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Land in Hamilton! - About Hamilton's Soft Landing Program **POSTPONED*
Fri, 21 October 2016, 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM EDT
Please note that this event has been POSTPONED. We are very sorry for the inconvenience.
Land in Hamilton! About Hamilton's Soft Landing Program for International Firms
The City of Hamilton is proud to support international businesses start and succeed here in Hamilton. Join us on October 21st to learn about how Hamilton is a fantastic location to land your business. Hear from the City of Hamilton's Economic Development department about "Why Hamilton", McMaster Innovation Park, Innovation Factory, and how McMaster Industry Liaison Office can help you build your business. Please register early as seating is limited.
Who should attend?
- International Organizations thinking about entering the Canadian Marketplace
- Local Firms interested in working with International Firms
- Community Organizations that can support International Firms
8:00am – 9:00am: Continental Breakfast and Registration
9:00am – 9:30am: Welcome Remarks from City of Hamilton’s Economic Development and Soft Landing Program
9:30am – 10:00am: Introduction to McMaster Innovation Park
10:00am – 10:30am: Introduction to Innovation Factory (Hamilton’s Regional Innovation Center)
10:30am – 11:00am: Introduction to McMaster Industry Liaison Office (McMaster’s Tech Transfer Office)
11:00am – 11:30am: Introduction to Mohawk College's iDeaWORKS
11:30am – 12:30pm: Light Lunch at McMaster Innovation Park + Tour of the Building/Park
12:30pm – Event Concludes and Attendees leave
About Hamilton's Economic Development Office
Hamilton’s Economic Development Office is the central point of contact for business assistance. Its services are geared to serve new start-up companies, corporate relocations, and the expansion and retention of existing business. Its mission is to serve as the catalyst for continued economic growth, job creation, and revitalization in Hamilton.
Hamilton’s staff of experienced economic development professionals will work with your business to provide the up-to-date information and personal assistance needed to make your business expansion and relocation seamless and convenient.
Our services also include:
- Site-selection assistance
- Information and research
- Coordination of City of Hamilton services
- Brownfield redevelopment
- Industrial land development
- Small business creation
For more information, please visit our website at: http://investinhamilton.ca