Mark Hyland

SVP Business Development and Marketing


Mark supports Canadian entrepreneurs at MaRS. He’s an investor in early-stage tech startups and past SVP Global Sales at Quickplay which exited to AT&T in 2016, Mark holds an MBA from Rotman and has a very large husky-mastiff dog named Edward.


wednesday – 01:00pm Masterclasses

Time Icon 60 mins

Location Icon Meridian Hall - Castle Point Numa Lounge

The Buy Canadian Opportunity: How to Spur Growth by Embracing Emerging Tech

Today, more than one third of Canadian businesses are using AI, but this is less than half of the level in the US. How do we accelerate adoption of Canadian tech in Canada? This session will address how companies should approach AI-based tech collaboration. Join us to hear several successful case studies addressing barriers to adoption and learn how to improve the odds of success.