New CTA NEW YORK Digital Tech Application!  Apply now!

April 25, 2016

Are you a Canadian digital tech company ready for the US market?
The Canadian Technology Accelerator in NYC can help.

The CTA Digital Tech program in New York City connects Canadian Ad Tech, FinTech, Big Data Analytics, Software-as-a-Service, E-commerce and Online Content companies to clients, clients, strategic partners and investors:

Apply today for our cohort taking place August - December 2016.

 The Canadian Technology Accelerator (Digital Tech) is a five-month program run by the Canadian Consulate General in New York that helps high-potential tech SMEs in:

  • Ad Tech
  • FinTech
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Software-as-a-Service
  • E-commerce
  • Online Content

What we do: The Canadian Technology Accelerator connects Canadian tech companies to new clients, strategic partners and investors. We help businesses land key clients, expand their business in the international marketplace and raise capital.

How we do it: Mentorship from private-sector partners, industry leaders and Trade Commissioners; membership at Grind, a central co-working facility in NYC; one-month virtual programming and four months of in-market support in NYC; monthly programming and workshops.

Who we are looking for:  Revenue-generating Canadian companies ($1M in revenue/or investment) suitable for the New York City market, with a client acquitision strategy for NYC;  a senior representative who can spend four months in NYC to generate business; a strong and experienced founding team.

How to Apply:

Fill out and submit application form by June 10th, 2016:

Download an Application form

For more information:

30 minute information sessions will take place on:

  • Wednesday April 27th  @ 3:00 pm (EST)
  • Wednesday  May 4th @ 11:00 am (EST)

Tel: 1.877.413.4792
Code: 2982086

Visit the CTA website of the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service for more information about the program and how to apply.


About The Canadian Technology Accelerator in New York (CTA):

The Consulate General of Canada in New York runs three technology accelerators that target high-potential early-stage companies in three sectors selected through a competitive process:

CTA Digital Tech:
Ad Tech | FinTech | Big Data Analytics | Software-as-a-Service | E-commerce | Online Content

CTA CleanTech:
Green chemistry and advanced materials |  energy/water data, analysis, management & control |  clean energy | clean transportation and mobility, clean web, consumer engagement and smart grid

CTA Health IT:
Focussing on patient-centered solutions using health information technology including mobile devices (mHealth) and telemedicine (eHealth)

The companies receive international business acceleration from partners in the private sector, working closely with Trade Commissioners of the International Business Development section of the Canadian Consulate.


Source: Canadian Trade Commissioner Service