Project Description


December 11, 2017
1 – 2:45 pm EST
Livestream begins at 1:30 pm
Ontario Investment and Trade Centre, 250 Yonge Street, 35th Floor

iON is a project created in response to a need for greater IO engagement outside of Toronto. iON was designed to be a first step in bringing knowledge sharing, networking, and economic development opportunities to companies across the province.

You may also be interested in our second FREE iON event of the day: The Customer Is Always Right: How Creators Need Big Data to Increase Discoverability and Retain Their Fans. This event runs from 2:45 – 4:30 pm in the same space but requires separate registration. For more information and to register, click here.

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Event Description:

Wondering how to access specialized financing for IDM? Find out how IDM production companies are combining funding options from the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC), Export Development Canada (EDC) and the Royal Bank of Canada (RBC).

To bring this fascinating ecosystem to life, Amanda Hutteri of BDC, Amesika Baeta of EDC and Tanya Lahiri of RBC will be sharing case studies for both early stage companies and more mature ones. Moderated by Mark Edwards of Edwards PC, Creative Law, this is a must-attend / must-watch event for any IDM producer looking to grow their business; whether you’re still looking forward to revenue or already established with business deals inside and outside of Canada!


1 – 1:30 pm: Registration and Networking
1:30 – 2:45 pm: Panel Discussion & Q&A


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Event Partners



Can’t make it in-person?

Click here to watch the live-stream on December 11th beginning at 1:30 pm.