Call for engagement & action: advocacy, leadership, business development: CATAAlliance
April 4, 2013

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  • Group: Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance (CATA)
  • Subject: Call for engagement & action: advocacy, leadership, business development


Dear members

Our request is that you circulate this brief internally to key executives within your organization asking them to respond to key action items.

++ Action Items (relating to advocacy, leadership profile & business development):

http://www.cata.ca/Media_and_Events/Press_Releases/cata_pr01091301.html 
Adoption of Innovation Box to accelerate Intellectual Property (IP) exploitation and commercialization success rates in Canada

http://www.cata.ca/Media_and_Events/Press_Releases/cata_pr02251301.html 
http://www.cata.ca/Media_and_Events/Press_Releases/cata_pr04021301.html 
Digital e-Health profiles & advocacy for bandwidth allocations

http://www.cata.ca/Media_and_Events/Press_Releases/cata_pr03181301.html 
Canadian Controlled Private Companies’ (CCPC) shares & RRSP eligible investments

http://www.cata.ca/Media_and_Events/Press_Releases/cata_pr03281301.html 
Canada Revenue Agency clarifies SR&ED eligibility as industry pushes for new tax treatment to encourage commercialization

http://www.cata.ca/Media_and_Events/Press_Releases/cata_pr03251301.html 
CATAAlliance Innovation and Leadership Awards 2013 - Call for Nominations – On-line Nomination Form is Now Open!

http://www.cata.ca/Media_and_Events/Press_Releases/cata_pr03261301.html

President and CEO John Reid discusses the main obstacles surrounding innovation in Canada and sets out CATA’s strategies focused on boosting the economy in order to rebrand the country as an innovation nation

If there are other areas of advocacy, leadership profile or business development that you wish us to pursue then please contact CATAAlliance and we will organize a response.


Thanks for helping advance Canada’s competitive innovation nation.

John Reid, CATA CEO
jreid@cata.ca