How Alberta revamped its IT services

OTTAWA – The province of Alberta went through an IT revamp reminiscent of what the year-old Shared Services Canada organization is attempting, and came through it with key measures of user satisfaction running

Published on: November 7th, 2012 Grant Buckler

Edmonton takes five steps towards open govt

The City of Edmonton is the fourth municipality in Canada moving ahead with open government initiatives rooted in the IT department. Five major announcements were made by Chris Moore, chief information officer of the City of

Published on: March 8th, 2010 Jennifer Kavur

GTEC 2009: What attendees are saying on Twitter

Public sector employees from across Canada turned to Twitter on Tuesday to report on government use of Web 2.0, social networking and other collaborative tools at the annual GTEC conference in Ottawa.  From

Published on: October 6th, 2009 Shane Schick

Spotlight on Paul Hession from PWGSC

InterGovWorld.com's Spotlight series profiles Executives, decision-makers and their initiatives across all levels of Canadian government.(PWGSC Photo / Mario Baril) Part 1 with Paul Hession, Director General of Service Qualification and Transition, Public Works

Published on: December 3rd, 2006 Lisa Williams

IT 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

Published on: January 25th, 2004 Allison Taylor