Ontario East Quarterly Meeting and Networking Event | Ontario East

Ontario East Quarterly Meeting and Networking Event

Event Date: 
Friday, June 2, 2023

Event Time: 9:00am to 2:30pm


Join your Ontario East colleagues for the Quarterly Meeting and Networking Event on Friday, June 2, 2023 in Lindsay. 

Members and Non-Members are Welcome!


  1. Registration & Networking
  2. Welcome – Laurie Scott, MPP Haliburton-Kawartha Lakes-Brock and Tracy Richardson, Deputy Mayor, City of Kawartha Lakes
  3. Introductions & Member Updates
  4. Ontario East Report, Jay Amer, Executive Director
  5. Kawartha Lakes Economic Development Update, Rebecca Mustard, Manager, Economic Development
  6. Ontario Centre of Innovation (OCI) Programs, Cher Powers, Manager, Business Development & Commercialization
  7. Invest Ontario, Nicole Simone, Director, Regional Partnerships
  8. CN Rail-Certified Rail Ready Site Program, Daniel Chan/Darren Reynolds, CN Business Development
  9. Government Agencies Updates (FedDev, OMAFRA, MEDJCT, MLITSD, ISED, Invest in Canada)
  10. Horizon Aircraft - X5 eVTOL (electric vertical take-off and landing aircraft), Brandon Robinson, CEO, Co-Founder
  11. Networking & Lunch and Showcase of Kawartha Lakes Innovators:
  • Fleming College Agriculture Equipment Simulator, Kevin Cornish, Heavy Equipment Technician
  • Make Stuff Move, Dan Kitchen, Owner/Operator
  • Pinnguaq, Ryan Oliver, CEO

Followed by a Tour of Horizon Aircraft at Kawartha Lakes Airport, 3187 ON-35, Lindsay, ON K9V 4R1 or a Tour of Launch Kawartha at Kawartha Lakes Community Futures, 165 Kent Street West,  Suite 302, Lindsay, ON K9V 2Y5

Morning Refreshments Provided, Lunch included in Registration


Members*: $55.00 + Fees and HST 
Non-Members: $65.00 + Fees and HST

*OEEDC membership is accorded to the individual. However, Ontario East is pleased to extend the membership registration rate to any employee of a municipality or organization with at least one employee with an individual Ontario East membership.


Available at the Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham, Lindsay on Thursday, June 1, 2023

Rates (Include Hot Breakfast and are subject to HST):

  • Single Queen - $167.40
  • Single King - $174.60

To make your reservation, please contact the hotel directly at 705-328-0100 and ask for the Ontario East group rate by Friday, May 5th (room block deadline extended). 

Event Location: 
Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham, Lindsay (The Hart Room)
134 Angeline Street South
Lindsay , Ontario  K9V 3L6