Suggestions from the Shop Floor: Introducing TheLeanSuite

Lean manufacturing is a mindset that demands continuous improvement during every stage of the manufacturing process. TheLeanSuite is a digital tool that supports the lean manufacturing mindset. An automated suggestion box uses artificial intelligence and machine learning to gather input from staff working on the shop floor to find efficiencies and improve processes. “Firstly, once […]

My Main Street Program Aims To Provide Revitalization Support To Six Mississauga Communities

The City of Mississauga is pleased to announce that Clarkson, Cooksville, Malton, Port Credit, Streetsville and the Downtown Core will be participating in the Government of Canada’s My Main Street Local Business Accelerator program to help revitalize the main streets of these communities. The City of Mississauga will receive a total of $230,000 in a […]

IDEA – The Mississauga Innovation District

Today, Mayor Crombie and councillors joined Mississauga’s Economic Development Office to officially launch the new identity for Mississauga’s innovation district, IDEA Mississauga, and advance Mississauga’s position as a global leader in innovation. IDEA Mississauga does not represent one specific location in Mississauga – rather, it represents the city’s entire ecosystem made up of industry, government, […]

Welcome to the IDEA Website, A New Virtual Innovation Hub to Support Entrepreneurs and Innovators

Finding the right tools and resources to help make business ideas become a reality can be overwhelming and time consuming. To help get entrepreneurs and innovators on the right track, the City of Mississauga launched the IDEA Virtual Innovation Hub – The virtual hub is a place for entrepreneurs, innovators and scale-up companies to […]

Mississauga Innovation District and Program Reveal

Hosted by the Mississauga Business Entrepreneur Centre (MBEC), join Mayor Bonnie Crombie for the reveal of Mississauga’s Innovation District and Program. Event Details: New innovation district campaign and video Service tools and resources for scale-up businesses Scale-up program and training for entrepreneurs Vote for your favourite of three scale-up companies Draw prizes, and more! Date: […]