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.

Advanced Manufacturing Sector Research — Initiative on the Automation of the Manufacturing Sector in Canada: Now available

August 14, 2018

Advanced Manufacturing Sector Research CATAAlliance would like to share with Canada’s innovation community a comprehensive study on Canada’s advanced manufacturing sector, authored by Jean Guy Rens, acclaimed researcher and VP, CATA Quebec, and entitled  ” Advanced Manufacturing Sector — Initiative on the Automation of the Manufacturing Sector in Canada.” Please note that the 89 page […]

Digital Impacts of Body Worn Cameras: Using a Smartphone as an “All-in-One” Device

August 13, 2018

Watch as Alexander Popof, Chief Operating Officer of Visual Labs, Inc. describes the many challenges organizations need to address in their adoption of Body Worn Cameras (BWCs).  See how, through the use of an organization’s smartphones, they can avoid the traditional high costs associated with the procurement of single-purpose, proprietary hardware. As CATAAlliance’s newest member […]

Expert AI Presentation: Joe Marks at Carnegie Mellon University

August 12, 2018

Gain valuable insights into practical uses of AI from a 40 minutes video presentation with Q&A led by Joe Marks, Executive Director, Center for Machine Learning & Health, Carnegie Mellon University. Key agenda items include: Heuristic Search, Knowledge Representation (KN), Logic Programming, Planning, Natural Language Processing, Computing Vission (CV), Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI) and Machine Learning […]

Expert AI Briefing: Financial Services & AI, Opportunities, Risks & Redefined Value

Join this expert panel for a x minute video discussion on the impact of AI on financial services where the next seven years will make today look like the 1940’s. Three themes are addressed: marketplace opportunity, risk exposure and redefinition of value. Panel Members: Moderator, Karla Congson, CEO, Collection IQ with Jad Chehlawi, CEO, Systelos, […]

Canada’s Innovation Minister Charts AI Leadership with Public-Private Partnerships

Gain insights into Canada’s AI leadership direction (IMPACT AI) from the Hon. Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, joined by Dr. Larry Heck, Sr. VP, Samsung Electronics, in a 20 minute video interview led by Michael Hainsworth, Veteran BNN Anchor. CATA members and crowdfunding supporters can request a viewing password by sending an email to […]

CATA Community AI Initiatives: Cindy Gordon, Founder & CEO, SalesChoice

August 11, 2018

In this 12 minute video, Cindy Gordon, Founder & CEO, SalesChoice, member, CATA Innovation Leadership Council, and Sara Kirke Women in Tech Award winner, talks about CATA’s Community AI initiatives, and calls for executives to help advance the AI mission. Read: Canada Becoming a Powerhouse in Artificial Intelligence (AI): Op-Ed, CEOs of CATA & Mindbridge AI: […]

26 July 2018

Webinar on AI Guided Selling (July 26th, 1:00 to 2:00 PM EST): CATA partnered, Register today!

Learning to trust AI methods in guided selling – it’s the right time.
Next Generation 911 Transition Roadmap for Canada!