Upcoming Events

  • October 20, 2014Toronto, ONSMARTWEEK 2014
    SMARTWEEK 2014 explores emerging smart technologies and strategies that are shaping our connected world and generating profound opportunities. The week challenges us to contemplate how to transform our lives, work, and play to smarter horizons. It will showcase the brightest minds, inventors and industry leaders who are creating the future of IoT and M2M. The week will feature live streaming of a Toronto-hosted Industry Day and a two-day Conference as well as global outreach to international partner cities which include: London, Berlin and Dubai.
  • October 29, 2014Markham, ONLet's Talk Big Data: Big Change | Big Opportunity
    Join us in The City of Markham to learn what the big deal is about Big Data and why it is essential to the success of any modern business. Discover how to benefit from the infinite amount of information available from several sources including the data that you already collect and how it can optimize your business.

    Social media technologies, e-mail correspondences, web search trends, among other forms of data, can all be used to target customers, streamline operational processes, reduce costs and capture value for your company. Don’t miss out on this tremendous opportunity to understand an important engine for business innovation that is changing the competitive landscape as we know it.
  • October 29, 2014webinar, onlineCVAV Research Program Call for Proposals Webinar
    OCE will be hosting a Webinar Information Session for the Connected Vehicles/Autonomous Vehicles (CVAV) Research Program for Road Vehicles call for proposals. The webinar will include comments from leaders from Ontario’s automotive sector, an overview of the Program and a Q&A session. 

    Webinar date: Wednesday, October 29, 2014

    Time: Noon to 1 p.m.

    • Stephen Erwin, Head, Intelligent Transportation Systems Program, Ontario Ministry of Transportation
      • Additional speakers will be announced shortly
    • Martin Lord, Business Development Manager, Central Ontario and Sector Manager, ICT and Digital Media, Ontario Centres of Excellence
    To register:

  • November 4, 2014Toronto, ONSupply Ontario Toronto

    This is an opportunity to…

    • learn how to become a supplier to the Government of Ontario
    • meet with representatives from Ontario ministries and agencies, federal government and organizations from the Broader Public Sector
    • participate in limited seating information sessions

    Date:               November 4, 2014

    Time:              Reverse Trade Show             2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

    How to Do Business Seminar                       2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Procurement Workshops;                             3:30 / 4:30 / 5:30 p.m.

                How to Respond to a Bid, Where to find Bids –,

                Information on the Vendor of Record (VOR) program.

    The Allstream Centre
    Exhibition Place
    100 Princes’ Blvd.
    Toronto, Ontario M5K 3C3

    Cost:                Complimentary

    To attend the sessions you must be registered. Space is limited.

    Please note past events have filled up quickly.

    Attendance at seminar and information sessions will be on a first come, first served basis.

    To register go to:

  • November 12, 2014Toronto, ONWorld Water-Tech North America Summit
    World Water-Tech North America will feature utility and industrial leaders from around the world, sharing their experiences of developing and commercializing new water technologies and the impact that these technologies have had on their business and bottom line.
  • November 12, 2014Hamilton, ONOpening Doors for Innovation, McMaster Innovation Showcase 2014

    Opening Doors for Innovation, McMaster Innovation Showcase 2014 is an opportunity for the university to demonstrate the exciting technologies that have been developed at McMaster, feature the initiatives underway relating to entrepreneurship and engage with the community. As always, the McMaster Industry Liaison Office’s goal is to help McMaster create a culture of innovation, commercialization and community engagement. This year's event will feature a keynote address from Mike Kirkup, Directory of Waterloo’s VeloCity program.

  • November 18, 2014Toronto, ONAPPrO 2014 - 26th Annual Canadian Power Conference & Networking Centre

    APPrO 2014 - 26th Annual Canadian Power Conference & Networking Centre will take place at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre in downtown Toronto this year. The Canadian Power Conference is the leading annual event of its kind in Canada. Save the date for the Canadian Power industry's premiere event.

    Join us for two days of information sharing by the industry's most knowledgeable and expert speakers, stimulating discussion among the key players and innovators and prime networking opportunities at hosted events including the Power Networking Centre!

    APPrO's annual conference hosts delegates and exhibitors from across the spectrum of the power generation business. No other event brings you this critical mass of power professionals. Be there on November 18 & 19, 2014.

  • November 19, 2014Toronto, ONCanadian Waste to Resource Conference 2014
    Canadian Waste Sector Symposium (CWSS) had over 270 registered delegates from across North America in 2012. The delegates enjoyed three tours (13 facilities) in the Toronto and Upper New York State area, six keynote speakers  and over 44 speakers in 8 topic  'tracks' over two days. The symposium participants included senior representatives from  the public and private sectors, brandowners, provincial governments, the federal government and from the U.S. and Europe. It also contained social and networking events.
  • November 20, 2014Toronto, ONHomeConnect 2014 Conference & Exhibition
    HomeConnect 2014 Conference & Exhibition will focus on innovative technology and business solutions for the connected home consumer. This event will feature talks, panel discussions, market sessions, and an innovation stream that will address critical business issues.
  • November 23, 2014Toronto, ON2014 Higher Education Summit
    The Higher Education Summit is an annual conference that explores issues in post-secondary education and the steps that must be taken to produce the leading-edge workforce of tomorrow. This year's conference takes place Nov. 23 and 24 at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel in Toronto. The conference wraps up with the presentation of the Premier's Awards for outstanding college graduates. 
  • November 23, 2014Waterloo, ONCAURA 2014 Ontario Regional Conference
    This events offers: A professional development opportunity for research administrators to network with their colleagues at other universities; a chance to be kept up-to-date with funding agency developments; and sharing best practices in research administration.

    This year's host is Laurier University.