Apr 2, 2013 ... Canada 'startup visa' program could cost U.S. in war for talent ... stimulate jobs creation, and bolster the region's claim as a technology hub.
May 9, 2017 ... Canada has well-funded programs to lure A.I. experts and persuade homegrown ... With immigration taking center stage in American politics and elsewhere, ... to ease the way for what could become a migration of high-tech talent. ... Ross Intelligence, an A.I. start-up founded in Toronto, moved to the San ...
May 9, 2017 ... Immigration fears in countries such as the U.S. and U.K. might create huge ... anxious about losing their work visas in the U.S., tech hubs around the world ... some 23,000 startup companies compete for talent and billions of dollars in ... reason to hope that Canada could become a destination for tech talent.
Apr 20, 2017 ... Sure, Canada may tower over the United States in physical size, but many ... this would make Toronto stand out as the country's biggest tech hub, too. .... Founded in 1993, BC Tech provides growth, talent and advocacy programs to tech .... startup visa to encourage international entrepreneurs to immigrate, ...
Jun 14, 2017 ... Silicon Valley's immigration woes could be great news for Canada. ... to quickly hire talent from other countries, with a cap on expedited visas for highly skilled workers and a pending plan to overhaul the H-1B visa program. ... The U.S. tech industry has been vocal in its criticism of Trump's immigration ...
Feb 2, 2017 ... The USA's northern neighbor is making its strongest pitch yet for ... on the H-1B visa program is Silicon Valley's loss, but could be Canada's gain. ... to five start- up founders and their families move to Toronto and Waterloo, ... “It is often difficult for us to match salaries in U.S. because of the cost of living there.
Mar 30, 2017 ... Silicon Valley would simply not exist, and the United States' position as a global ... to welcome tech talent and become the next epicenter of innovation. ... on Trump's decision to delay H-1 B visas, Canada recently announced an ... Toronto's diverse community has fostered a rapidly growing startup scene.
May 13, 2016 ... The US issues 65,000 H-1B visas annually for those with ... But the costs may get higher again, with USCIS considering a further 21 per ... The evidence is there to show it's a positive for the US economy but many just don't want to hear it. ... the UK, Ireland, Canada and again Australia – although not India.
Jun 7, 2016 ... Instead of welcoming foreign talent with open arms, Canada makes it ... Byzantine processes, paying costs fledgling companies can ill afford and ... by the United States' cumbersome high-skilled worker visa to shift their attention north. ... The billboard advertised the Start-up Visa Program, a five-year pilot to ...
Nov 16, 2016 ... Changes to U.S. immigration and labour policy could increase ... edge if new labour restrictions ratchet up the war for high-skilled talent, say industry experts. ... Tightened U.S. border controls and visa requirements would provide Canada a ... which is the lifeblood of both startup and growth tech companies.