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OCE Annual Report 2013/2014

This was a highly productive year of growth and transition. Read all about it in our interactive annual report for 2013-14.

Connected Vehicle/Autonomous Vehicle (CVAV) Call for proposals

OCE is currently accepting VIP I applications to the Connected Vehicle/Autonomous Vehicle (CVAV) Research Program for Road Vehicles.

Alberta-Ontario Innovation Program

Supporting cross-provincial collaborations between industry and academia to solve key industry challenges in both provinces.

Young Entrepreneurs, Make Your Pitch

The Young Entrepreneurs, Make Your Pitch competition invites high school students in Ontario to pitch their business ideas in a two-minute video.

TalentEdge Program

Enabling interns and postdoctoral fellows to apply their expertise and the latest tools to industry problems. Fellowship applications now open.

SmartStart Seed Fund

Providing funding, training and development for new start-up enterprises by Ontario’s next-generation entrepreneurs.

Getting Started

Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) can help you turn your idea into income. You can access expert talent in Ontario’s research institutions to solve your innovation challenge. You can gain real-world skills and experience in research and development.
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Upcoming Events

  • APMA Annual Automotive Outlook Conference

    APMA announces its 19th Annual Automotive Outlook Conference, produced in partnership with Export Development Canada (EDC) and supported by Auto21 Inc. and Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE). This event is themed "Competing in the Globalized Economy," focusing on Canadian manufacturing competitiveness in the current global economy. The event will provide a macro review of economic conditions and focus more specifically on automotive conditions, examining key competitiveness issues being encountered by Canadian manufacturers in the current global economic landscape. 
    The agenda will include a high level review of relevant macroeconomic data points, provide strategic insight into the automotive sector in North America and globally, and will feature keynote presentations from Ontario's Minister of Finance, the Honourable Charles Sousa and from Dianne Craig, CEO, Ford of Canada. 

    Additional speakers include Derek Burleton, Vice President & Deputy Chief Economist, The Toronto-Dominion (TD) Bank, and Joe McCabe, President & CEO, AutoForecast Solutions LLC.

    The Agenda will also feature a Strategic Financing Panel made up of: Gregory Trippenbach, Vice President, Transportation Group, Export Development Canada; David McQueen, Director of Consulting Services, The Offshore Group, Bob Civak, Senior Vice President, Business Development and Commercialization, Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) and GE Capital which will address Challenges / opportunities Canadian companies face in capitalizing on the increasingly global automotive industry.

    If you are concerned about automotive manufacturing competitiveness in Canada, this is your opportunity to learn from key industry and government officials.
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