In late February, leading health care IT companies will meet in Las Vegas at the Health Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Conference & Trade Show. The International Trade Branch is organizing a pavilion to house 12 Ontario companies in the industry. Attending companies will have the opportunity to gain exposure to international markets, new trends, generate sales, and network with potential business partners in the industry as well as prospective customers.
When: February 20-24, 2012
Where: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Subsidize Event Expenses Through Government Funding
The 12 chosen Ontario health care IT companies can receive a 50% subsidy on expenses related to the HIMSS event. Through the Ontario Chamber of Commerce program, called Export Market Access, companies can harness up to $30,000 in non-repayable funding to help with event-related costs. Eligible expenses include airfare, booth rental, and marketing tools used in foreign markets. To learn more about this program or start the application process, please fill out the Get Started form.
Interested Ontario health care IT companies can gain more information and register by contacting Patricia Cosgrove at firstname.lastname@example.org or 1 (416) 212-1030. Other government funding is available for health care IT companies; browse the various government funding mechanisms or contact us for more information.