With more than 50 events per year, your opportunity to connect and learn is huge.

Upcoming events

Our major events in a nutshell

Tech Leadership Conference

May 11, 2017

Waterloo Region has all the ingredients to build world-class companies—but we need to sustain momentum to continue to grow and thrive.
Communitech’s Tech Leadership Conference is the area’s largest one-day conference built to connect the Waterloo Region tech industry. We strive to provide unique opportunities to exchange knowledge, share ideas and build relationships to ensure Waterloo Region remains the BEST place for tech companies to start, grow and succeed.
Held annually in the spring; learn more at techleadership.ca


October 12, 2017

Waterloo Region is home to world-renowned startups and the world’s second-largest Oktoberfest … Techtoberfest is where they meet!
Techtoberfest is a two-day event focused on the Waterloo Region startup community. Built around hot topics, it consists of keynote talks, workshops and networking, sprinkled with a bit of Oktoberfest charm.
Held annually in the fall; learn more at techtoberfest.ca

Communitech Tech Jam

January 24 & October 4, 2017

Talent is consistently ranked among the top issues facing companies at all stages of growth. Communitech’s Tech Jams and Talent Collisions connect hiring companies with qualified candidates looking for technical or non-technical roles. With exhibitor floors, company pitches and non-traditional networking, this isn’t your typical job fair.
Held twice per year; learn more at techjam.ca

Communitech AGM

November 9, 2017

When is an annual general meeting something to get excited about? When it’s the Communitech AGM, of course. An event that gets better every year, our AGM is far from traditional. It brings the Waterloo Region tech community together for a little business, some food and drink and some of the best networking around.
Held annually in November.


Questions? Kristen Gillett is happy to help.

Director, Events | Email Kristen or call +1 (519) 888-9944 ext. 1073

Email Kristen
or call +1 (519) 888-9944 ext. 1073