FedDev 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.

    Government of Canada Highlights Importance of Advanced Manufacturing in Southern Ontario

    The Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario), tours the 2014 Advanced Manufacturing Expo.

    Photo: Minister Goodyear tours the Advanced Manufacturing Expo in Mississauga

    Videos

    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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