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VANCOUVER: Government Support Programs for R&D, Innovations and Diversification of International Trade

  • 29 May 2019
  • 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM
  • 550 Burrard St #2300, Vancouver, BC V6C 2B5


  • CERBA Members
  • Non-members

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The CERBA-Vancouver Chapter in collaboration with NorthBridge Consultants, Gowling WLG and Miller Thompson LLP is pleased to invite our members and friends to participate at the interactive Breakfast Seminar on government support programs available for companies involved in R&D, Innovations and International Trade.

Canadian Government on all levels supports Canadian businesses in any effort to grow industrial expertise, diversify and win international market place. The panel of experts will update the participants on a number of government programs such as:

  • SR&ED (Scientific Research & Experimental Development)
  • IRAP (Industrial Research Assistance Program)
  • BCIP (Build in Canada Innovation Program)
  • ISC (Innovative Solutions Canada)
  • SIF (Strategic Innovation Fund)
  • SDTC (Sustainable Development Technology Canada) and SDTC/ICE
  • CAP (Canadian Agricultural Partnership)
  • CanExport, Going Global Innovation
  • Grants for working with Canadian Universities
  • Hiring & Training Grants

The session will also cover such important issues as the latest updates on international trade and IP protection for Innovation companies planning to diversify their business and approach overseas markets.

Our distinguished Speakers include:

  • Jaap Siekman MSc, PEng, PMP, NorthBridge Consultants
  • Stephen Ferance, Partner, Gowling WLG
  • Daniel Kiselbach, Partner, Miller Thompson LLP
  • Global Affairs Canada, Vancouver Regional Office (Speaker tbc)

Seminar Agenda:

8.30-am - 9.00am - Registration and Coffee

9.00am - 10.30am - Presentations and Q&A

10.30am - 11.00am - Networking and discussions


For more information and RSVP, please, contact:

Tatiana Domilovskaya, Regional Director, CERBA-Vancouver Chapter

at [email protected] or +1 604 720 2905

The registration deadline is May 27th.