CATA appoints Suzanne Grant as interim CEO following passing of John Reid

Following the sudden and tragic passing of President and CEO John Reid earlier this month, the Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance (CATA)...

July 18th, 2019 Buckley Smith

Canadian tech community mourns loss of John Reid, the tech sector’s tireless advocate

John Reid navigated the complicated waters of federal procurement and championed the rights of businesses with such grace, an outsider...

July 2nd, 2019 Alex Coop

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Canada’s tech lobby groups OK with Google creating another one

Two of Canada's interest groups representing technology vendors voiced support for Google Canada's efforts to create a new tech lobby...

February 20th, 2019 Brian Jackson

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CATA report on critical infrastructure to wake SMEs about cyber threats

One of the country’s biggest technology associations is undertaking a national cyber security study of the manufacturing and critical infrastructure...

December 4th, 2018 Howard Solomon



Watch 16 Canadian business leaders explain the keys to their success at the 2018 CATA Awards

Ottawa-based industry organization the Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance (CATA) has released the full set of video interviews conducted with the...

July 30th, 2018 IT World Canada Staff


CATA calls for a 21st century tax commission

Canada's federal government has famously pursued a tech-friendly "innovation agenda" that thus far has included funding for five tech-based "superclusters"...

June 14th, 2018 IT World Canada Staff