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Capital Raised

Jobs Created

New Revenue

New Offices

CTA EVENTS

CTA MENTORS

PARTNERSHIPS

Application Criteria

1

$1M in revenue and/or investment

2

Fully built product

3

Proven business model in Canada

4

Strong & experienced executive management team

5

Resources to support expansion

6

Client acquisition strategy for US

FEATURED ALUMNI

ALUMNI STORY

CTA LOCATIONS

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MENTOR TESTIMONIALS

  • My experience with CTA has been an extraordinary professional experience. The participating Canadian firms are collaborative, inquisitive and prepared to engage in spirited exchanges of information as we work to find the best avenue to success.

    Lucy Mancini Newell, MBA Managing PartnerThe Kiran Consortium
  • I continue to be impressed by the originality of Canadian innovation and the high quality of entrepreneurs that come through this program. I look forward to watching CTA companies expand globally and successfully grow in years to come.

    Anna Garcia - General PartnerRunway Ventures
  • Over the past five years, it has been a great honor to work with Canadian Innovators. They are mature, listen well, and are very appreciative. Information conveyed will likely save them enormous amounts of time & money. 

    Thompson H. Boyd, III, M.D. Physician LiaisonHahnemann University Hospital
  • I would highly recommend the CTA experience. The Trade Commissioner Service has helped Terramera open many doors that have led to key relationships that have benefited our company and our success.

    Terramera
Sep16
Dévoilement de la 9e cohorte annuelle de participants aux Accélérateurs technologiques canadiens pour les technologies propres
Dévoilement de la 9e cohorte annuelle de participants aux Accélérateurs technologiques canadiens pour les technologies propres
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Today, the Canadian Technology Accelerators (CTA), a global initiative led by the Government of Canada’s Trade Commissioner Service, unveiled its 9th annual cohort of cleantech & climatetech start-ups.

Sep16
Canadian Technology Accelerator Launches 9th Annual Cleantech Cohort
Canadian Technology Accelerator Launches 9th Annual Cleantech Cohort
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Today, the Canadian Technology Accelerators (CTA), a global initiative led by the Government of Canada’s Trade Commissioner Service, unveiled its 9th annual cohort of cleantech & climatetech start-ups.

Sep09
Canadian Technology Accelerator Unveils Inaugural Bi-Coastal Digital Health Cohort
Canadian Technology Accelerator Unveils Inaugural Bi-Coastal Digital Health Cohort
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Today, the Canadian Technology Accelerators (CTA), a global initiative led by the Government of Canada’s Trade Commissioner Service, unveiled its cohort for the first ever bi-coastal program dedicated to the development of high-potential, early-stage digital health start-ups.

May16
Global Innovation Showcase to Unveil Seven Startups from Canadian Tech Accelerator
Global Innovation Showcase to Unveil Seven Startups from Canadian Tech Accelerator
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Members of Canadian government-funded accelerator to present their milestones; keynote address by NYSE Head of International Markets