May 30, 2017

CATA Community Leadership Award: Namir Anani, President & CEO, ICTC

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Namir Anani, President & CEO, ICTC & John Reid, CATA, CEO

Join John Reid, CATA, CEO for a Live Stream video at the 2017 CATA Innovation Gala as he presents the Community Leadership Award to Namir Anani, President & CEO, ICTC. The CATA Innovation Gala also celebrated the Information and Communications Technology Council’s (ictc-ctic.ca) 25 Years of Research Leadership.

About the Community Leadership Award

An Annual Award presented to an individual selected by CATA’s CEO in recognition of their spirit of collaboration, expertise, and leadership in Canada’s innovation community.

Namir Anani, President & CEO, ICTC, in Profile

Namir Anani is the President and CEO of the Information and Communications Technology Council (ictc-ctic.ca) and the driving force in bringing ICTC’s world-class centre of expertise and services to industry, education and government.

He has also held several leadership roles in both the private and public sectors including the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (Executive Director), the Department of Canadian Heritage (Director General), CGI consulting, Nortel, and Novartis (Switzerland).

Under his leadership, ICTC has expanded its reach across Canada by enabling trusted research, innovative talent solutions, and practical policy advices with the aim of fostering globally competitive Canadian industries empowered by a talented and diverse digital workforce.

Namir is a champion of public policy and research for innovation growth; he is passionate about Canada and its digital advantage in a global economy, and is a strong promoter for entrepreneurship and small business.

About ICTC

The Information and Communications Technology Council (ICTC) is a not-for-profit national centre of expertise for the digital economy. Through trusted research, innovative talent solutions, and practical policy advice, ICTC fosters innovative and globally competitive Canadian industries empowered by a talented and diverse digital workforce.

Our mission is to: Strengthen Canada’s digital advantage in a global economy.

Our vision is to: Foster an innovative and globally competitive Canadian industries empowered by a talented and diverse digital workforce.

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The Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance (CATAAlliance) is Canada’s One Voice for Innovation Lobby Group, crowdsourcing ideas and guidance from thousands of opt in members in moderated social networks in Canada and key global markets. (No Tech Firm Left Behind)

Contact: CATAAlliance CEO, John Reid at email jreid@cata.ca, tel: 613-699-8209, website: www.cata.ca, tags: Innovation. Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Advocacy