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19 March 2021 - 22 April 2021
Virtual Mission Collision 2021

Welcome to the virtual mission Collision

From 20-22 April 2021 the fastest growing tech conference of North America will be held in Toronto. RVO and the Consulate General of the Netherlands to Toronto have initiated a virtual trade mission for the NL Tech Community.

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This is the 7th edition of Collison. It brings together 25.000 start-ups, scale ups, multinationals investors and media reps from over 120 countries. Because of the current corona pandemic, Collision will be held virtually for the second time in its history.

The digital conference offers Dutch companies an excellent opportunity to connect with the North American Tech community in general and with the unique Toronto ecosystem in particular, to explore new horizons, make new connections or to reconnect.


The mission involves a General Delegation and an exclusive Start-up Delegation for max. 12 companies. 

Members of the General Delegation receive a general attendee ticket for Collision and are invited for the Participants Prep-meeting April 12th 2021. They are also welcome to join and watch several round tables hosted by team NL.

The members of the Start-up Delegation receive a programme that will kick start their North American market entry and maximize the benefits of their participation with:

  • Support to create a professional media package
  • Online pitch coaching
  • Support to generate 1:1 appointments
  • Introduction to networks and organizations that can help you with your Canada – US market entry in the aftermath of Collision

Selected companies receive a special Collison start-up package, including:

  • Max. 3 tickets per start-up
  • Branding on website
  • Investor access
  • Mentor hours
  • Access to start-up masterclasses
  • Option to share media package within Collision newsroom
  • Option to join the PITCH competition

Important notice: Companies have to comply with the Collision Start-up definition to be considered for a Start-Up Package

For more information, visit tab Registration

Program highlights

All admitted mission participants will receive tickets for online participation in Collision 2021. For more information on Collision 2021 and the programme: https://collisionconf.com and are invited to the Prep Meeting April 12

1:1 Matchmaking sessions
During this mission we offer support to generate 1:1 appointments for the members eligible for a start-up package only. This includes introductions to networks and organizations that can help you with your Canada – US market entry in the aftermath of Collision.

You can register yourself for this mission via the registration button which you'll find on the right, or in the top bar.  For more detailed information and costs, please, visit tab Registration.

Please note, if you work for a Dutch organisation in the Netherlands or for a Dutch organisation in Canada, please, register as a Dutch participant! Only participants who work for foreign companies, should register as a Canadian participant.

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