Waterloo women in IT project gets government funding

The Government of Canada is providing $300,000 to fund a program aimed at providing jobs for more women in the technology sector in the Waterloo-Kitchener region of Ontario. Communitech Corp., an organization built

Published on: September 5th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Year in review: The public sector and Web 2.0

Ontario premier Dalton McGuinty got a first-hand taste of the power of Web 2.0 technology in December, when his government announced plans to tighten restrictions on new drivers, limiting them to a single

Published on: December 28th, 2008 Dave Webb

RIM CTO to speak with Waterloo teachers

Research in Motion Ltd. CTO David Yach will speak to over 100 Waterloo, Ont. teachers next week in an effort to help them motivate students and increase science and technology enrollment in Canada.

Published on: February 21st, 2008 Rafael Ruffolo

User Experience: Hugh Kelly

Experience Senior vice-president of IT and CIO Liquor Control Board of Ontario, Toronto, 1992 – present “It was a pretty archaic shop. There was just a huge number of areas that needed to

Published on: January 9th, 2008 Briony Smith

Building the ethical enterprise

The recent conviction of Conrad Black on fraud and obstruction of justice charges turned the spotlight once again on the topic of ethical behaviour, or lack thereof, in the corporate world. Black joins

Published on: December 13th, 2007 Greg Enright

Two Canadian communities among seven most ‘intelligent’ in the world

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLETwo Canadian communities – Waterloo and Ottawa-Gatineau – have been named among the Top Seven Intelligent Communities in the world by the New York-based Intelligent Community Forum (ICF).The Top Seven

Published on: January 18th, 2007 Kathleen Lau

Two Canadian communities among seven most intelligent in the world

Two Canadian communities - Waterloo and Ottawa-Gatineau - have been named among the Top Seven Intelligent Communities in the world by the New York-based Intelligent Community Forum (ICF).The Top Seven communities represent the

Published on: January 18th, 2007 Kathleen Lau

Students to tackle real world problems at Canadian contest

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLETechnology students will have a chance to prove their mettle in a new design contest that pits their wits, skills and training against real world workplace problems. The competition, dubbed

Published on: January 4th, 2007

Black is Black, I want my brand name back

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEThe suit filed by Research in Motion (RIM) Ltd. against Samsung Electronic Co. Ltd. seems aimed at sending a signal to other manufacturers not to fool around with the well-established

Published on: December 13th, 2006