FedDev Ontario

Minister Goodyear Highlights Benefits of Economic Action Plan 2015 for Southern Ontario

FedDev Ontario Minister of State Gary Goodyear delivers a keynote address at the Cambridge Chamber of Commerce, highlighting the Government of Canada’s latest initiatives through Economic Action Plan 2015 to balance the budget, support small businesses and manufacturers, support Canadian families and reduce taxes for Canadians.

Minister Goodyear Highlights Benefits of Economic Action Plan 2015 for Southern Ontario

Attention southern Ontario manufacturers!

On November 21, 2014, the Government of Canada, through FedDev Ontario, announced a $20-million partnership with Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) to help you invest in advanced technologies, enhance productivity and expand global competitiveness. The SMART Advanced Technologies for Global Growth program provides funding for export-oriented manufacturers in southern Ontario to conduct technology assessments and adopt advanced technologies, materials or processes. For more details and to apply, visit www.cme-smart.ca.

Attention southern Ontario manufacturers!

Manufacturing skills training – apply now!

Manufacturers looking to invest in skills training should check out the Yves Landry Foundation’s Achieving Innovation and Manufacturing Excellence (AIME) Global Initiative, which was renewed with $9 million from the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario), announced on November 24, 2014. Exporting manufacturers in southern Ontario can apply for support to provide employee training related to new technology, new processes or procedures. See if your company is eligible by visiting the AIME Global website.

Manufacturing skills training – apply now!

Funding Announcement at Patriot Forge, funded through the Investing in Business Growth and Productivity Initiative

Phil McColeman, Member of Parliament for Brant; and The Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario) are guided on a tour of Patriot Forge by Mike Malecki, Senior Vice President, Patriot Forge Co.

Photo:  MP Coleman with Minister Goodyear, tour the Patriot Forge facility.

New Facility Ready to Support Southern Ontario's Green Building Sector

Professor Jamie McIntyre, George Brown College, the Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario), and Bernard Trottier, Member of Parliament for Etobicoke-Lakeshore, touring the new Green Building Centre.

Photo : Professor Jamie McIntyre, George Brown College, the Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario), and Bernard Trottier, Member of Parliament for Etobicoke-Lakeshore, touring the new Green Building Centre.

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Large-Scale Collaboration in Research and Innovation

Leveraging Resources to Support Emerging Innovation
Program: Investing in Business Innovation
Funding recipients: Capital Angel Network and eSight
Region: Ottawa
Video length: 2 minutes 38 seconds

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