CATA wants the Liberals to ‘press the reset button’ to improve Canadian business growth

The Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance (CATA) thinks Canada's federal government needs to seriously reconsider its economic agenda, and isn't afraid...

September 29th, 2017 IT World Canada Staff

The government wants CATA’s advice on how to improve SR&ED funding

That didn't take long. Less than a week after the Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance (CATA) officially released a report breaking...

July 31st, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Government essentially cutting billions from innovation funding, CATA says

For years, Russ Roberts has argued that despite its much-vaunted "innovation agenda," Canada's federal government has functionally reduced innovation spending...

July 27th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

CATA to hold sessions for boosting Canada’s cyber security sector

With cyber security increasingly becoming a priority for enterprises a tech industry lobby group is organizing a set of cross-Canada...

July 12th, 2017 Howard Solomon

Inside Namir Anani’s award-winning approach to building a national innovation community

Ask Namir Anani, president and CEO of the Information and Communications Technology Council (ICTC), how he's made a difference over...

June 28th, 2017 Brian Jackson

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Expect talent, investment, and Canada to be key points in the 2017 federal budget

The 2017 Canadian federal budget will be officially introduced in the House of Commons on Mar. 22, and it is...

March 20th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

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CATA names cybercrime advisory council

Fourteen police and IT security experts have been named to the Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance's newly-created cybercrime advisory council, to...

May 17th, 2016 Howard Solomon

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Budget 2016: a case for measured tech optimism

In reviewing the 2016 federal budget, it’s clear to see that the Liberal government is making a definitive shift from...

March 23rd, 2016 Ryan Patrick

Does a falling loonie benefit Canada’s IT industry?

The loonie hasn’t been flying that high of late. Over the last 18 months, the Canadian dollar has seen a...

February 22nd, 2016 Danny Bradbury