Foundry events in Canada

Three of the most trusted brands in IT deliver unrivaled in-person and virtual events in Canada

No other event organizer can deliver events with expert, ​fact-based analysis and insights from IDC to the Canadian technology community. Through a range of virtual summits, roundtables, and custom events, the Canadian events team connects you with a vibrant audience of technology executives actively seeking tech products and services.
February 2023Canada, United States

CIO’s Future of Work North America in partnership with IDC

Leading in Disruptive Times

April 2023Canada, United States

CIO’s Future of Cloud and Data North America in partnership with IDC

May 9, 2023Canada

CIO’s FutureIT Canada in partnership with IDC

September 2023Canada

CIO’s FutureIT Canada

Virtual Summits

One-day Canadian summits create a regular cadence of experiences that connect the many stakeholders in the purchase decision process, self-selecting around specific topics of interest.


Benefits in brief

CASL compliant ​leads​
​Thought-leadership platform​
​A myriad of content options​
Networking opportunities and connections​

​Branding and awareness​

Showcase sponsor partner visibility on agenda

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“Great online experience. Diversity of panels. Wide range of topics.”

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Peer-based, expert-led experience to garner buying intent and pipeline discovery

Virtual roundtables

Live, one-hour gatherings with six, senior IT executives. Led by experts who facilitate deep dive conversations on critical topics. As the sole sponsor, you have exclusive access to in-depth discussions, candid feedback, and peer-to-peer networking.


Benefits in brief

Pipeline creation for accelerated next steps​
​Insights, and real-time feedback on challenges in IT today​
​Information and buying intent for development ​to maximize sales opportunities​

In-Person Luncheons

Enjoy networking and meaningful conversation around a shared meal.

CIO in-person executive luncheons guarantee six (6) senior-level executives recruited by IDC/Foundry. As the sole sponsor, benefit from a personalized opportunity to connect your company with influential IT executives. Our expert event team will take care of all the details and book the lunch in a private room, at a conveniently located at a high-end restaurant

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Custom events

Single share of voice, with expert led analyst engagement and turn-key execution

Premier gathering to educate senior IT and business leaders on how to overcome challenges faced within their organizations.

Benefits in Brief:

Increased brand awareness, thought-leadership​
​Turnkey solution: we do the heavy lift— all of it​
All content curation, moderation and sourcing​

Co-branded event with IDC/IDG trusted, existing relationships​

Generate leads using our 1st party insights and targeting​

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