Welcome

Bay Area Economic Summit

ONTARIO’S CONNECTED REGIONS
Canada’s First Technology Supercluster

June 27, 2017 | Royal Botanical Gardens
7:30 am Registration | 8:00 am Open | 4:00 pm Close | Post Event Reception

A Premier Leadership Initiative of the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce
and Burlington Chamber of Commerce

CLICK HERE to Register
CLICK HERE to View Presentations from BAES 2016

Bay Area Economic Summit

ONTARIO’S CONNECTED REGIONS
Canada’s First Technology Supercluster

June 27, 2017 | Royal Botanical Gardens
7:30 am Registration | 8:00 am Open | 4:00 pm Close | Post Event Reception

A Premier Leadership Initiative of the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce and
Burlington Chamber of Commerce

CLICK HERE to Register
CLICK HERE for 2016 Presentations

One Goal: Drive regional connectivity to increase local jobs, prosperity and quality of life

Four Powerful Topics

1. Tech North Innovation Supercluster: Benefits for Bay Area Companies, Startups, Entrepreneurs and Institutions
2. Climate Action: Economic Advantages for the Bay Area Community
3. Regional Goods Movement: The Bay Area Play for Improved Connectivity
4. Smart Intensification: Compact Development of Employment and Residential Lands in the Bay Area

Transportation

Transportation

Mixed Use Transit Hubs | Transit Enabled Development | Congestion Relief | Intercity and Regional Transit | Light Rail Transit

Regional Leadership

Regional Leadership

Strategic Alignment and Collaboration | Advocacy | Intergovernmental Relations | Women in Leadership | Diversity | Next Generation Leaders

Health Sciences

Health Sciences

Transformative Change | Big Data | Public-Private Partnerships | Commercialization of Research | Cluster Development

Innovation

Innovation

Innovation Supercluster | Regional Innovation Systems | Venture Capital | Entrepreneurship | Start Ups

Education & Training

Education & Training

Workforce Development | Community Engagement | Research | Access and Equity | Collaboration

Environmental Stewardship

Environmental Stewardship

Cootes to Escarpment EcoPark System | Royal Botanical Gardens | Randle Reef | Urban Forests | Low Impact Development

Economic Development

Economic Development

Bay Area Partnership | Intercity Cooperation | Regional Ties | Global Linkages | Cluster Development | Local Employment

Quality of Life

Quality of Life

Arts and Culture | Healthy Neighbourhoods | Trail Systems | Modern Amenities | Heritage Preservation


Featured Speakers

 

Roster of 2017 Speakers, Panelists and  Commentators in Development

Agenda/Media

Read the Agenda –  Coming Soon

Media Release

Bay Area Summit 2015 Discussion Paper


Where is This Happening?

Royal Botanical Gardens

The Bay Area Economic summit will be hosted at the Royal Botanical Gardens, the largest botanical garden in Canada, a National Historic Site, and registered charitable organization with a mandate to bring together people, plants and nature.

 

Address

680 Plains Rd W
Burlington, ON L7T 4H4

Royal Botanical Gardens


Ready to Get Involved?

Reserve Your Spot at the Bay Area Economic Summit

The Bay Area Economic Summit is a co-presentation of the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce and Burlington Chamber of Commerce.