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Trade Accelerator Program | Unlocking Global Opportunities: Inviting Niagara Companies

Join our Trade Accelerator Program (TAP) for expert guidance in expanding your business globally. Benefit from hands-on workshops and personalized mentoring to develop a robust export strategy.

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The Trade Accelerator Program (TAP) by World Trade Centre Toronto empowers SMEs for strategic international growth. With top export advisors, tailored coaching and essential resources, it equips businesses to scale successfully.

This program, hosted in partnership with is tailored for business leaders and executives of companies based in Niagara across diverse industries. Over six weeks, a blend of virtual and in-person workshops and mentoring sessions facilitated by seasoned professionals aims to assist participants in developing robust export strategies.

ABOUT THE cohort

Led by industry experts and thought leaders, this session will cover a wide range of topics, including:

  • Market Insights: Opportunities, Challenges & Risks
  • International Marketing & Sales
  • International Financial Management
  • Funding Programs & Grants for Exporting
  • Global Legal Considerations & Tax Policies




  • Day 1 (In-Person) May 15, 2024; 9am to 5pm | Brock University, 1812 Sir Isaac Brock Way, St. 
  • Day 2 (90-minute Virtual): May 21, 2024
  • Day 3 (90-minute Virtual): May 28, 2024
  • Day 4 (90-minute Virtual): June 6, 2024
  • Day 5 (90-minute Virtual): June 11, 2024
  • Day 6 (In-Person): July 3, 2024; 9am to 5pm | Brock University, 1812 Sir Isaac Brock Way, St. 

Mentoring Session (Virtual): June 27, 2024; 9am to 1pm 


TAP is open to companies that are:

  • Exporting a product, services or technologies and want to diversify their export market or are exploring the possibility of expanding their business internationally
  • Generating more than $500,000 in annual revenue or $1,000,000 paid in capital
  • Operating for at least 2 years and registered in Canada
  • Offering an attractive value proposition 



Thanks to our generous partners, this special session is being offered free of charge to Ontario businesses.


Vinicius Morandi | +1 416 862 5214 |

Apply for the session

TAP is designed for export-ready companies meeting the eligibility requirements outlined above. Your application will be reviewed by one of our team members, who will connect with you within 3-5 business days to discuss your program status.

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Operating Partner


The Trade Accelerator Program is supported by several partners, including Innovation, Science and Economic Development, in delivering Canada‚Äôs Export Diversification Strategy.