ventureLAB Workshops: Government Grants

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IBM Innovation Space - Markham Convergence Centre

3600 Steeles Ave. E.

Room A102

Markham, ON L3R 9Z7

Canada

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Join us Thursday, April 18, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. for a session with RDP Associates to learn about the different forms of government grants that are available to startups at various stages.


SCHEDULE:

10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Presentation

11:00 – 11:30 a.m. Q&A and networking


SESSION FACILITATOR

Hunter Cookson

Hunter Cookson is an R&D Tax Credit and Grant Specialist with RDP Associates. He assists businesses in Canada, UK, Europe and the US to fund their innovation projects, including government grants, R&D and innovation tax credits. Hunter works with small, mid, to large size companies from a wide range of business sectors. He also lectures regularly on R&D tax credits, government grants, and innovation management practices and attends government policy meetings.

RDP Associates

RDP Associates works with businesses across a wide array of sectors and enables them to obtain various forms of government funding. We assist both start-ups and established businesses with gaining access to grants for their innovation and business expansion projects. Government funding programs that RDP specializes in include grants (either repayable or non-repayable government contributions toward eligible expenses, awarded to select businesses that meet program criteria) and tax credits (entitlement programs which reimburse eligible expenses through rebates). RDP has its own in-house technical analysts, who have specialization in different business sectors.



Getting to ventureLAB:

Parking is available in the guest parking area of the IBM Headquarters at 3600 Steeles Avenue East in Markham. From Pharmacy Road/Esna Park Road, enter into the IBM driveway and follow the signage directing you to the guest parking. All parking is free.If taking transit, enter via Esna Park Road on the north side of Steeles Avenue.

Enter through the Main Reception where a ventureLAB team member will greet you and help you find your way.For more information about ventureLAB please visit www.ventureLAB.ca. Questions? Send us an email at hello@ventureLAB.ca.

About ventureLAB

ventureLAB exists to support innovative entrepreneurs building scalable tech businesses. With tailored programming focused onCapital, Talent, Technology, ventureLAB is advancing York Region’s innovation economy on a local, national and global scale. Acting as Creative Directors for the IBM Innovation Space – Markham Convergence Centre inside the IBM Canada Headquarters, ventureLAB manages 30,000 square feet, housing over 30 tech companies and 200+ tenants.

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IBM Innovation Space - Markham Convergence Centre

3600 Steeles Ave. E.

Room A102

Markham, ON L3R 9Z7

Canada

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