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Recognition and Awards


Ottawa has much to be proud of. More and more people are becoming aware of Ottawa’s many business and cultural advantages. The following are some of the awards received over the years.


#1 Best Tech Hubs to live and work in Canada - Expert Market

#1 Most technology intensive city in Canada – Statistics Canada

#1 of 61 Global Cities for Talent, Technology, Tolerance Quality of Place - Martin Prosperity Institute

#1 Student City – According to Students! – QS Top Universities

Quality of Life

#1 Best place to live in Canada - MoneySense

#1 Best city for Healthy Living in Canada - MoneySense

#1 Lowest cost of living of 5 major Canadian cities - Mercer

#1 Best Place to live for New Canadians - MoneySense