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Joint Initiative

Aerospace Regional Recovery Initiative (ARRI)

This project is funded by the Government of Canada through the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario.
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The World Trade Centre Toronto (WTC-T) is committed to empowering small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the aerospace industry.

Thanks to the generous support of the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario), WTC-T will be offering its renowned programs as part of the Government of Canada’s Aerospace Regional Recovery Initiative (ARRI).

WTC-T & ARRI Programs

ARRI's support will fund participation in WTC-T's tailored programs for up to 145 SMEs in the aerospace industry. These programs will help businesses in this sector pursue new export opportunities, embrace digitization and create more sustainable operation.

Businesses will have access to workshops and mentoring sessions designed specifically to overcome growth obstacles in various trade areas, including sales, ESG, international expansion, workforce management operations, and financial optimization.

Program Schedule

October 3, 2023 | Growth Development Program (GDP)

The new edition of GDP is for Aerospace SME founders, owners, and C-suite executives seeking to elevate their success after significant growth, unlocking new opportunities and leadership potential.

January 25, 2024 | Trade Accelerator Program (TAP)

This edition of the program is to equip Aerospace SMEs with an expert-vetted export plan tailored to expand their international presence, capitalize on new markets and drive revenue growth.