Alberta hires liaison to help companies connect with Silicon Valley

EDMONTON — Alberta companies looking to gain a foothold in high-tech Silicon Valley now have a representative on the ground in California.

Trade Minister Deron Bilous says the government has contracted with an Alberta firm that has a liaison in San Francisco.

September 2018 via Vancouver Courier Read More here


Opening doors, unlocking new investment in Alberta

Alberta’s new trade and investment contractor, Connection Silicon Valley (CSV), will help open doors for Alberta businesses in Silicon Valley, San Francisco and beyond.

September 2018 via Alberta Read More -->


Canadian Women's Network wants to give you Women Founder's Silicon Valley Connections

“Our aim is to accelerate the representation of successful women-led startups by supporting Canadian female founders and women in tech gain access to Silicon Valley and create a groundswell for women to succeed.”

May 2018 via BetaKit Read More -->


Connection Silicon Valley bridges Canadian business and world-class innovation

Joanne Fedeyko, CEO of Connection Silicon Valley, is serious about putting Canada on the map when it comes to innovation.

“I’m incredibly passionate about helping Canadian companies be successful”..

April 2018 via DX Journal Read More -->


California beckons to Canadian women in technology

California is the place to be for technology companies, from scrappy start-ups looking for venture capital to commercialize their products and services to Fortune 500 multinationals locating there to catch the latest trends—and while it can be a tough market to crack, initiatives are in place to help Canadian businesswomen break-in.

March 2018 via Canadian Trade Commission Service Read More -->


Inspiring Fifty: Canada 2018

Inspiring Fifty, in partnership with the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Canada, and with the support of the Senate of Canada, is proud to organize the first ever Canadian edition of the event, in order to identify and showcase the achievements and advancements of Canadian women in the science, tech, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields.

May 2018 via Inspiring Fifty Learn More -->



Need A Silicon Valley Champion, Meet Joanne Fedeyko

Since moving on from her role as executive director of the C100 last year, Joanne Fedeyko has continued to be a champion and a partner for Canadian startups, scale-ups and corporate organizations that want to develop a deeper innovation strategy.

March 2017 via TechPortfolio Read More -->