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Jobs Report Does Not Reflect Our Reality

Jobs Report Does Not Reflect Our Reality

By Karna Gupta, President and CEO, ITAC The recent article in the Globe and Mail, which largely uses the report by TD Bank on Canada’s employment outlook—Jobs in Canada: Where, What and For Whom?—does not reflect what ITAC hears from …

Feds Venture Capital Action Plan Invests $25M in ICT Funds

Feds Venture Capital Action Plan Invests $25M in ICT Funds

by Karen Atkinson, Partner Business Tax Services, Ernst & Young LLP Chair, ITAC Tax and Finance Committee This week federal Finance Minister Jim Flaherty announced the selection of the high-performing venture capital funds in which the Government will invest the $50 …

Nulogy Wins Innovation Award

Nulogy Wins Innovation Award

ITAC member Nulogy has won the 2013 CATA Innovation Through Technology Award from the Canadian Aboriginal and Minority Supplier Council (CAMSC). The award is presented to an Aboriginal or minority-owned business for demonstrating innovation in a technology-based product or service. …

National RFP Targets Business Incubators and Accelerators

National RFP Targets Business Incubators and Accelerators

The National Research Council of Canada’s Industrial Research Assistance Program has issued a request for proposals (RFP) to solicit applications for funding support from Canadian business incubators and accelerators. Announced jointly by Finance Minister Jim Flaherty and Greg Rickford, Minister …

Ingenious Awards Nominations go to the Jury

Ingenious Awards Nominations go to the Jury

Sixty-four nominations for the Information Technology Association of Canada’s (ITAC) second Ingenious Awards have been received and forwarded to the Ingenious judges. The nominations come from across Canada and represent a broad cross-section of organizations in the private, public, and …