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Canadian Technology Accelerators

Are you a high-potential, high-growth Canadian company?

Do you have a market-ready technology or product?

Join a Canadian Technology Accelerator (CTA) to explore opportunities to grow your business in 12 global tech hubs worldwide. There's no cost to join, other than your travel and accommodation.

Offered by the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service (TCS), this global business development program successfully supports companies in:

1100+ alumni | $754 M capital raised | $301 M revenue generated

Benefits for your business

When you join a CTA, you get access to the support, mentorship and contacts you need to grow your company in international markets. We help fast-track your connections and grow your market acumen for the greatest impact possible.

Here are the benefits of joining:

CTAs vary in length and in format (virtual or in-market). With no program costs and no equity taken, CTAs offer an unparalleled opportunity to accelerate your growth. You may be eligible for financial support from the CanExport program to help cover your travel and accommodation costs.

12 global tech hubs | 1,100+ partnerships | 3,100+ jobs created

Programs and locations

We offer world-class support to companies in thriving tech ecosystems around the world:

North AmericaEuropeAsia-Pacific
  • Boston
  • New York City
  • San Francisco
  • Silicon Valley
  • Mexico
  • Berlin & Munich
  • United Kingdom
  • Hong Kong
  • India
  • Singapore
  • Taipei
  • Tokyo

Search for a CTA program

Before you apply, compare our programs to find out, which CTA is best for you.

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Use the boxes below to search for CTA programs by location or sector. Otherwise, use the Filter items field below to search by keyword or sub-sector.

CTA programsSectorLocationApplication deadline
Silicon Valley autotechDigital industries and ICTSilicon ValleyJuly 31, 2024 at 11:59pm PT
Japan Aging TechDigital industries and ICTJapanAugust 07, 2024 at 11:59pm PT
Singapore and Thailand agrifoodtechDigital industries and ICTSingaporeAugust 21, 2024 at 11:59pm PT
United States education technologyDigital industries and ICTNew York CityAugust 21, 2024 at 11:59pm PT
Taipei healthcare technologyLife sciences and digital healthTaipeiAugust 28, 2024 at 11:59pm PT
Boston Blue technologyCleantechBostonAugust 28, 2024 at 11:59pm PT
Mexico digital healthLife sciences and digital healthMexicoClosed
Hong Kong sustainability technologyDigital industries and ICT, CleantechHong KongClosed
United States climatetechDigital industries and ICT, CleantechBoston, New York, Denver, San FranciscoClosed
Silicon Valley mixed realityDigital industries and ICTSilicon ValleyClosed
South-East Asia watertechCleantechSingaporeClosed
Boston and Cambridge tech and life sciencesLife sciencesUnited StatesClosed
Boston and San Francisco digital healthDigital healthUnited StatesClosed
Taipei artificial intelligence (AI) for technologyDigital industries and ICTTaiwanClosed
United Kingdom fintechDigital industries and ICTUnited KingdomClosed
Artificial intelligence in IndiaDigital industries and ICTIndiaClosed
Silicon Valley fintechDigital industries and ICT CleantechSilicon ValleyClosed
Food technologies in California and the Upper-MidwestDigital industries and ICT Cleantech

San Francisco

Cleantech in MexicoDigital industries and ICT CleantechMexicoClosed
Taipei healthcare technologyLife sciences and digital healthTaiwanClosed
United Kingdom digital healthLife sciences and digital healthUnited KingdomClosed
Japan creative/entertainment techDigital industries and ICTJapanClosed
New York and Los Angeles retail techDigital industries and ICTNew York
Los Angeles
Property technology (PropTech)Digital industries and ICTNew YorkClosed
Silicon Valley autoTechDigital industries and ICTSilicon ValleyClosed
United States climatetechDigital industries and ICT, CleantechNew York
San Francisco

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Trade commissioners can help you determine if a CTA is right for your business and which one is the best fit for you.

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