Atlanta Cyber Week

Date: October 02-06, 2017
Venue: Georgia Tech Learning Center (GTLC)
Location: Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
Target Audience: Canadian cybersecurity companies
Sector: Information and Communications Technologies

Atlanta Cyber Week is a public-private collaboration led by Baker Donelson and Metro Atlanta Chamber that will host multiple events during the week to highlight the pillars of the region's cybersecurity ecosystem. Each event will be structured to facilitate meaningful discussion on important cybersecurity topics and foster customer development between high-growth cybersecurity companies and the city’s density of Fortune 1000s.

Atlanta is the home to the second-highest density of Fortune 1000s in the U.S. and has a rapidly growing national security presence. The multi-event conference will highlight the region's role in national security with cyber command, DOD research, and the NSA facility in Augusta, GA. Cyber Week will present business opportunities for Canadian companies seeking accelerators, co-working spaces, mentors, potential customers and other resources that Atlanta has to offer.

For information, don’t hesitate to contact:
Madeline Cook, Trade Commissioner, Canadian Consulate General, Atlanta, Georgia

Why your organization should participate:

  • Compare your product/service with international competitors
  • Gain insights and market intelligence
  • Increase visibility of your product or service
  • Meet academic or research entities
  • Meet foreign education institutions and/or organizations
  • Meet key commercial entities, industry players, and potential buyers, investors and/or partners
  • Participate in networking events
  • Participate in pre-organized business to business meetings
  • Pitch your product /service to selected audiences
  • Receive on-the-ground assistance from the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service

Trade Commissioner(s) involvement:

Activities organized by the Trade Commissioner Service

  • Business-to-business meetings
  • Networking event

The Trade Commissioner, Madeline Cook, is specializing in the ICT sector for the Southeast U.S. market and can provide information on Atlanta Cyber Week and other local events that you are considering, as well as advice on business development in the region. Services from the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service are offered free of charge to Canadian companies and organizations.