Top Developers and Researchers Come Together in York Region for 2019 CASCON x Evoke Conference
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For the first time, IBM’s long-standing Center for Advanced Studies Conference (CASCON) is partnering with Havas Canada to present CASCON x EVOKE; taking place November 4th-6th in Markham, York Region. We spoke with Steven Astorino, VP of Development, Hybrid Cloud, z Analytics and Canada Lab Director at IBM and get the inside scoop on what attendees may expect from the conference.
York Region’s Tech Talent Pool Goes Global
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New MSO Gives Employers in Canada Innovative Options for Improving Health Benefits, Retaining Employees
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SmartCentres and Mitchell Goldhar Announce Scotiabank as New Tenant in PwC-YMCA Tower at Vaughan Metropolitan Centre
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After Receiving $5M in Federal Funding, Markham’s ventureLAB to Pick ‘First Cohort’ Companies
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The Technology Sector in the Greater Toronto Area: A Multi-Market Success Story
The GTA is not a single option but, rather, offers a wide variety of submarkets giving information and communications technology (ICT) firms the range of real estate options and concentrations of skilled workers that the firms require to facilitate their future growth and success.