CATA Appointments to the Informatics Professional Services Advisory Committee (TBIPS): Procurement Advocacy Oversight Strengthened
May 31, 2012

Ottawa, May 31, 2012…CATAAlliance announced today executive member representatives to the Informatics Professional Services Advisory Committee (TBIPS), chaired by the Sr. Director of the Informatics and Telecommunications Systems Procurement Directorate, PWGSC.

Member representatives include: 

Christine Collyer, VP, IT/net
Paul Saunders, President & CEO, MERX Networks Inc.
Jocelyn Legault, VP, Maplesoft Group

CATA CEO John Reid, said, “We have interests in a range of topics, including, the National Harmonization Strategy for Professional Services, Bid evaluations, Multiple resources under one contract, and Complexity of mandatory criteria, as well as, Task-Based Informatics Professional Services (TBIPS) and Solution-Based Informatics Professional Services Based Informatics Professional Services (SBIPS).

He added, We are delighted to have the opportunity of providing expert guidance to the TBIPS Advisory Committee on issues critical to Canada’s vendor community. 

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