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AccelerateGOV Partners

Global Government Forum’s  Partners have been selected for their expertise in specialist areas of digital government, supporting learning across sectoral and national boundaries

The digital community partners will contribute their experiences and knowledge of digital government to the programme of events, workshops and the Digital Summit, helping to support learning between the private and public sectors.

They’ll present their relevant knowledge and expertise, and explain the lessons they’ve learned whilst promoting innovation within the government and business world and contribute discussions.

Our thanks to the AccelerateGOV 2023 partners listed below…

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Appian Canada Corporation

Appian is a software company that automates business processes. The Appian Platform includes everything you need to design, automate, and optimize even the most complex processes, from start to finish. The world’s most innovative organizations trust Appian to improve their workflows, unify data, and optimize operations — resulting in better growth and superior customer experiences. For more information, visit www.appian.com.

Amazon Web Services

For 16 years, Amazon Web Services has been the world’s most comprehensive and broadly adopted cloud platform. AWS offers over 200 fully featured services for compute, storage, databases, networking, analytics, robotics, machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT), mobile, security, hybrid, virtual and augmented reality (VR and AR), media, and application development, deployment, and management from 87 Availability Zones (AZs) within 27 geographic regions. Millions of customers—including the fastest-growing startups, largest enterprises, and leading government agencies—trust AWS to power their infrastructure, become more agile, and lower costs. The AWS cloud is uniquely positioned to provide scalable cost-efficient solutions for public sector customers to help them achieve their missions and increase collaboration across agencies and organisations.


Canadian Bank Note Company Limited

CBN has been in the business of trust since 1897 when it started as Canada’s security provider. Our solutions bridge physical documents and digital applications. We apply the highest standards to the design, development, and integration of secure, leading-edge technology solutions for governments across the globe.

Converge Technology Solutions

Converge Technology Solutions is a services-led, software-enabled, IT & Cloud Solutions provider focused on delivering industry-leading solutions. Converge’s global approach delivers advanced analytics, application modernization, cloud platforms, cybersecurity, digital infrastructure, and digital workplace offerings to clients across various industries.

Converge supports these solutions with advisory, implementation, and managed services expertise across all major IT vendors in the marketplace. This multi-faceted approach enables Converge to address the unique business and technology requirements for all clients in the public and private sectors.

Its goal is to provide a trusted partner that brings together world-class solutions and services to help reduce costs, increase efficiency, and create competitive advantages.

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

HPE is the global edge-to-cloud company built to transform your business. How? By helping you connect, protect, analyze, and act on all your data and applications wherever they live, from edge to cloud, so you can turn insights into outcomes at the speed required to thrive in today’s complex world.


IBM is the global leader in business transformation through an open hybrid cloud platform and AI, serving clients in more than 170 countries around the world. Today 47 of the Fortune 50 Companies rely on the IBM Cloud to run their business, and IBM Watson enterprise AI is hard at work in more than 30,000 engagements. IBM is also one of the world’s most vital corporate research organizations, with 28 consecutive years of patent leadership.

Above all, guided by principles for trust and transparency and support for a more inclusive society, IBM is committed to being a responsible technology innovator and a force for good in the world.


ServiceNow makes the world work better for everyone. Its cloud-based platform and solutions help digitize and unify organizations so that they can find smarter, faster, better ways to make work flow. So employees and customers can be more connected, more innovative, and more agile. And we can all create the future we imagine. The world works with ServiceNow.
Technology Workflows: Accelerate digital transformation with resilient, cost-efficient and secure technology.

  • Employees Workflows: Deliver a unified employee experience for your hybrid workforce.
  • Customer and Industry Workflows: Deliver frictionless customer experiences that drive long-term loyalty.
  • Creator Workflows: Build connected cross-enterprise workflow apps fast using low-code and hyperautomation.

FORTUNE® 500™ 2023 ǀ FORTUNE® 100 Best Companies to Work For™ 2023 ǀ Glassdoor Best Places to Work 2023 ǀ FORTUNE® World’s Most Admired Companies™ 2023

Stoneworks Technologies

With over 20 years of experience working closely with government and corporate clients, Stoneworks a Fulcrum IT Partner is a boutique organization wholly owned and controlled by Canadians. They offer knowledge and a track record of providing the best in class, customized enterprise solutions for their clients’ peace of mind. 

Stoneworks excel in risk mitigation due to their high security clearance and cyber-secure posture.  Part of mitigating risks is to perform a proactive review of their client’s environment in order to ensure that they remain at the forefront of innovation while staying in lockstep with regulatory compliance.  Additionally, Stoneworks offers invaluable professional guidance and mentoring to help clients navigate the ever-evolving landscape of technology options. 

