May 29, 2013
Conference Room (Room 4101, 4th Floor), Telfer School of Management, University of Ottawa, Desmarais Building, 55 Laurier Avenue East, Ottawa.
Dress is business attire.
5:15pm - 6:00pm: Gala Reception
6:00pm - 9:00pm: Gala Dinner and Award Ceremony
former host of CTV's Tech Now
Guest MC Paul Brent
, former host of CTV's Tech Now, will lead an Al Star CEO Panel focusing on Leadership for the 21st Century.
Individual tickets - $200
Corporate Tables - $1,800
(seats 8) with logo
For more information please contact: Emily Boucher, CATAAlliance
Hear from our keynote, Peter Aceto
, President & CEO, ING DIRECT Canada, known for his effective and innovative use of social media. He has been identified by the Hay Group as a social media "Shining Star" among such icons as Bill Gates, Jack Welch, and Martha Stewart. Under his leadership ING DIRECT was recognized as one of Canada's 50 Best Employers for two consecutive years, 2010 and 2011; as well as one of Canada's Top Most Admired Corporate Cultures.
Mr. Aceto will also join an Executive Panel of public and private sector executives who will share leadership insights into what it will take to create world class organizations.
Some of the key topics that we will explore include:
- new Social media CEOs
- the CEO is not the only leader any more
- using the power of the position
- preparing organizations for the future
- best practices for success
Our experts will provide a vision of Leadership for the 21st Century, including: a Mayor from an Innovative City; CEOs from start ups to large flagships; and, public sector leaders.
All Star CEO Panel:
is President of CSC Canada. Peter brings significant global perspective to Canadian innovation and leadership, having worked extensively in Australia, Asia, South American and the US.
is Mayor, City of Waterloo. Brenda has been widely recognized for her community leadership and is a role model for leaders of the future.
is CEO of Startup Canada, a national movement celebrating entrepreneurial values. Victoria works relentlessly to unleash entrepreneurial potential in Canada.
Alumni CTV, Tech Now Moderator, Paul Brent
, will engage the Panel in lively discussions. Gala guests are also able to pose questions prior to the event via email to: email@example.com
Interested in Participating? Contact CATA CEO John Reid
The 28th Annual Gala celebrates the best-of-the-best award-winners across the spectrum of advanced technology areas:
- CAMSC Innovation through Diversity Award
- The Celestica Award for Technology Commercialization
- The Peter Brojde Award for Canada’s Next Generation Executive Leadership
- The Motorola Award for Public Safety Technology
- Outstanding Product Achievement (ICT)
- Intel SME Innovation Award
- Alcatel-Lucent Emerging Technology Award
- High Road Communications Excellence in Science and Technology Reporting
- Excellence in Science and Tech - Quebec Media Award
- Telfer Private Sector Innovation and/or Leadership in Advanced Technology
- Public Sector Leadership in Advanced Technology
- ICTC IT Strategic HR Management
- Cloud Computing Innovation Award
- Ernst & Young CIO of the Year Award
- Sara Kirke Award for Canada's Leading Woman High Tech Entrepreneur