Government Archives - Page 4

You don’t have to sacrifice privacy for security, says former Ontario privacy commissioner

Ann Cavoukian spent more than 15 years as Ontario’s Information and Privacy Commissioner between 1997 and 2014, but her new...

February 7th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

The Toronto area’s available inventory for Amazon’s HQ2

A new Amazon headquarters in Toronto would bolster local talent and encourage other companies to follow suit, proponents of the...

February 7th, 2018 Alex Coop

Is Canada selling out its AI future?

OPINION Is Canada on the right track on artificial intelligence? We have some great talent. We have three dynamic AI...

February 6th, 2018 David Crane

Ontario’s CIO departs, new interim CIO in place

David Nicholl is no longer the Corporate Chief Information and Technology Officer for the Government of Ontario, and Melanie Fraser...

February 2nd, 2018 Brian Jackson

Senate calls for national ‘self-driving cars’ strategy’ as Canada is ‘ill-prepared’

Autonomous vehicles are being touted as the future of the transportation industry but a new report by the Senate Committee...

January 29th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs
ransomware, blackmail

Ontario PC Party adds ransomware to list of troubles

Following a tumultuous week that saw both its leader and its president resign in the face of allegations of sexual...

January 29th, 2018 Brian Jackson
Global cloud computing

Data residency requirements will impede Government progress on cloud, says expert

The Government of Canada should shift its cloud policy away from data sovereignty to focus more on security, says Mario...

January 26th, 2018 Cindy Baker

Public sector has a huge opportunity to lead on AI in 2018

The public sector has the potential to outpace industry this year in the use artificial intelligence, according to one industry...

January 26th, 2018 Cindy Baker
Focus in IT students - ICTC

ICTC to spend $3 M of CanCode funding to ‘bring business challenges into the classroom’

The Information and Communications Technology Council (ICTC) will spend its portion of $50 million in federal funding for coding and...

January 25th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Salesforce CEO calls for heightened regulation and leadership changes among tech giants

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff called for a shift in culture among tech leaders that emphasizes trust, while calling out former...

January 23rd, 2018 Alex Coop