Canadian Technology Accelerator in NYC: Apply by June 19

June 12, 2014

Since launching in 2012, the Canadian Technology Accelerator in New York City (CTA @ NYC) has worked with over 50 Canadian technology companies, helping them accelerate their business internationally and generating significant results. We are recruiting for our tenth cohort to join us from September 9th to January 6th, 2015.

Apply here by Thursday, June 19 at 12 p.m. (noon) Eastern Standard time. 

Why apply?

Selected companies spend four months in NYC and receive:

  • Overview of the New York market during our three-day Orientation program
  • One-on-one mentoring with private sector experts with more than twenty years of international investment, startup, and sales growth experience
  • Access to a structured program with VC-style governance, which has accelerated companies' revenue growth in cohorts past
  • Access to the CTA rolodex, for those who qualify
  • Four-month membership at Grind, a local co-working facility

Who should apply?

FinTech companies in :

  1. Capital Markets Technology
  2. Data Analytics
  3. Banking & Corporate Finance


  • Are revenue-positive
  • Have fully-built and validated product
  • Are prepared to prospect and close deals in NYC
  • Are in a financial position to sustain 4 months of business development in NYC 

What we expect of your participation:

If selected and in order to maintain the rigour and success of this initiative, we expect you will have at least one senior level executive (preferably CEO, CTO or VP of Business  Development) full-time in NYC during the four months and that you will have developed an execution plan and a clear set of Key Performance Indicators.

CTA @ NYC is an intensive and focused initiative that has helped our alumni companies raise capital, land key clients, and expand their business.

Want to learn more?
Click here for details on the CTA@NYC FinTech program.
You can also visit our website.

Still more?...

30-minute telephone information session dates (call in): 

Thursday, June 12th -10:00 am (Eastern Standard Time)
Wednesday, June 18th -1:00 pm  (Eastern Standard Time)

Please call this number:
Conference event code: 2982086

Looking forward to hearing from you!

CTA team
at the Consulate General of Canada in New York

Source: CTA@NYC