Leverage our team's expert knowledge of Ottawa's tech ecosystem during every step of your expansion.

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How we can help you fast track your expansion.

Soft Landing Program

Our Global Runway Program provides companies with the opportunity to quickly establish a presence in Ottawa by leveraging access to Bayview Yards, Ottawa’s unique business acceleration and innovation space. You will also receive support, including expert insights on the local market, introductions to potential business partners and opportunities to network with sector partners and allies.

Talent Sourcing

Leveraging technology alongside know-how and capabilities in talent management strategy, sourcing and employer branding, the IO Talent Program equips Ottawa’s fast-growing startups, scale-ups and SMEs with a talent advantage. We provide coaching and mentorship, access to global tech expertise, talent solutions and support for every stage of growth.

Area X.O

Area X.O is the futureplex of innovation and collaboration. Our state-of-the-art facility offers a safe and secure environment to create, test and demonstrate future mobility, autonomy and connected technologies. Any innovation. Any application. Any sector—from transportation and telecom to smart agriculture, defence, aerospace, public safety, and smart cities.

Events & Workshops

Our regular events, both virtual and in-person, bring together industry leaders, top talent and global customers to network, learn and expand Ottawa's vibrant business community.

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