist-inventor-entrepreneur and faculty chair for medicine and neuroscience at Singularity University and founding executive director for Exponential Medicine, Dr. Kraft is a visionary in the world of rapidly developing technologies and their potential in biomedicine and health care. He will share his experience and insights as a medical doctor/entrepreneur creating and commercializing game-changing therapies and what it means for the future of health care. 

    Dr. Kraft will also take part in a panel discussion with fellow innovators: 

    + Dr. Linda Maxwell, director of the Biomedical Zone 
    + Dr. Zayna Khayat, senior advisor, health system innovation, MaRS Discovery District 
    + Peter van der Velden, managing general partner, Lumira Capital

    OCE is proud to be a sponsor of this event. 
  • June 14, 2016Richmond Hill, ONMedEdge 2016
    MedEdge is a catalyst for advancing life science ideas, connections and innovation into commercial success in York Region and the GTA’s life sciences sector.

    MedEdge has been inspiring ideas, innovation and collaborations for four years, with tremendous growth in attendance year over year. MedEdge has resulted in numerous successes for our participants and attendees. One example includes a pilot project between Southlake Regional Health Centre, ventureLAB and local companies to spur the development of healthcare technologies, helping entrepreneurial companies make the jump from start-ups to thriving businesses.