Philippa King

Assistant Vice President of Strategic Programs

Ontario Centre of Innovation (OCI)

Philippa King is the Assistant Vice President of Strategic Programs at the Ontario Centre of Innovation (OCI) with nearly two decades of experience dedicated to championing innovation and the successful commercialization of cutting-edge disruptive technologies. Throughout her tenure at OCI, Philippa has spearheaded several high-impact strategic initiatives, including the groundbreaking ENCQOR 5G, Next Generation Network Program, and the transformative I3 Program.

In her current pivotal role at OCI, Philippa serves as the Assistant Vice President of Strategic Programs, leading a suite of strategic programs focused on driving innovation and the adoption and commercialization of new technologies by small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Ontario. Her vision and leadership have been instrumental in shaping the innovation landscape for businesses across the province.


thursday – 02:50pm Scale Up

Time Icon 15 mins

Location Icon St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts - Bluma Appel Theatre

Scaling & Growing an International Startup

Embark on an inspiring journey through the remarkable anecdotes of Applyboard’s Founder, a Canadian startup that has not only conquered the international stage but is also helping to shape the landscape of global education. Learn about Ontario’s role in nurturing startups and providing opportunities for growth and innovation.