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Taipei sustainable development technology -  Canadian Technology Accelerator

Are you looking for new opportunities to expand your business in Asia? Taiwan is a leader in many critical technologies and is a strategic entry point into Asia. The region's clusters of innovators and established network of venture capitalists create opportunities for Canadian companies. 

As a major player in global supply chains, Taiwan is working to understand and integrate the Global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) into the country's industries. 

The Canadian Technology Accelerator (CTA) Taipei is recruiting companies that offer solutions in the area of sustainable development technologies. Participating companies will benefit from strategic partnerships and business development between Canada and Taiwanese industry. 

Through this business development program, you will gain access to leading global information and communications technology (ICT) companies, connect with leading Taiwanese conglomerates, validate your technology and expand into Asia.

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Important dates

Application deadlineProgram datesTime commitment


April 1 to June 30, 20231 hour per week

What are the benefits of joining?

The Taipei CTA will give you:

Who should apply

We are looking for Canadian small and medium-sized enterprises that are in scale-up stage with an innovative technology in:

We use a broad definition of sustainability and are interested in working with a wide range of environment and circular economy technologies. In particular, those that mitigate the impacts of climate change, increase energy efficiency and protect a critical security system.  

Companies should have:

*Technology Readiness Level (TRL) of your company’s product that you are seeking to take to an international market:

The Trade Commissioner Service supports equity, diversity and inclusion in trade. We strongly encourage companies led by Canadians of all backgrounds to apply.

What you need to apply

How the program works

The program begins in early April 2023 and ends in late June 2023. 

The program recommends participants to make an in-market visit during the anchor event - COMPUTEX & InnoVEX 2023 from May 30- June 2, 2023.  It is possible to attend business-to-business (B2B) meetings virtually should participants decide not to visit Taiwan while taking part in our program. 

The program will provide services including:


“The CTA experience allowed us to understand the market space better, and its requirements. It provided greater insights into achieving our goals, and allowed partnering with potential distributors. IRegained's CTA experience in Taiwan has been special. They have helped us every step of the way in helping our business move forward and we are forever grateful to the CTA team for their support, advice and guidance.” - Vineet Johnson, CEO of IRegained.

Contact us

Learn more about this program by contacting:

Judy Chen, Trade Commissioner, Canadian Technology Accelerator Taipei

Judy Chen
Trade Commissioner
Canadian Technology Accelerator — Taipei
Canada’s Trade Commissioner Service

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