Relationship building, sharing of best practices, and issues management are what our events are all about.
TECHNATION creates and supports industry events that deliver education, networking, and development of partnerships within the industry and with government at the federal level.
TECHNATION hosts several executive briefings with Federal Ministers and senior leaders within the Government of Canada to address ways the Canadian tech sector and government can work together to help government innovate, transform, and modernize.
Queen’s Park Days
TECHNATION hosts Queen’s Park Days as an annual event to provide tech industry leaders with the opportunity to engage directly with Cabinet Ministers and other senior officials in the Ontario Government, regardless of vendor affiliations. This allows members to discuss and bring attention to industry-wide issues and provide recommendations for solutions and actions.
As part of TECHNATION’S advocacy efforts, TECHNATION hosts Hill Day, an annual event that enables members to engage directly with Cabinet Ministers and other senior officials inside the Government of Canada on industry-wide issues and to recommend solutions. The event helps TECHNATION and its members to raise the profile of the tech sector in Canada, and to demonstrate the value of working with industry as partners to build a strong digital economy. Over the past few years, participants have focused on several key areas, including:
Hill Day 2022