Driving Dreams 2019: IoT Technology Showcase & Demo Day

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Brampton Soccer Centre

1495 Sandalwood Parkway East

Brampton, ON L6R 0K2


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This event is an exciting new opportunity to accelerate the development and commercialization of IOT-related products!

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Bringing together technology companies and highlighting innovators in the western GTA. The showcase will highlight innovative tech startups, corporate technology leaders, and Best in Tech industry awards

If you’re an investor or your company wants to learn about emerging technologies:

  • Check out the high potential startups showcasing the next generation of advances in technology & innovation
  • Meet select companies working on innovative product development
  • Be inspired on how these evolving technologies will impact your world

If you’re a startup building a smart product:

  • Apply to showcase your product to a highly engaged audience including developers, brands, marketers, technology providers, designers, innovators, and investors
  • Meet with experienced advisors to learn more about developing and commercializing your technology
  • Interact with technology enthusiasts, build your network and collaborate with your peers
  • Learn from the experts at exciting technical training sessions

If you offer services to help startups prototype, test, and build innovative new IOT hardware or software:

  • Apply for a Vendor table to showcase your company and meet the community
  • Meet high potential startups and see the next generation of advances in technology and innovation
  • Contact us to lead a technical training session to showcase your expertise


9:00AM – 10:00AM: Vendor/Exhibitor display set-up

10:00 AM- Display floor opens

10:30 AM- Telus Presentation

11:00 AM- Opening Keynote Presentation: Innovation at Geotab

Matt Stevens is Vice President of Electric Vehicles at Geotab. He has been working on hybrid and electric vehicles for 15 years, ranging from cars to trucks to lunar rovers. Matt is responsible for Geotab’s efforts to help fleets successfully transition to electric mobility and to ensure utilities are prepared for widespread vehicle electrification. He is a former Chair of Electric Mobility Canada and was Canada’s representative on the IEC ahG81 working group focused on electric vehicle and infrastructure standards. Matt was named to Waterloo’s Top 40 under 40 and in 2018 he received the Al Cormier Award for his contributions to electric mobility in Canada. Matt holds a Ph.D. from the University of Waterloo, with a focus on electric power train design and battery degradation.

11: 45 AM- Panel Presentation - Impact of Electrification on Grid and Transportation

  • GeoTab
  • AVIN

1:00 PM– Presentation Sales for Startups by Hubspot

Join Christian Mongillo, Business Development Manager at Hubspot for Startups, for a conversation on how to grow and scale your sales as an early stage company. During this workshop you'll learn the fundamentals of CRM, pipeline creation, and how to better use your time to close more deals with less work. Learn from HubSpot about the mistakes they made along the way and how to avoid them!

2:00 PM- Best in Tech Exhibitor Award Presentation

3:00 PM- Show floor closes

3:00 – 4:00 PM- Exhibitor & Vendor teardown

See our exhibiting startups:

  • Taiga Robotics
  • AOMS
  • Iris
  • Smart Cocoon
  • Tossdown
  • Tech4Life
  • Mary AG
  • Aposys
  • vGIS
  • Cloud Constable
  • Athena Integrated Solutions
  • Cattle Scan
  • Asset Flo
  • Javelin Sports
  • Direct-C
  • Fidure
  • SunPillar

Come connect with a community of local tech enthusiasts looking to celebrate emerging products. Be prepared to be inspired and learn more about how these evolving technologies will impact your world.

The event is expected to draw an audience people representing entrepreneurs, corporate technology experts, academics, government officials and the financial community.

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Brampton Soccer Centre

1495 Sandalwood Parkway East

Brampton, ON L6R 0K2


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