Waterloo EDC Blog

10 Exciting Autotech Companies in Waterloo

Posted by Waterloo EDC on January 5, 2023

Waterloo is home to a number of world-renowned companies and global leaders dominating in various industries.

With innovation booming in every corner, we wanted to showcase the diversity and talent in one particular sector: autotech.

Our unique autotech ecosystem is made up of 100+ vibrant companies, powered by years of research and high-quality expertise.

Here are some key players and industry...


Topics: automotive, ecosystem, autotech

Waterloo: Driving autotech innovation

Posted by Waterloo EDC on March 31, 2022

Waterloo is home to a vibrant automotive technology cluster. Canada’s largest automotive manufacturer – Toyota – is located here, alongside world-class research centres for automotive and mobility innovation. Fueled by Canada’s most dynamic tech ecosystem, Waterloo is driving a smarter, safer and more connected automotive future.

Here is Waterloo’s autotech ecosystem in a nutshell:


Topics: automotive, talent, autotech

Project Arrow: the all-Canadian EV driving a net-zero future

Posted by Waterloo EDC on November 10, 2021

All-Canadian. Zero-emissions. Autonomous. Meet Project Arrow. 

Electric vehicles are on the rise around the world and with the rapid growth of EV manufacturing comes the opportunity for automotive innovation.

In a recent virtual event hosted by the Greater Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber of Commerce, Tony LaMantia, President & CEO of Waterloo EDC, and Flavio Volpe, President of the Automotive Parts...


Topics: automotive, cleantech, autotech

January Wrap-Up: IP and autos

Posted by Waterloo EDC on February 1, 2021

The first month of the new year brought major investments in Ontario’s manufacturing sector, training for Waterloo companies looking to lock up their intellectual property and a new series on the unique strengths of mid-size communities.

Here are the top stories from January 2021:


Topics: automotive, R&D, industry news

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