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Mayor Crombie Welcomes Hazel McCallion Appointment to GTAA Board of Directors

For Immediate Release July 25th, 2017 Mayor Crombie Welcomes Hazel McCallion Appointment to GTAA Board of Directors “On behalf of the City of Mississauga and Members of Council, we congratulate former mayor Hazel McCallion on her nomination to the Greater Toronto Airports Authority’s board of directors, recently announced by the Trudeau government. “With ongoing plans […]

Mayor Crombie Welcomes New Chinese Consul General for First Official Visit

For Immediate Release July 21st, 2017 Mayor Crombie Welcomes New Chinese Consul General for First Official Visit On behalf of the Members of Council and the team of professionals from the City of Mississauga, I would like to formally welcome Consul General He Wai to Mississauga, Canada’s sixth-largest city, Mayor Bonnie Crombie said today. Mayor […]

BIO 2017 Day 3 – Mississauga’s 5 Year Life Sciences Strategy

BIO 2017 Day 3 – Mississauga’s 5 Year Life Sciences Strategy Although today was the last day of the conference for the Mississauga delegation, it was also the busiest. The morning began early with a breakfast hosted by the City of Mississauga for our local businesses and those looking to expand to Mississauga. Our city […]

Mayor Crombie, Economic Development Staff Host Life Sciences Roundtable

For Immediate Release June 21st, 2017 Mayor Crombie, Economic Development Staff Host Life Sciences Roundtable Although Mississauga is known as a hub for big pharma, popularly known as Pill Hill, our cluster is more diverse than ever, contributing to new technologies and innovations that benefit healthcare and wellness globally, Mayor Bonnie Crombie said today. Mayor […]

BIO 2017 Day 2: Strengthening Mississauga’s Life Sciences Cluster

France, Belgium, Russia, the United States, Brazil, the United Kingdom, Argentina, Hong Kong are just a few of the countries in attendance at BIO International 2017 competing directly with Canada, Ontario and Mississauga to attract life sciences businesses. Each of these jurisdictions is doing its best to attract these companies to their country, which is […]

Strengthening Ties with Japan’s Life Sciences Industry: Mayor Crombie

For Immediate Release June 20th, 2017 Strengthening Ties with Japan’s Life Sciences Industry: Mayor Crombie Mississauga enjoys a strong and enduring relationship with the people, businesses and communities of Japan, Mayor Bonnie Crombie said today while taking part in the 2017 Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) International Convention – the largest global event for the biotechnology […]

BIO 2017 Day 1: Showcasing Mississauga to the World

BIO 2017 Day 1: Showcasing Mississauga to the World Today marked the start of BIO International 2017, the largest life sciences conference in North America. It attracts life sciences industry representatives from around the world.  Mississauga has attended this conference for many years, starting with Mayor Hazel McCallion. Why do we attend this conference? Mississauga […]

Mayor Crombie, EDO Team Promote Life Sciences Cluster at 2017 BIO International Convention

For Immediate Release June 15, 2017 Mayor Crombie, EDO Team Promote Life Sciences Cluster at 2017 BIO International Convention Mississauga Mayor Bonnie Crombie and staff from the City’s Economic Development Office will attend the 2017 Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) International Convention to bring awareness to Mississauga’s life sciences sector. The convention will take place from […]

Open Letter to Canada’s Ambassador to Japan, Ian Burney

      March 15, 2017   Ambassador Ian Burney 7-3-38 Akasaka, Minato-ku Tokyo 107-8503, Japan   Dear Ambassador Burney: On behalf of the City of Mississauga and Members of Council, let me thank you once again for meeting with me and our Economic Development Office (EDO) staff here at City Hall. I welcomed the […]

Mayor Crombie Meets with Canadian Ambassador to Japan Ian Burney

For Immediate Release February 24, 2017 Mayor Crombie Meets with Canadian Ambassador to Japan Ian Burney On behalf of the City of Mississauga and Members of Council, I welcomed the opportunity to meet with Canada’s new Ambassador to Japan, Ian Burney, to discuss strengthening relations between Mississauga, Japanese communities and Japanese-based businesses, Mayor Bonnie Crombie […]