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.

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 […]

Innovation Insight with Howard Kettner, CATA Innovation Leadership Council member: Join the Conversation

Innovation Insight with Howard Kettner, CATA Innovation Leadership Council member from CATAAlliance on Vimeo. Join CATA’s CEO John Reid for a one minute video interview insight from Howard Kettner, Community Leader, CEO BenefitsGenius and newest member of the CATA Innovation Leadership Council. According to Howard, we are all hardwired to do more better and innovation […]

CATA Public Safety & Security: Four Benefits from Working with Us

June 21, 2017

CATA Public Safety & Security: Four Benefits from Working with Us from CATAAlliance on Vimeo. CATA CEO, John Reid outlines in one minute the four areas of deliverables and/or benefits from engaging in CATA’s Public Safety & Security mission, namely marketplace opportunity, advocacy, best practices and peer business networking. Executives (i,e., providers of technology products, […]

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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