Wednesday, November 07, 2012Federal CIO puts focus on collaboration GTEC 2012: Shared Services Canada moves forward with e-mail consolidation, feds aim for single HR system, while IT modernization and cloud computing are front and centre
Wednesday, November 07, 2012How Alberta revamped its IT services GTEC 2012: Take time to consult and define, and maintain control of your service management system, executive director advises
Tuesday, November 08, 2011Potential bumps in the road to shared services The federal government is counting on huge long-term savings from the consolidation of IT infrastructure, but as other jurisdictions have demonstrated, there's no guarantee
Friday, October 21, 2011The ongoing transformation of IT in Manitoba GTEC 2011 VIDEO REPORT John Clarkson, deputy minister of science, technology, energy and mines, explains how the public service must change the way it sees itself, and the CIO of eHealth Manitoba describes the province's eChart initiative
Tuesday, October 18, 2011Shared services will reap savings by 2014: Fed CIO GTEC 2011 Departmental CIOs in collaboration with Shared Services Canada will drive the change to how IT servioces are delivered to the federal government, Corinne Charette tells a government technology conference
Monday, March 08, 2010Edmonton takes five steps towards open govt Edmonton is the fourth municipality in Canada moving ahead with open government initiatives. The challenge is helping people understand 'we are like the new city,' says CIO Chris Moore, who made five major announcements at the Open City Workshop
Thursday, October 08, 2009Tim O'Reilly talks Gov 2.0 in Ottawa The book publisher and conference producer makes a keynote appearance at GTEC to discuss how the public sector could make more data and platforms available to partners. Just like Apple and the iPhone
Wednesday, October 07, 2009GTEC: Treasury Board refreshes IT policies Security, transparency and accountability are key areas under review at one of the federal government's key administrative agencies. Canada's national CTO outlines the key steps that still need to be taken
Tuesday, October 06, 2009GTEC 2009: What attendees are saying on Twitter Public sector employees take to the popular social networking service to discuss how Web 2.0 and other collaborative tools are being explored at a government conference in Ottawa
Sunday, December 03, 2006Spotlight on Paul Hession from PWGSC Part 1 with Paul Hession, Director General of Service Qualification and Transition, Public Works and Government Services Canada. InterGovWorld senior writer Lisa Williams spoke with Hession about GTEC, his work in both the private and public sector, and the changing role of the CIO.
Sunday, January 25, 2004IT user group to marry with vendors through merger A new merger between an Ottawa-based user group and a national technology trade association is being described by one industry analyst as a way to bring the user community together with vendors in a common forum.