Kanata North Business Association Roadshow | Representing Canada's Largest Technology Park

Thursday, March 25, 2021 12:30 pm - 12:30 pm EDT

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Please Register here for the event: Event registration link: http://bit.ly/2OfhTOx

Student Type: Co-op and Graduating
Student Level: Junior, Intermediate, Senior,
Thematic Clusters:
Business Administration
Computing: Hardware
Computing: Information Systems
Computing: Quality Assurance
Computing: Software
Computing: Systems Security and Cryptography
Energy Production and Distribution
Information Science and Data Management

The University of Waterloo is partnering with the Kanata North Business Association to host a FREE virtual event for students and recent graduates. With over 17,000 current job openings, Kanata North is the perfect place to start a career – in Canada's Largest Technology Park. Through the event on March 25th, students will:
Hear about exciting careers in engineering, computer science, and business from local tech companies.
Chat with local company representatives and Kanata North experts.
Discover the exciting opportunities to live, play, and learn in the Ottawa area."
Check out the Discover Technata site (including the job board) to learn more.

Discover Technata Virtual Roadshow 2021

This is the first year bringing Canada's largest technology park on the road! Students are a key part of expansion and growth initiatives in the park, with 540+ companies working on leading technologies. Learn why thousands of people choose to Live, Work, Play, and Learn in Kanata North!



12:30-1:00pm - Opening Keynote
Serious Tech Lives Here
Hear from some of Kanata North's most influential leaders on why they chose Kanata North to grow their companies.

1:00-1:30pm - Faculty Breakout Rooms
Business Careers Breakout Session: Powered by L-Spark
Dragon's Den in the real world! Meet L-Spark, Kaanta North's leading accelerator program and learn why hundreds of entrepreneurs choose Kanata north to start and grow their technology companies.

Computer Science Careers Breakout Session: Powered by Mitel Networks
Learn from the folks at Mitel about Computer Science opportunities in Kanata North and hear about some of the latest and greatest projects they're working on and how you can be a part of their organization.

Engineering Careers Breakout Session: Powered by Syntronic
Syntronic will guide you through some of the exciting hardware engineering opportunities in Kanata North. They'll also show you some of the ground-breaking work they are doing and how you can be a part of their organization.

1:30-2:00pm - Lifestyle Breakout Rooms
At Play in Kanata Breakout Session: Powered by the Ottawa Senators and Brookstreet Hotel
Join the Ottawa Senators and the home away from home of their visiting opponents, the Brookstreet Hotel, to learn about the endless opportunities for fun in Kanata.

Living in Ottawa Breakout Session: Powered by Invest Ottawa & Ottawa Tourism
Ottawa has been described as "Canada in one city". Join Invest Ottawa and Ottawa Tourism as they guide you through what it's like to live in the Ottawa area.

2:00-2:30pm - Closing Keynote
Success Lives Here
Hear from Jason Flick, Co-founder and CEO of You.i TV, about how he founded and grew his company, and then sold it to Time Warner – all in Kanata North.