High Tech Discussions with Kanata North Industry Leaders

Published on November 23, 2018

High Tech Roundtable with Ontario’s Treasury Board President Peter Bethlenfalvy, hosted by MPP Merrilee Fullerton and the Kanata North Business Association

November 23, 2018 (Kanata, Ontario) - Merrilee Fullerton, MPP for Kanata-Carleton, today welcomed the President of Ontario’s Treasury Board Hon. Peter Bethlenfalvy to Kanata. The local MPP and the Kanata North Business Association hosted a roundtable for technology businesses.

The roundtable was to provide an opportunity for Ottawa’s high tech industry leaders to discuss how the Ontario Government might transform and modernize core public services to enhance the business climate for the high tech sector..

MPP Fullerton reported out that some of the key issues discussed included talent acquisitions, government procurement, and how to retain talent in Kanata North.

MPPs Peter Bethlenfalvy and Merrilee Fullerton also toured QNX, the Autonomous Vehicle Innovative Centre run by Blackberry. This tour highlighted the innovative ways that Blackberry is utilizing its technology to integrate into modern vehicles.

Here are a few photos from the day's events. 




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