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National ICT industry association receives $1.2M in funding through the Future Skills Centre to define digital competencies and develop new skills training program required to fill talent gap in Canada

National ICT industry association receives $1.2M in funding through the Future Skills Centre to define digital competencies and develop new skills training program required to fill talent gap in Canada

Mississauga, ON (April 2, 2019) – The Information Technology Association of Canada (ITAC) is pleased to announce that, it has been, in partnership with Ryerson University’s Diversity Institute,  selected by Future Skills Centre to test a skills training program with …

Measures in budget 2019 positively address key areas of Canada’s digital economy but other key areas of innovation and technology largely absent

Measures in budget 2019 positively address key areas of Canada’s digital economy but other key areas of innovation and technology largely absent

OTTAWA, ON (March 19, 2019) – Proposals to support Canada’s Information and Communications Technology (ICT) sector in today’s Federal Budget were mixed, according to national ICT industry association, Information Technology Association of Canada (ITAC). While encouraged by the focus on …

ITAC supports launch of Government of Ontario’s Data Strategy Consultations; continues to advocate for needed collaboration between ICT sector and government

ITAC supports launch of Government of Ontario’s Data Strategy Consultations; continues to advocate for needed collaboration between ICT sector and government

Mississagua, ON (Feb. 5, 2019) – Today, the Government of Ontario announced that it will seek input into a provincial data strategy.  Canada’s national ICT industry advocate, the Information Technology Association of Canada (ITAC) has long called for Canada’s (municipal, …

National ICT industry association welcomes measures in Fall Economic Update 2018; need to increase focus on growth, innovation and competitive advantage

National ICT industry association welcomes measures in  Fall Economic Update 2018; need to increase focus on growth, innovation and competitive advantage

OTTAWA, ON (November 21, 2018) – Proposals to support Canada’s Information and Communications Technology (ICT) sector in today’s Federal Fall Economic Update will support investments in ICTs and will increase Canada’s competitiveness, according to national industry advocate, the Information Technology …