MAPLE Delegation to Meet with Leading Toronto Organizations - Sept. 21-22

With our delegation to Toronto, Ontario, Canada just over one month away, we are looking forward to meeting leading organizations in Toronto to take the pulse of Canada's business capital. MAPLE will also be hosting a cross-border networking reception to connect with Toronto-area business leaders on the evening of September 21st. Our delegation will be meeting with the following organizations:

Innovation: Ryerson Digital Media Zone, JLabs, MaRS Discovery District, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute.
Enterprise: Royal Bank of Canada, EY Canada.
City & Government: Toronto Global, Toronto Board of Trade, U.S. Commercial Service

Our '48 Hours in Toronto' delegation is a turnkey and efficient way to identify business trends and opportunities for businesses interested in trading with or investing in the Toronto region. For information on joining the delegation, please contact Stephen Armstrong ( or Robert Kelle ( The delegation dates are September 21-22.

Special Note

California companies interested in exporting to Canada can apply for funding to offset the MAPLE Toronto delegation fee through the California STEP program. Companies must meet the program criteria. The application window will reopen effective Tuesday, August 22nd and will remain open for a limited time. To apply for funding consideration, please visit

Thank You to Our Delegation Partners

Thank you to Air Canada for being our delegation airline partner providing special savings between LAX and YYZ for our delegates. We also wish to thank Greater Irvine Chamber and World Trade Center Los Angeles for joining our delegation and speaking about the opportunities to do business with Southern California at our Toronto delegation reception on Sept. 22nd.