Mobile communications from Ontario: Easier, faster, smarter connections
Make Ontario, Canada your Next Big Idea for mobile innovation and growth. Connect with Ontario at the Mobile World Congress 2014 to find out how doing business in Ontario can help your business grow. Ontario's mobile industry is recognized globally for its expertise in devices, wireless communications, microelectronics, digital security, mobile apps, mobile payments, mobile communications and green IT. Over 17,500 IT firms in Ontario operate throughout the province and in active clusters in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), Ottawa and Kitchener-Waterloo. They include innovative startups and global giants like HP, IBM, Microsoft, Oracle and Siemens. Discover how Ontario's competitive business costs and taxes, business incentives, skilled and talented workforce, environment of innovation, competitive business costs, world-class research facilities and other business advantages can lead to investment growth and success for your firm.
Ontario wireless communications, mobile communications and green IT organizations are featured at Mobile World Congress 2014
Top 5 Reasons to make Ontario Your Next Big Idea
- High performance industry with world-leading solutions.
You'll be in a thriving innovation ecosystem. Ontario is home to one of North America's largest concentrations of world leading, innovative wireless communications, mobile communications and green IT companies. It includes heavyweights such as Research In Motion, top ranked digital gamers such as Capybara Games, and Digital Extremes, as well as e-security leader Certicom.
- Innovation is deep in the e-DNA.
Here, you'll find a great launch pad for your innovative ideas and technologies. Ontario has been the launching pad for a long list of world-class software and hardware products. Some examples? The BlackBerry, Maya 3D software and RADARSAT-2. Today, there's lots more in the pipeline. Innovation is fuelled by an exceptional research community with strengths in mobile devices, 4G wireless networks, digital imaging and animation.
- Brilliant developers at every turn.
You'll find a great workforce to help you turn your ideas into reality. Ontario has attracted some of the most creative wireless developers and engineers in the world, and every year more are emerging from internationally-recognized schools such as the University of Waterloo, the University of Toronto, Ryerson University, Sheridan College and the Ontario College of Art and Design.
- Fresh insights into global markets.
You'll be connected to the world from here. Ontario, with a population of 13 million highly educated people, is a global microcosm where more than 150 languages are spoken. We have people working in our IT industry from every country in the world. That's a huge advantage when you're developing technologies for every country in the world.
- High value technology, low development costs.
You'll be able to develop state-of-the-art tech and solutions at a lower cost. With some of the lowest development costs in the G7 for software designers, web and multimedia developers and telecom equipment manufacturing, Ontario companies can work with partners worldwide to cost-efficiently accelerate time-to-market for new products.
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Connect with Ontario, Canada at Mobile World Congress 2014
With 72,000 attendees from 79 countries, Mobile World Congress will showcase and demonstrate the latest top mobile and wireless devices and technologies and presents a strategic opportunity for you to connect with Ontario, Canada and discover how you can make Ontario your next Big Idea.
Visit the Mobile World Congress 2014 website to get more information. Find Ontario, Canada at the World Congress on Information Technology – your Next Big Idea in mobile.