Discover Growth and Innovation at: “The Gathering 2024”

March 19, 2024

Brampton Startups at Collision 2023, Innovation District Start-Up Island

At the intersection of ambition and opportunity lies The Gathering – an exclusive pre-conference event for Collision attendees in the heart of Brampton’s Innovation District. Set against the backdrop of Brampton, Ontario, this private, invite-only event is poised to ignite the aspirations of 200 of Canada’s most promising early-stage startups. Mark your calendars for June 17, 2024, as we embark on a day of networking, learning, and peer-to-peer interactions like no other. 

Unlocking Insights, Forging Connections 

The Gathering isn’t just a one-day conference; it’s a curated experience meticulously designed to propel startups towards success. Attendees will find themselves immersed in an environment tailor-made for collaboration, as they engage in small group discussions, exchange ideas, and glean insights from industry thought leaders. 

An esteemed lineup of speakers and mentors will share their invaluable expertise through a diverse array of formats, including keynote addresses, panel discussions, masterclasses, and intimate roundtable sessions. Past topics have delved into critical areas such as team-building strategies, founder-investor relations, competitive positioning, scalability, and the elusive quest for unicorn status. 

Why Brampton? 

What sets Brampton apart is not just its strategic location midway along the Innovation Corridor between Kitchener-Waterloo and Toronto, but its unwavering commitment to fostering a supportive ecosystem for startups to thrive globally. With world-class infrastructure, access to top talent, and a conducive regulatory environment, Brampton serves as the ideal launchpad for startups aiming to make their mark on the global stage. 

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Seize the opportunity to be part of something extraordinary – the journey starts here. 

About the City of Brampton 

As one of the fastest-growing cities in Canada, Brampton is home to 700,000 people and 90,000 businesses. People are at the heart of everything we do. We are energized by our diverse communities, we attract investment, and we are embarking on a journey to lead technological and environmental innovation. We partner for progress to build a healthy city that is safe, sustainable, and successful. Visit to learn more. 

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