Prime Minister Justin Trudeau arrived Thursday in sunny California, armed with a Canadian sales pitch aimed at attracting Silicon Valley talent and investment capital.
Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff said, "We value equality and we also value innovation, we know we will be able to have a great business environment in Canada".
CEO of consultancy company MetaVRse highlighted last week during a discussion about the future of augmented and virtual reality industries in Canada that only homegrown investors can keep the profits in AR and VR industries from seeping across the border.
Trudeau said his government would continue to fast-track visas for skilled workers in the tech sector, because those companies want to bring more global talent to North America. He will then visit the AppDirect offices to meet with employees.
During his lunch-hour meeting with a roundtable of tech executives from companies like AirBNB, Eventbrite, Google, PayPal, and Pinterest, Trudeau said companies and governments must consider how technological disruption affects traditional jobs.
Trudeau said Canada has a stake in a thriving US economy. Jerry Brown and Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, both Democrats.
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She said: "We have received the Queen's Award in the United Kingdom , we have received many awards". The woman and many members of the audience cheered Trudeau's use of the new word.
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A Canadian programme allows businesses to get work permits for foreign workers in about two weeks which must have been a great reason.
Mr. Trudeau wrote to Mr. Bezos previous year, asking him to consider Canada for the company's second headquarters, because of its inclusiveness, single-payer health- care system, and an immigration system created to attract high-skilled talent.
Justin's visit is opportune as talks to rewrite the North American Free Trade Agreement are now being had.
Ahmad declined to comment specifically on the meeting with Bezos.
The location of the speech at Mr. Reagan's presidential library was a deliberately symbolic gesture for Mr. Trudeau, who is in the midst of tense efforts to renegotiate NAFTA even as U.S. President Donald Trump has threatened to cancel the deal.
"We're going to continue to make an argument that it's not enough to just trade, we have to ensure that the benefits of trade are properly and fairly shared", he said.