Innovation In Action Tour Agenda

On November 13, 2018, Haltech and TechPlace are inviting you to Innovation in Action –

a full day tour of Halton’s Innovative Tech Companies.

Here’s what you’ll get:

  • Learn Why it is important to adapt your mindset towards Innovation Economy 
  • Visit 3 progressive and innovative companies in Halton (Javelin Technologies, Urtech Manufacturing, iLLUMA DRIVE)
  • See how these companies are adapting and revolutionizing old systems using innovative thinking
  • Network with CEOs and Founders
  • Support local economy and connect with local businesses

Breakfast, lunch, cocktails, transportation- provided


  • 8:00 am – Registration, networking, and breakfast
  • 8:30 am  – Innovate or Become Utility, Mark Majewski, Business Development Manager, OCE Adapting the Innovative Mindset, Tracey Kadish, Associate Dean, Business and Media Graduate Studies, Applied Research and Entrepreneurship at Mohawk College.
  • 9:30 am – Bus tour begins
  • 10:00 am – Arrive at Javelin Technologies and Cinema Suite.
    • Cinema Suite will provide an immersive experience and talks on additive manufacturing best practices, 3D scanning and Augmented Reality.
    • Javelin Technologies will give a talk on Javelin’s latest innovation practices
  • 12:15 pm – LUNCH at Urtech Manufacturing
  • 1:15 pm Urtech Manufacturing Tour
    • Tour the facilities including the ‘UrStart Hardware Accelerator’, enabling local Canadian hardware ventures to launch their products from prototype, to production
  • 3:00 pm – Arrive at iLLUMA-DRIVE.
    • Tour the facilities, check out ILLUMA’s include energy storage product, NEO, IoT application Thea and ground-breaking CENSE low voltage DC system.
    • Hear from Derek Hopkins and Robert Keane on how iLLUMA-DRIVE continues to revolutionize a 120-year-old industry using innovative technological practices using Digital Smart DC power and Energy Management.
  • 4:45 pm – Arrive back at TechPlace
    • Cocktail reception and networking sponsored by Nickel Brook Brewing Co.

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