Export Development Canada is the largest provider of financial solutions for Canadian cleantech companies looking to expand internationally.



In 2018, EDC provided more than $2 billion in support for 210 cleantech companies.

11% growth year-over-year in Cleantech exports in 2017.

11% growth

year-over-year in Cleantech exports in 2017

$2.5 trillon in global cleantech sector by 2022

$2.5 trillon 

in global cleantech sector by 2022


Cleantech Export Forum
Nov. 4, MaRS Discovery District, Toronto, ON

EDC presents the third annual Cleantech Export Forum on Nov. 4. This unique event will explore the cleantech ecosystem and highlight the financial and strategic supports and resources available. You’ll also hear from companies that have already found success in the international cleantech market.


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Keynote speaker 

Peter Hall, Vice-President and Chief Economist, EDC

With more than 25 years of economic analysis and forecasting experience, Peter Hall offers an expert take on the global economic outlook. His passion is guiding Canadian businesses to sustainable global success.


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Guest appearance

The Walrus Talks

EDC presents the exclusive Walrus Talks, a national event series about Canada and its place in the world. This thought-provoking event will feature five speakers talking for seven minutes, each from a different perspective, all focusing on the future of cleantech that will spark conversation both in person and online.



Peter Hall

Chief Economist, EDC

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Business Advisor, BDC Advisory Services


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Business Advisor, BDC Advisory Services


Bill Macheras

Business Advisor, BDC Advisory Services


Bill Macheras

Business Advisor, BDC Advisory Services

Bill Macheras

Business Advisor, BDC Advisory Services

Bill Macheras

Business Advisor, BDC Advisory Services

Bill Macheras

Business Advisor, BDC Advisory Services

Join us for the Cleantech Export Forum

Date: Nov. 4, 2019
Time: 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Location: MaRS Discovery District,
101 College St.,
Toronto, Ontario
M5G 1L7



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Karicia Quiroz

Senior Trade Advisor, EDC

Karicia Quiroz  Senior Trade Advisor, EDC