About Us

The Southern Ontario Defence Association (SODA) is an Ontario Regional Association whose mission is to promote the growth of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the defence and security sector.

Our goal is to remove barriers and have an inclusive forum for SMEs, to network, find opportunities, and share best practices.


Professional Activities


• SODA communicates between government, its members, other related Canadian associations and stakeholders

• Regular Member meetings with a keynote speaker



• With all of our activities we strive to encourage mentorship and best practices between members through our events, meetings at member facilities and activities