Information & CommuNications Technology

Sector Overview.

Mississauga is at the core of Canada’s innovation and technology activity and continues to attract the brightest minds and leading-edge companies. From start-ups, to scale-ups to international firms, Mississauga has the supports, resources and community to cultivate growth, success and global impacts within the industry.

2nd Largest ICT Cluster in North America

Centrally located within the second largest technology cluster in North America, the Toronto-Waterloo Technology Corridor in Ontario.

Large Tech Community

Home to a cluster of diverse and multinational companies offering enterprise software solutions and services enabling digital transformation

Homegrown Success

Home to local success stories including world-renowned companies such as SOTI, IMAX, Baylis, and PointClickCare

Access to Large Talent Pool

5.3 million people within the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) are within reach, representing nearly half of Ontario’s labour force

Community of Innovators

ICT companies choose Mississauga to develop and grow emerging technologies including AI, Automation, Cyber Security, Big Data, Cloud Computing, Fintech, IoT, Robotics, and more

Global Organizations

Home to over 75 Fortune 500 companies including 12 Fortune 500 ICT companies that have a Canadian or Regional Head Office located in Mississauga

Business Community.

Discover our growing business community. Filter through hundreds of businesses in the ICT sector and set parameters based on your interests.

730+

Businesses

37,000+

Employees

Artificial Intelligence & Data Economy

60+ Businesses

Cyber Security

25+ Businesses

Enterprise Support

200+ Businesses

Fintech

40+ Businesses

Internet of Things (IoT)

10+

Robotics, Automation & 3D Printing

10+

Telecommunications

80+ Businesses

Sub Sectors.

Mississauga’s ICT sector spans across various areas within the industry including growth within these emerging sub-sectors.

These sub-sectors represent a portion of Mississauga’s ICT sector. For a full overview, please see the ICT Sector Profile

Notable Companies.

Mississauga is a home to a many globally recognized ICT businesses. These companies contribute to our growing sector and we’re proud that they call Mississauga home.

Latest News & Events.

Search through the latest news and events surrounding ICT in Mississauga.

Resources & Tools.

Explore the following resources available including sector profiles, support programs, incentives and more.

We assist companies like yours in the following areas:

We connect your business to companies to support your supply chains needs. We provide introductions to industry organizations and networking opportunities so your business can find clients that are looking for your products and services.

We support companies in their decision making by providing high-level to highly customized data related to market, infrastructure, talent, sector, and beyond.

Building a sustainable workforce for our businesses is critical to their success and to maintaining our Region’s global competitiveness. Our office leads from the front by connecting key stakeholders to discuss and advocate for solutions including the development of new programs and co-operative education opportunities to address workforce development challenges.

Are you announcing the opening of a new facility? Do you have an event that you would like to promote? Let us help you spread the word through our social media channels, website and more formal announcements

Do you have a problem you need help solving? We can help! Whether you are having trouble navigating the municipal building permit process or need to discuss transit-related items, our office is your one-stop shop to help resolve outstanding city-related or other matters.

We offer guidance and support related to relevant government funding and programs available to help businesses establish and grow.

We provide access and guidance to newcomer supports and resources to ensure employees and their families have everything they need to make Mississauga their home.

We provide real estate options for available sites, site tours, connections to realtors, and use verification to ensure sites meet the clients’ needs.

We Can Help.

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Real Success Stories.

Explore our wide selection of businesses that have found success in Mississauga. Read their story and learn about how this city helped them.

All the right ingredients for success.

We are an open and diverse city that attracts and welcomes people from around the world to live, work, study, visit and play. Discover how our city has the assets your business needs to grow and succeed.