2nd Annual Economic Symposium: Innovative Orléans - For Your Business

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Name: 2nd Annual Economic Symposium: Innovative Orléans - For Your Business
Date: November 21, 2017
Time: 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM EST
Registration: Sorry, public registration for this event has been closed.
Event Description:


The Orléans Chamber of Commerce is proud to present the 2nd Annual Economic Symposium: Innovative Orléans - For Your Business, with an emphasis this year on business innovation. Innovation is not just about using new technologies, it can be applied to all aspects of business. This theme is a continuation of the successful Innovative Orléans - Next Stop Orléans campaign and magazine.

This year's event will showcase a panel composed of 8 private and public sector experts on services that are important for the success of most businesses. The panel will be challenged to provide concrete feedback and advice on questions from 5 innovative Orléans businesses. You won’t want to miss this discussion!
The Keynote speaker will be Dr. Dipak Roy, Chairman of D-TA Systems Inc., and winner of the “Innovation-Oriented Enterprises” Award and Closing Remarks will be provided by David Lametti, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development. 
By attending this event, you will also gain access to over 20 exhibitors showcasing products and services to help with business innovation, whether you're in start-up mode or already established.

5:30 to 6:15 - Registration & Networking
6:15 to 6:30 - Keynote speaker
6:30 to 7:30 - Innovative Businesses & Services panel
7:30 to 8:30 - Exhibits & Networking
8:30 to 9:00 - Distinguished Official Closing remarks


Dr. Dipak roy ​Keynote Speaker – The keynote speaker is Dr Dipak Roy, Chairman of D-TA Systems Inc., and winner of the “Innovation-Oriented Enterprises” Award.
David Lametti Closing Remarks Speaker - Closing remarks will be provided by David Lametti, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development.


Layla Darwish, VP Business Banking - BMO
Major Carl Bennett, Partner - Bennett Church Hill Capital Inc.
Cora-Lee Ratcliffe, Manager - BDC
Victoria Lennox, Co-Founder - Start Up Canada
Josée Virgo, Lawyer - Dust Evans Grandmaitre
Jim Carty, Leasing Expert - Cresa
Lynne Groulx, Regional Manager - Ontario Ministry of Economic Development
Scott Ravary, Service Delivery Manager, Employment Ontario

Mark Allice GoC NRC Concierge Service 

Orléans Showcase Businesses

ING Robotic Aviation Inc.
Rebel Technologies
Zodiac Light Waves Inc.

Target Audience
Business-to-Business, start-ups, independent contractors, property developers, entrepreneurs, businesses looking for expansion opportunities.

Official website information for the 2nd Annual Orleans Economic Development Symposium tcan be found here http://www.innovativeorleans.ca

Exhibition space is still available. Please contact Economic Committee Members, Akram Syed, if you have any questions about Exhibitor booths or the event in general.

Secure your space today, click here to register. Get your tickets before they sell out. Attendance is limited to 300 people!


You can read more about him on our symposium web sites:


English: http://www.innovativeorleans.ca/2017-symposium/panel/


Français: http://www.innovationorleans.ca/2017-symposium/panel-dexperters/


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Shenkman Arts Centre
245 Centrum Blvd.,
Orléans ON K1E 0A1

Date/Time Information:

Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017

  1. Event details/time line:
    Date: November 21 2017

Event Start/Booths Open: 5:30pm-9:30pm
Presentations (in Richcraft Theater): 6:30pm-8:30pm

Contact Information:

(Taxes not included):
Chamber Members
: $25
Non-Members: $30
Students: Free (with valid student ID)
Package of 5 tickets: $100

(Students need a valid student ID card to present at registration, on the event day)

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