Kanata North Technology Park

Ottawa, ON
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Kanata North Technology Park

A world-class technology cluster where ideas, innovation, and top talent challenge the status quo and build technology for tomorrow.

The Kanata North Technology Park is home to over 500 companies and 21,000 employees contributing $7.8 billion to Canada’s GDP in 2015. We offer a robust and active ecosystem for technology companies and service providers. With productivity levels at three times the national average, and a workforce that is the most educated in Canada, many of the world’s leading technology companies have located here. The park has deep roots in telecommunications, has a large and flourishing software and SaaS hub, as well as growing clean tech and defence sectors. With a diversity of buildings, office spaces, and opportunities to build to suit, we are able to accommodate businesses of all sizes, large and small.

  • World class talent base with deep expertise in ICT and technology fields.
  • Robust technology eco-system with strong intercompany linkages.
  • Most educated workforce in Canada, and second most educated in North America, with average worker productivity in the park being 3 times higher than the Canadian average.

Park Information

  • Number of Companies
    508
  • Total Square Feet
    5 MILLION
  • Number of Buildings
    110
  • Land Currently Available
    200+ acres
  • Affiliated Universities
    CARLETON UNIVERSITY & UNIVERSITY OF OTTAWA
  • Year Established
    1978
  • Number of Employees
    21,000
  • Technology Sector Focus
    ICT, ADVANCED MANUFACTURING, HEALTH & LIFE SCIENCES