Are you a Canadian tech company ready for the US market?
The Canadian Technology Accelerator in NYC can help.
The CTA Digital Tech program in New York City connects Canadian tech companies to clients, strategic partners and investors:
Apply today for our cohort taking place August – Dec. 2015
The Canadian Technology Accelerator (Digital Tech) is a five-month program run by the Canadian Consulate General in New York that helps high-potential tech SMEs in:
Ad Tech | FinTech | Big Data Analytics | Software-as-a-Service | E-commerce | Online Content
What we do: The Canadian Technology Accelerator connects Canadian tech companies to new clients, strategic partners and investors. We help businesses land key clients, expand their business in the international marketplace and raise capital.
How we do it: Mentorship from private-sector partners, industry leaders and Trade Commissioners; membership at Grind, a central co-working facility in NYC; one-month virtual programming and four months of in-market support in NYC; monthly programming and workshops
Who we are looking for: Revenue-generating Canadian companies ($1M in revenue/or investment) suitable for the New York City market, with a client acquitision strategy for NYC; a senior representative who can spend four months in NYC to generate business; a strong and experienced founding team
How to Apply: Fill out and submit application form by May 31, 2015:
30 minute information sessions will take place on:
Thursday April 30 & Thursday May 14 @ 11:00 am (EST)
Thursday May 21 & Thursday May 28 @ 3:00 pm (EST)
Visit the CTA website of the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service for more information about the program and how to apply.
About The Canadian Technology Accelerator in New York:
The Consulate General in New York runs three technology accelerators that target high-potential early-stage companies in three sectors selected through a competitive process:
CTA Digital Tech: Ad Tech, Big Data Analytics, FinTech, E-Commerce, SaaS and Online Content) @CTA_NYC
CTA CleanTech: Green chemistry and advanced materials; energy/water data, analysis, management & control; clean energy; clean transportation and mobility, clean web, consumer engagement and smart grid @CleantechCTA
CTA Health IT: Focussing on patient-centered solutions using health information technology including mobile devices (mHealth) and telemedicine (eHealth). @CTAhealthIT
The companies receive international business acceleration from partners in the private sector, working closely with Trade Commissioners of the International Business Development section of the Canadian Consulate.