Fast and smart services are now rated the single most important amenity for MDU residents, more important than a pool, 24-hour security monitoring, covered parking, gym access and even cable TV Renters will pay $80/month more for fibre-serviced apar

Toronto Police Service Seeks Industry Engagement on Service Transformation: Video Interview with Task Force Executive Now Available

Ottawa, ON...CATAAlliance, Canada’s One Voice for Innovation Lobby Group has called on Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, in collaboration with Cabinet Ministers, to introduce an Independent Authority to m

We are advancing no less than 12 Advocacy Campaigns, with desired outcomes beneficial to the growth of Canadian based companies.

The Centre for Quantitative Analysis and Decision Support (CQADS), at Carleton University, with the support of CATAAlliance is offering a series of workshops this Fall on Data Science and Analytics, and on their applications for decision making in t

CATA CEO, John Reid, said, “ Progressive approaches to Canadian government procurement can help put Canada on the map as a global innovation hub. The way forward is to act on a bold new public policy vision: to build Canada as a global centre

Watch as CATAAlliance’s Chief Business Officer, Kevin Wennekes, interviews Laraine Kaminsky, President and CEO of cultural and diversity consulting firm, GlobalLK, regarding the upcoming High Impact Communication Skills breakfast seminar being

"HackerX is a great event that connects job seekers and employers seeking engineering talent. BitTorrent participated in 3 events and ended up hiring 3 engineers for key positions."

CATAAlliance (, has called on the federal government to create a national Smart Communities Development Fund “SCDF” of $300 million to support the digital transformation of our cities and smaller communities and create a new

Innovation 360

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Innovation 360, hosted by CMC Microsystems, is the annual national symposium and exposition highlighting successes of Canada’s National Design Network and opportunities for putting microsystems and nanotechnologies to work for Canada. Innovati
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The Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance (CATA) is calling for a refundable, labour-based digital innovation tax credit for smaller information and communications technology (ICT) companies and the creation of a third-party organization to determin

CATAAlliance (, Canada’s One Voice for Innovation Lobby Group, has called on the federal government to lead and support an Advanced Technology for Food Manufacturing (ATFM) program, as an integral part of building Canada as a globa

We regularly post to the CATAAlliance Facebook network to boost the IMPACT of members’ rich content messages, with added IMPACT to opt in 5000 Google+ members and 24000 Linkedin Followers. Our CEO also uses Facebook Live for Innovation Advocac

The Lazaridis Institute for the Management of Technology Enterprises at Wilfrid Laurier University is travelling across Canada to find the most promising companies to join the first cohort of the Lazaridis Institute Scale Up Program.

CATAAlliance has tabled an eight page Pre-Budget Consultation Submission to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance and related Ministers, entitled, “ A National First Responder Secretariat Advancing Innovation, Health, and Safety f

Failure to create the necessary governance, standards, and leadership, will almost certainly, through eventual system and process failure, result in lost lives and reduced trust in the various level of government and agencies to provide a safe and m

CATAAlliance, Canada’s One Voice for Innovation Lobby Group has joined forces with CAMSS Canada to advance Canada’s innovation leadership at a major Conference event entitled “SHAPING THE STRATEGY OF CANADA'S I.T. ECOSYSTEM”

CATA's mission is to move Canada to 1st place or an A grade in Innovation and Competitiveness. We do so under the rubric of the Competitive Innovation Nation Campaign with Core Planks and a Working Agenda for Advocacy Initiatives.

I can appreciate the implications of the decisions of the court on job transition for veterans on the supplementary reserve list. The Government of Canada recognizes that veterans possess talents and skills that are needed in the Canadian job market

While the CATA network has proven invaluable to advancing Canada’s competitive innovation nation, it has also proven useful as a business resource to help companies meet their needs. In this regard, companies can now benefit from CATA Partnere

CanWIT and SITA partner to offer employment resources with goal to transform air travel through technology

A foundational study seeking to develop recommendations and guidance on the operational requirements for applications and the development of applications that meet these operational requirements, as they pertain to the Public Safety Broadband Networ

The 2016 Call for Proposals seeks out industry leaders in Canada to work in collaboration with research partners to develop later-stage innovation projects. New projects will enhance Canada’s competitive advantage, create new highly-skilled jo

Companies can now benefit from CATA Partnered Talent Search as part of attracting key executives to their organizations.

This study will bring a committee of Canadian experts together to develop a framework for the qualification (selection), testing and validation of public safety applications that ensures adherence to the Statement of Operational Requirement (SOR) fo