Last year’s Discover TechNATA, held on April 2nd 2019, was a huge success with over 90 exhibitors, and close to 3000 attendees all under one roof!  Discover TechNATA provides visitors and job seekers the opportunity to discover the innovative and vibrant Kanata North business community, see product demos and find out about the available employment opportunities in the business and tech sectors.

Join us at Discover TechNATA and see why we are proud to call this home. Learn more about our thriving tech hub as we spotlight the game changing technology and the expanding business ecosystem in Canada’s Largest Technology Park!


  • Job Seekers ─ Both Students and Professionals looking for new job opportunities. Find out who’s hiring, what types of opportunities are available, and what you need to land your dream job.
  • Government officials and policy makers to hear first-hand about the challenges and opportunities facing Ontario tech companies.
  • Investors, Venture Capitalists, Foreign Ambassadors who want to learn more about the tech landscape in Kanata North.
  • The Media, looking for the inside track on who’s hiring and the growth status of Kanata North.
  • And You! The general public, and Techies who want to learn about what’s happening right here in Kanata’s Tech Community.

Come check out the cool careers, network with local businesses, find out more about our tech scene and engage in the biz community of TechNATA. #SeriousTechLivesHere


  • Ranked #1 as Canada’s Best Places to Live in 2016, Ottawa – the Nations Capital – remains at the top of the list for quality of life, and the best place overall to live in Canada! 1 in 5 residents walk, bike or ride transit to work.
  • In Kanata North, tech employment has consistently grown since 1999. The region’s technology sector has exploded over the last few years as new businesses and startups have moved into the area.
  • With more than 540 companies and 23,000+ skilled employees, the region contributes over $13 Billion to Canada’s GDP.
  • Productivity levels are 4x higher than the national average. A halo effect of 10,000+ indirect and induced jobs have been generated in Ottawa/Eastern Ontario region due to the Kanata North success.
  • These contributions are building a strong technology ecosystem and generating economic opportunities for all of Canada.