CTAs now accepting applications for Spring 2018 Cohorts

We are pleased to announce that the Canadian Technology Accelerator (CTA) initiative is now accepting applications for our spring 2018 cohorts (February–June 2018). Programs will be running simultaneously in Boston, New York City, and Silicon Valley. What is it? The CTA helps innovative Canadian technology companies accelerate their international growth through a 5-month program of workshops, events, mentorship and business introductions. For more information please visit: international.gc.ca/trade-commerce/cta-atc.

CTA programs are open to innovative Canadian tech companies that have: · Fully built product backed with a proven business model· Revenue generating business (approximately $1M in revenue and/or investment)· Specific goals and a clear strategy for entry to the Boston, New York or Silicon Valley markets· Strong & experienced executive management team· Ability to send at least one senior member (C-level or Founder) to take part in the program· Financial resources to cover in-market costs When and Where The deadline to apply for all programs is January 10, 2018.Companies can apply here: questionnaire.simplesondage.com/s/CTA-Application What’s the difference between programs? Targeted sectors reflect the industries that are currently most prominent in their respective cities:

Boston Program:
ICT (IoT,  SaaS, AI, CleanTech, Digital Health, Big Data, FinTech);
Life Sciences (Biotech, Medtech, Therapeutics, Diagnostics, Research Tools)
Coordinator: [email protected]

New York Digital Tech Program:SaaS, AdTech, FinTech, Cybersecurity, IoT, e-commerce, Artificial Intelligence
Coordinator: [email protected]

Silicon Valley Tech Program: Artificial Intelligence
Coordinator: [email protected]

We encourage all eligible companies to apply. Attached for your reference are one-pagers (English/French) with additional information on all three programs. Please contact the program coordinators for more information.