A Unique Gathering of  Entrepreneurial Minds 


 This is Dnext. 

 4 October 2019
9:00am - 4:00pm

Durham Region's coolest innovation and investors summit is coming to Oshawa on Oct 4, 2019. Creative entrepreneurs, big ideas and exploring what's next in Durham Region is what Dnext. is all about.


Leading thinkers from around Canada and the planet will gather - in person and  via video link- to reimagine Durham Region's future in the brave new worlds of tech, business and social innovation. And it will kick-start a new era - and the future of everything - in Ontario's new economic and innovation powerhouse.


"Every once in a while, a new technology, an old problem, and a big idea turn into an innovation." -  Dean Kamen 


This is a Durham Region Economic Development initiative hosted at Ontario Tech University supported by community partners. 



Proud to bring inspirational speakers from across the globe.

Philanthropists. Inventors. Rockstars. Journalists. CEOs. Social Impact Game Changers. Artists. Auto Execs. Music Industry Guru. Meditation Expert. STING's playwright. Nuclear Scientists. Dragon's Den Co-Creator. Aboriginal Rights Advocate. Host of the Munk Debates. TEDx Toronto co-founder. TV producers. Studio Execs. Politicians. International Developers. Academic Leaders. Brilliant Minds. 

Joan Walker 

Philanthropist, entrepreneur, broadcaster

Alan Frew 

Glass Tiger 

Kevin Peesker 

CEO, Microsoft Canada

Be Here.

As we plan for DNEXT2020, please send your new ideas of innovation, and new business topic pods at dnextnow@gmail.com.

Ontario Tech University (ACE)
2000 Simcoe Street North
Oshawa, Ontario


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