Through global partnerships with industry experts, Stoneworks’ staff can create and implement IT solutions specifically tailored to our customers’ needs.  In order to promote optimization, Stoneworks can provide insights into their client’s environment of existing on-premise and cloud-based licensing and configuration using a wide range of tools. 

Every project at Stoneworks benefits from the practical experience of the highly experienced workforce.  You may feel at ease at every stage of your digital transition thanks to their expertise to create and architect solutions for your needs today and in the future.  

Impact Session Partners



Equinix is a global leader in digital infrastructure. Our secure and reliable platform is trusted by public sector clients to initiate on-demand digital transformation with our cutting-edge colocation services and versatile cloud environments – optimizing private, public and multi-cloud deployments.

Boasting a robust presence in Canada with 16 state-of-the-art data centers and a comprehensive network of over 260 data centers globally, Equinix has a proven track record in serving Crown Corporations, as well as national, provincial and municipal governments. We enable them to securely introduce and manage citizen-centric services whenever and wherever necessary, thereby promoting agility and convenience.

Demonstrating our dedication to environmental stewardship, we remain firmly committed to sourcing power from renewable sources, fostering not only digital innovation but also aligning with sustainable practices.



At Ceridian, we create innovative technology that organizations around the world use to attract, develop, manage, and pay their people. Our award-winning Dayforce solution helps our customers manage compliance, make better decisions, build great teams, and drive engagement with their employees. Ceridian has solutions for organizations of all sizes. Ceridian. Makes Work Life Better™

Fast Enterprises

Fast Enterprises (FAST) is a leading provider of software and consulting services that help governments worldwide enhance customer services, reduce costs, improve the efficiency of internal operations, and maximize return on investment. FAST professionals work on site with government agencies to implement modernized enterprise systems based on the company’s commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) software products. 


Integra Network Services

MNP Digital

Established over 60 years ago by a small group of entrepreneurs, MNP is one of the largest professional services firms in Canada, with MNP Digital the fastest-growing part of its consulting practice. Proudly serving and responding to the needs of clients in the public, private, and non-profit sectors, we’re a limited liability partnership headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, with a strong local presence across the country – providing a full suite of services to clients from British Columbia to the Maritimes.

From meeting fast-changing customer demands to streamlining operations, being driven by the right digital strategy and fueled by the right technology is critical for organizations that are eager to get ahead – and stay ahead. Made up of over 400 professionals located across Canada, MNP Digital provides a unique mix of strategic advisory and technical expertise to help accelerate digital transformation and deliver long-term value for our clients.

Our team of experienced professionals works closely with organizations to help solve their most complex challenges, build in-house capabilities, and realize their vision. With our specific industry expertise and technical know-how, we provide capabilities and perspective that you won’t find anywhere else, allowing you to get the most out of your digital investments.

Nova Networks

Nova Networks empower our clients & partners through innovation.  Our mission is to enable transformation through effective, comprehensive and collaborative technology solutions.  Founded in 1993, today Nova supports clients in healthcare, finance, commercial & all levels of government with a spectrum of à la carte managed, professional, technological & integration services. Based in Ottawa, Nova has over 350 employees across Montréal, Ottawa, Markham, Calgary & Vancouver.  We are at your service inline, online or onsite.


Pluralsight is the leading tech workforce development company that helps government agencies keep up with emerging technology, safeguard against cybersecurity threats and modernize legacy IT systems. Its Skills platform enhanced by artificial intelligence and machine learning enables IT leaders to build high-impact teams by benchmarking skills and creating individual learning paths to quickly upskill and reskill their IT workforce.


We are a leading strategic consulting firm based in Ottawa that provides independent advisory and digital transformation services. With over 30 years of experience working with public sector clients, our passion for quality and people has shaped us into a trusted brand for delivery excellence.

Schneider Electric

Schneider Electric provides energy and automation digital solutions for efficiency and sustainability. We provide world-leading energy technologies, real-time automation, software, and services into integrated solutions for homes, buildings, data centers, infrastructure and industries. We make processes and energy safe and reliable, efficient and sustainable, open and connected.


Veridos is a global provider of integrated identity solutions. Governments and public authorities in more than 100 countries trust the company’s uniquely comprehensive product portfolio. The company creates end-to-end solutions and services perfectly tailored to meet every government identity need. These range from paper to security printing, electrical chip components, enrolment, identity management systems, personalization and issuance, mobile ID solutions, and border control solutions including eGates. Governments can acquire best-in-class passports, ID cards, driver’s licenses, and more, or even the facilities to manufacture their own.

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