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Canada sets a world standard for sustainable mining

A Canadian protocol is spreading internationally that ensures the country's mining companies operate in the most socially, economically and environmentally responsible way at home. With the responsible practices of Canada's mining companies abroad and the assistance of the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service (TCS), the Towards Sustainable Mining initiative is increasingly becoming a global standard.

Putting government support into play

Dynamo Playgrounds is leading innovation in the commercial playgrounds industry. The company has products in over 40 countries—but its founder says Dynamo wouldn't be where it is today without government support.

Trade mission for indigenous businesses

Dallas, Texas; Oklahoma City et Norman, Oklahoma, U.S., May 30‑June 4, 2019 — The Canadian Trade Commissioner Service (TCS) invites Canadian Indigenous businesses to participate in a trade mission to the Sixth International Indigenous Trade Mission and Conference. Participants will learn more about supplier diversity programs and supply chain opportunities in the U.S.. The TCS will organize business‑to‑business meetings and site visits. Register today.

Find business prosperity at FinFoundHer Summit

Chicago, Illinois, U.S., May 18‑19, 2019 — The Canadian Trade Commissioner Service (TCS) is organizing a mission of Canadian, female‑led start‑ups to participate in the FinFoundHer Summit, an immersive two‑day program with a focus on the fintech sector. The summit will cover various topics including client acquisition, team building and retention, investor relations and negotiation skills. The TCS will provide on‑the‑ground assistance and organize business‑to‑business meetings, networking events and site visits. Don't miss the deadline to apply: April 18, 2019.

Aerospace leaders get down to business in Montreal

Montreal, Quebec, April 15‑18, 2019 — Join the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service (TCS) at the International Aerospace Week, one of the largest gathering of the global aerospace industry in North America. The event encompasses three initiatives: Seminar on Defence and Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, Global Supply Chain Summit, and Aéromart Montréal. The TCS will provide on‑the‑ground assistance and information to Canadian companies on funding and support programs. Register today.

Tap into Africa's energy industry

Lisbon, Portugal, June 10‑14, 2019 — Canada will have a pavilion at Africa Energy Forum, a global investment meeting for Africa's power, energy, infrastructure and industrial sectors. The Canadian Trade Commissioner Service (TCS) will organize a Canada programme, business‑to‑business meetings, an Export Café and a seminar to connect Canadian companies to business partners, funding and opportunities. Register today.