At a recent SXSW, festival dedicated to helping creative people achieve their goals, Toronto Mayor, John Tory, was asked why Toronto was better for startups than San Francisco.
According to Tory, smart people is what makes Toronto great. Toronto also has some great educational system here. He also mentioned that the number of international students doubled while in the US it went down 7%.
You can watch this short interview below
Great to be back in Toronto after a busy few days at SXSW. While at the conference, I was regularly asked about what makes Toronto’s tech sector so unique. Listen to my response on why Toronto’s become an emerging centre of technology and innovation. #sxsw #sxsw2019Posted by John Tory on Tuesday, March 12, 2019