Expansion into Canada: Why you should consider Toronto for Electric Mobility

  • 25 Feb 2021
  • 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM (EST)

New technologies around electric mobility are being researched, tested and implemented in the Toronto Region. Given our strong supply chain networks and our position as one of the world’s leading regions for automotive research, innovation and manufacturing, global manufacturers that wish to tap into one of the largest transit markets in North America can find the opportunities, talent and funding in the Toronto Region.

テックハブとして進化を続けるトロントを中心とした地域では、自動車電動化にかかわる新技術についての研究開発、調査、試験、製造などの潮流が高まり続けています。サプライチェーンの観点から優位に位置し、競争力のある通商協定などを活かし、世界の自動車製業界をけん引するトロント地域を例に、カナダの自動車電動化に関するエコシステム、業界のトレンドや日系企業の参入の余地などについて専門家からお話いただきます。

11:00AM-12:30PM (PST), PM2:00-3:30PM (EST)
Thursday, February 25th, 2021

Hosts:
Asami Okusawa, Executive Director, The Japan Society
Mark Stinson, Partner and Leader of the Asia Pacific Group, Fasken

Panelists:
Johnny Tan, Director, Asia Pacific, Toronto Global (Moderator)
Steven Rosenhek, Partner and Chair of the Automotive Group, Fasken
Prof. Cristina Amon, Professor (Mechanical & Industrial Engineering), University of Toronto
Dr. Carlos Da Silva, Research Associate, ATOMS Laboratory and Executive Director, Electrification Hub, University of Toronto
Ajay Kochhar, President and CEO, Co-Founder, Li-Cycle

This event is free of charge with an advanced registration. A Zoom invitation will be sent to you prior to the event.

Click HERE to register

About Fasken

Fasken is a full-service law firm with offices in Canada, the U.K., South Africa and China. We work with clients around the globe, offering expertise in legal issues affecting all types of industry, government and individual objectives.

About The Japan Society

The Japan Society is a Canadian national Non-for-profit organization funded by members to strengthen business, educational and cultural relations between Canada and Japan.

About Toronto Global

Toronto Global’s team of experienced business advisors is ready to help you access the most dynamic and innovative region in the world. We actively seek global companies interested in expanding to the Toronto Region and connect investors with the right opportunities that will facilitate the successful growth of their business. Your success is our business.

  

This program is co-hosted by FaskenThe Japan Society and Toronto Global in cooperation with JETRO San FranciscoJETRO Toronto and the Toronto Japanese Association of Commerce and Industry (Toronto Shokokai)

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