News from the Ontario Ministry of Economic Development and Innovation

Meet 40 Mexican Microsoft partners, Toronto (July 11, 2012)

Senior executives from approximately forty (40) Microsoft partners from Mexico will meet in Toronto on July 11 with highly innovative Ontario companies in all IT subsectors including Virtualization, Mobile Apps, Unified Communications, Business Intelligence, Portals and Collaboration, Microsoft Dynamics, Networking Technologies and others. The Mexican delegation will also attend the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference , the premier event for Microsoft partners taking place in Toronto from July 8 to 12, 2012. About 15,000 people are expected to attend the conference, representing technology companies in 130 countries. Complimentary admission and refreshments. Space is limited to 50 pre-approved Ontario attendees.

To apply, request an application form from [email protected] and submit before Thursday June 28, 2012 (5:00 pm).


Ontario Interactive Media mission to Siggraph, Los Angeles (August 7-9, 2012) (2 spaces available)

Eight experienced Ontario interactive media and computer graphics providers are invited to join a trade mission to Los Angeles and Siggraph 2012. Siggraph hosts the largest exhibition of products and services for the computer graphics and interactive techniques attracting more than 23,000 professionals. The program including databases and meetings with local distributors and potential partners. COST: $1,500 per company. To apply, contact [email protected]


Canadian Wireless Trade Show, Toronto (September 12-13, 2012)

You are invited to attend the Canadian Wireless Trade Show, which takes place September 12-13, 2012 at the Direct Energy Centre in Toronto. The event introduces innovative mobile, tech and wireless devices to an expected audience of 5,000+ wireless enthusiasts. This includes app developers, hardware device producers, wireless accessory manufacturers and distributors, telecom and broadband experts, all-encompassing tech media moguls, start-ups and established companies. Last year’s Canadian Wireless Trade Show attracted over 2,000 attendees and showcased 150+ businesses including BlackBerry, Nokia, iBusiness, Samsung, Zagg, OtterBox, Energizer and Alliance Corporation. To register for NO CHARGE, please visit