Vaughan is at the heart of York Region’s innovation economy, linking Cortellucci Vaughan Hospital (Canada’s first smart hospital) and the Vaughan Metropolitan Centre (VMC) to Toronto’s renowned research hospitals and some of Canada’s top universities.

The region is connected to emerging incubators and innovation hubs including ventureLAB, a leading technology hub located in York Region that supports growth ventures in sectors like:

  • Digital media and information and communications technology (ICT)
  • Digital health and devices
  • Fintech
  • Advanced manufacturing

Leading Companies

Computer Systems Design

  • Mircom
  • Soroc Technology
  • Coreio
  • Pong Game Studios

Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing

  • Mircom
  • Teledyne Optech
  • Eberspächer Vecture

Data Processing and Hosting

  • Iron Mountain
  • Broad Connect Telecom

Scientific Research and Development



  • Wirecomm Systems

Innovation Ecosystem Map

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