Media Advisory
January 14, 2015

Mayor John Tory will provide the opening address tomorrow at Going Global: Toronto-Chicago, an international business development forum organized by INcubes Inc.  

Date: Thursday, January 15
Time: 12:30 to 4 p.m.; remarks at 1:40 p.m.
Location: Telus House, 3rd floor, 25 York St., Toronto

Bruce A. Heyman, U.S. Ambassador to Canada, and Sam Sebastian, the Managing Director of Google Canada, will also give keynote speeches at the event.

The event, hosted in collaboration with the Chicago business accelerator hub called 1871, will showcase 10 companies from Toronto and Chicago, Toronto’s Sister City.

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Shane Gerard
Strategic Communications
416-397-5711
Amanda Galbraith
Office of the Mayor
416-338-3206