Join Techpoint Africa as we virtually host Patrick Brown, Mayor of Brampton, Canada

by | Nov 10, 2021

Join Techpoint as we virtually host the Mayor of Brampton, Canada, Patrick Brown and his team for the Brampton Means Business Now: An Introduction to Brampton’s Innovation District Forum on Monday, November 15th, 2021. You will also hear from four Nigerian tech companies active in the City of Brampton, talking candidly about their experiences and the role of the City in their expansion.

Speakers include:

  • Sunil Sharma – Techstars Toronto Accelerator 
  • Onyeka Akumah – Treepz 
  • Adewale Yusuf – TalentQL
  • Sunday Olorunsheyi & Wisdom Ezekiel – The Pertinence Group [JetSeed and DataFirst]

The City of Brampton is committed to building a strong economic partnership with Nigeria and supporting inclusive innovation and entrepreneurship. The City’s Economic Development Office is looking to engage with the Nigerian Tech community, businesses, start-ups and technology incubators on this mission. 

This is an opportunity to showcase the best of Nigerian tech start-ups, exposing them to investment opportunities in Canada and possible collaboration and partnership with the Canadian tech start-up ecosystem.

This mission aims to develop cross-border strategies to strengthen Brampton/Nigerian economic relations and deliver sustainable, broad-based economic growth in both territories by supporting inventors and entrepreneurs as they remain local and scale globally. The City of Brampton is well-positioned to provide Nigerian companies with support and access to the North American market.

Built on strong cultural ties, Brampton is proud to be the home of a large and active Nigerian-Canadian community and celebrates the big, bold and innovative ideas coming from Nigeria. 

Who can attend?

Stakeholders from the tech start-up community, including investors, founders, hubs, inventors, and digital media.

Interested participants can register at this link.

Date: Monday, November 15th, 2021

Time: 4:00PM – 5:15PM WAT  (10:00AM – 11:15AM EST)

Techpoint Africa is a digital media company that amplifies the best innovations out of Africa through its mediadata, and events.

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