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Canada Can Be a Leader in IoT

Canada Can Be a Leader in IoT

The Information Technology Association of Canada (ITAC) believes the time is right for a national dialogue on the Internet of Things (IoT). In a new whitepaper, developed from an appearance before the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology, …

21 Finalists Vying for 2015 Ingenious Awards

21 Finalists Vying for 2015 Ingenious Awards

Turning ideas into products and services is easier said than done, but for 21 finalists competing for Information Technology Association of Canada’s 2015 Ingenious Awards, the struggle to innovate, collaborate and focus on excellence has paid off. Leveraging digital technologies …

ITAC Report Recommends Cloud First Strategy

ITAC Report Recommends Cloud First Strategy

The federal government should establish a “cloud first” policy that requires departments to consider cloud-based services before purchasing new or replacing existing ICT services. That’s one of several recommendations in a newly released whitepaper created by the Information Technology Association …

ITAC Mission to India October 26-30:  Limited spots left

ITAC Mission to India October 26-30:  Limited spots left

  The Indian market offers great opportunities and interesting challenges for Canadian ICT companies seeking to grow.  Once again,  in keeping with our mission to encourage emerging technology companies to develop strong international business development strategies, ITAC will  lead a mission …

Take advantage of the Internet to “Go Global”

Take advantage of the Internet to "Go Global"

The Government of Canada is committed to providing Canadian businesses, especially small and medium sized enterprises, with the tools and the support to allow them to realize their full export potential. ITAC members are invited to join International Trade Minister …

Changes to Integrity Framework Announced

Changes to Integrity Framework Announced

Proposed changes to the federal government Integrity Framework announced July 3, 2015 are an important step to restoring the competitive trade landscape in Canadian ICT sector. ITAC has worked co-operatively with the federal government to clarify and streamline the guidelines …

Karen Franklin Named ITAC Volunteer of the Year

Karen Franklin Named ITAC Volunteer of the Year

When ITAC was looking for program ideas to help assist our small and medium-sized members, Karen Franklin had great suggestions. It was no surprise really. The Director of Public Sector for Rogers Business Solutions has been a long time supporter …