When SWIFT received $180 in combined funding from the Governments of Canada and Ontario through the New Building Canada – Small Communities Fund in July 2016, media coverage highlighted the
Formed in 2013, the Ag Women’s Network (AWN) is passionately focused on cultivating and connecting leaders for a strong agriculture sector.
With more than 1500 members, our
When experienced farmers turn their attention to digital innovation, great things happen. Bringing together technical expertise in agriculture and technology, the team behind AgNition, an innovative ag-tech start-up in Guelph,
We’ve been working with the team at the University of Guelph’s Regional and Rural Broadband Project (R2B2) for several years, and recently reaffirmed this important partnership as part of our
The sharing economy is coming to food distribution. FreshSpoke is a new app-based marketplace for local food designed to grow sales and simplify delivery.
FreshSpoke exemplifies the kind of innovation that can
Today, we’re joining farmers, communities, and organizations across the country in celebrating the importance of agriculture to Canada’s past, present, and future as part of Canada’s Agriculture Day.
The Innovation, Science, and Economic Development Canada announced has extended the deadline to apply for Connect to Innovate Funding from March 13, 2017 to April 20, 2017.
To learn more,
Statement from the SWIFT Board Chair
As an organization working to connect over 3.5 million Ontarians across more than 350 communities, SWIFT is based on the idea that we are
Connect to Innovate: Update for Service Providers
As we work toward releasing the RFPQ to service providers in mid-2017, we know that there are multiple opportunities before service providers in
At its first meeting of 2017, the Board of Directors for the SouthWestern Integrated Fibre Technology (SWIFT) Network approved the continued working relationship between SWIFT and the University of Guelph’s