Toronto

Toronto

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Location

One First Canadian Place, P.O. Box 60
Toronto, Ontario M5X 1C1
Canada

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416.862.4538

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416.366.2444

Specializing In

  • Business Services
  • Conference Facilities
  • Group Trade Missions
  • Trade Education
  • Trade Information

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About World Trade Center Toronto

The World Trade Centre Toronto (WTC-T) is the trade services arm of the Toronto Region Board of Trade. As a member of the World Trade Centers Association, WTC-T creates unparalleled global access for the Toronto region’s business community with its connection to 319 branded properties and trade services associations in 92 countries. WTC-T provides targeted international trade advisory services and expertise through comprehensive research, trade education, strategy building workshops, outbound and inbound trade missions and valuable connections to experts and networks. WTC-T has created three programs to provide end-to-end knowledge and support for businesses interested in expanding their global reach: Canada’s Trade Accelerator Program (TAP), a Market Activation Program (MAP) and the Scale-Up Institute Toronto (SUIT). To learn more about WTC-T, please contact us at wtc@bot.com.

Member Benefits:

  • Downtown Conference Facilities
  • International Trade Development Services
  • Trade Accelerator Program (TAP)
  • Market Activation Program (MAP) Trade Missions

Local Industries:

  • Animal Husbandry,
  • Food & Beverage Processing,
  • Agri-Business,
  • Automotive,
  • Technology,
  • Business Management & Professional Services,
  • Financial & Professional Services,
  • Information Technology & Software,
  • Asset Management,
  • Banking & Capital Markets,
  • Healthcare & Wellness,
  • Hospitality: Tourism & Leisure,
  • Transportation: Logistics & Warehousing,
  • Retail & Consumer,
  • Industrial Manufacturing,
  • Clean Technology,
  • Biotechnology & Bioscience,
  • Advanced Manufacturing,
  • Engineering: R&D: Architecture & Construction,
  • Aerospace: Aviation & Defense,
  • Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences,
  • Entertainment & Digital Media,
  • Education & Knowledge Creation

Join Us

Facilities & Services

Canada’s Trade Accelerator Program (TAP): a dynamic, hands-on 6-week workshop for SMEs, providing essential knowledge, resources and coaching to scale up, develop and execute an export plan

Market Activation Program (MAP): an experiential program offering outbound trade missions for Toronto region businesses and inbound trade mission support for international business delegates seeking Toronto market access

Scale-Up Institute Toronto (SUIT): provides a series of curated program offerings to help high-growth firms overcome barriers to continued growth and elevate their growth trajectories

Facilities

  • Seminar / Meeting Rooms
  • Temporary Office Space
  • Office Building / Tower

Trade Services

  • Group Trade Mission
  • Referrals
  • Trade Information / Market Research
  • Education & Knowledge Creation
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Our Impact

REGIONAL INFORMATION

12,000

members in the network of BOT

250,000

business professionals reflect the diversity and breadth of the Toronto region’s business community

100

opportunities to network in the events held by BOT

Our Team

Meet Our Members & Tenants

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Upcoming Events

In the News

2021

  • Smart Cities & Sustainable Opportunities in Vietna - Vietnam’s rapid urbanization and aging infrastructure has led to the implementation of Smart Cities initiatives to address sustainable development issues in the next decade. The urban population has grown at an average rate of nearly 3% in the last decade – the fastest in Sou... more

  • Uplifting Women and BIPOC Entrepreneurs - The COVID-19 pandemic has both exacerbated the digital divide among small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) and highlighted the importance of digitization for business continuity and resilience. The disproportionate challenges faced by women entrepreneurs particularly Black... more

  • Canada Invests in Clean Technology Solutions - The Government of Canada recently invested $750 million towards the re-capitalization of the Sustainable Development Technology Canada fund, which will enable more SMEs to develop and commercialize clean technologies. This is the single largest investment in SDTC ever made by... more

  • Ontario's Tech Sector - Deloitte recently released its 12th annual Tech Trends report. It provides insights into how organizations are using technology to thrive in the face of change due to the current pandemic. Amidst challenging times, Ontario’s tech sector continues to show strength. With over 3... more

2020

  • WTC-Toronto TAP runs Women-lead Company cohort - This past January saw the first Trade Accelerator Program (TAP) for women-owned, women-managed and women-led businesses here in Toronto, Canada. We received interest from different sectors across Ontario and Canada, with dozens of willing participants. In the end 17 companies ... more

2019

  • WTC Toronto launches Scale-Up Institute Toronto - By Igor Fernandes, Toronto Region Board of Trade TORONTO, ON, October 7, 2019 – Canada ranks second in the world for starting businesses, but struggles to grow them. To change this reality and enable small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to overcome barriers to growth, ... more

  • Government invests $6.7M in WTC-T's TAP program - TORONTO, ON, April 23, 2019 – Yesterday, the Honourable Mary Ng, federal Minister of Small Business and Export Promotion announced a $6.7 million investment through FedDev Ontario and Innovation Science and Economic Development Canada for the Toronto Region Board of Trade to e... more

2018

  • WTC-T LAUNCHES TRADE & INVESTMENT SERVICES OFFICE - By Erin Ellis, Director, International Market Development, WTC-T World Trade Centre Toronto (WTC-T)’s first year was an exciting one for the Market Activation Program (MAP). We partnered with 34 organizations from the government, educational and private sectors to convene 4 ou... more

  • WTC-T's TRADE ACCELERATOR PROGRAM RECEIVES AWARD - TORONTO, ON, November 21, 2018—On November 20, the Trade Accelerator Program (TAP) Canada—a dynamic, hands-on workshop helping small and medium-sized enterprises scale up, develop and execute an export plan—was awarded the Ontario Export Award for Export Excellence. Launched i... more

  • Celebrating One Year at WTC Toronto - By Leigh Smout, Executive Director, World Trade Centre Toronto With the Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) entered into force, the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) signed and a new deal negotiate... more

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Location

One First Canadian Place, P.O. Box 60
Toronto, Ontario M5X 1C1
Canada

📞

416.862.4538

📠

416.366.2444