The fastest-growing tech hubs are no longer limited to the San Francisco Bay Area.

Canadian cities have emerged as ideal ecosystems for nurturing technology companies.

Many view Canada as a land of opportunity─ the country consistently ranks highly on global happiness, thanks to its stable politics, social factors, and strong economy.

With quality talent and lower costs, Canada is fertile ground for U.S. and foreign tech companies seeking to grow their businesses and global reach.

In particular, Toronto, Montreal, and Vancouver are well-known hubs for innovation, attracting some of the world’s top tech talent.

Canada is an emerging leader in talent attraction. The influx of foreign direct investment and skilled immigrants has sparked the “brain gain” throughout Canada’s tech sector.

Presented by Invest Canada, Visual Capitalist has published an infographic today that highlights why Canada’s booming tech industry is attractive to foreign companies, and where the new avenues for growth are located.