In celebration of Black History Month, Procurement Assistance Canada – Ontario Region and partners are hosting an in-person Diversity Expo: Black Business Edition on February 8, 2024 (12pm-4pm) at the Scarborough Civic Centre (150 Borough Dr Scarborough).

The event will include presentations, panel discussions and an interactive tradeshow expo with federal (Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern OntarioBusiness Development Bank CanadaGlobal Affairs Canada: Trade Commissioner Service) and community partners (Canadian Black Chamber of CommerceBlack Business & Professional AssociationBlack Opportunity FundNobellumBlack Entrepreneurship Alliance, Black Founders Network) to highlight key resources, tools and opportunities to grow your business.

Great opportunity to connect and network with key partners in the Black business ecosystem in Canada.

Key topics:

  • Federal procurement resources & tools
  • Small business support services
  • Financing & export development

If you have any questions, require additional accommodations to participate in this event, or are having difficulties registering please contact PAC-OR at 1-800-668-5378 or 


*Please note a final confirmation email will be provided to all registered attendees with additional instructions