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.

Inside Namir Anani’s award-winning approach to building a national innovation community: Brian Jackson @brianjjackson at IT World Canada

June 28, 2017

                 ICTC President Namir Anani (left) receives a community leadership award from CATAAlliance President John Reid. Ask Namir Anani, president and CEO of the Information and Communications Technology Council (ICTC), how he’s made a difference over the past year and there’s no hesitation – he’s been rallying Canada’s […]

BIO International 2017: Insights & Benefits with Dan Wasserman, member, CATA Innovation Leadership Council

BIO International 2017: Insights & Benefits from CATAAlliance on Vimeo. CATA CEO, John Reid, takes five minutes with Dan Wasserman, member, CATA Innovation Leadership Council & Founder, Mammoth Health Innovation, to gain insight into the benefits of Mr. Wasserman’s participation in this major global Conference. Discussion focussed on a new venture with Launch New York, […]

Innovation Leadership Group Calls on Canada’s Innovation Minister for Clarity: CATAAlliance Advocacy

June 27, 2017

Ottawa, ON…CATAAlliance, Canada’s One Voice for Innovation lobby group, tabled today a call for consultation letter and brief to Canada’s Minister of Innovation, the Honourable Navdeep Bains, regarding the two reviews of government programs and the SR&ED program announced in the March 2017 federal budget. The letter and brief, linking to five research and community […]

Competitive Innovation Nation Advocacy Crowdfunding Platform (draft, in pre-launch stage)

June 26, 2017

++ Action Requested: Please review the draft CATA Competitive Innovation Nation Advocacy Crowdfunding Campaign below and then send your feedback and guidance to CATA CEO, John Reid, at jreid@cata.ca Draft Letter to Supporters: Dear community member We’re launching a crowdfunding campaign to get community support behind CATA’s Competitive Innovation Nation platform (https://tinyurl.com/k2btfd5) and, as a community leader, we […]

Calling On the Honourable Navdeep Bains Minister of Innovation, Science & Economic Development: Canada’s SR&ED Program

June 24, 2017

June 27, 2017 The Honourable Navdeep Bains Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development Hill Office, House of Commons Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1A 0A6 Dear Minister Bains Re: Scientific Research and Experimental Development (SR&ED) Tax Incentive Program I am writing to you as the CEO of the Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance and on behalf of […]

Risk Re-Rebalancing in Federal Procurement: Summary of the consultations and steps forward

June 22, 2017

Federal Procurement Public Policy Direction CATAAlliance would like to share with members and supporters a summary  report prepared by Public Services and Procurement Canada, entitled, “ Risk Re-Rebalancing in Federal Procurement:  Summary of the consultations and steps forward.” For the above, note that the Strategic Policy Sector (SPS) organized a series of consultations with internal […]

18 July 2017

The New York Venture Summit


CATA Partnered with Discount: The 17th annual New York Venture Summit, presented by youngStartup Ventures.
 
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