June 23, 2010
Your look at CATAAlliance News, Events & Opportunities
3rd Annual First Responder Vendor Outreach Forum Launched - RCMP CTO to Provide Keynote
The CATA VOF Forums provide a dynamic, interactive environment where ICT vendors get the rare opportunity to meet exclusively with leaders from Canada's First Responder and Public Safety and Security (PSS) community as the groups work towards ending Canada's interoperability crisis and technology gap.
View the New Web Site at:
Read about the RCMP Opening VOF Keynote:
Access New Research Materials at the CATA Research Repository:
Canadian First Responder Technology Roadmap
CATA First Responder VOF 2009 in Calgary – Summary Report
The report identifies the challenges, technology needs, and next steps in addressing the current nation-wide interoperability crisis among Canada's First Responders, while further providing competitive insights into their procurement practices as well as current and future ICT needs)
Access our new searchable database of currently over 150 Chinese companies:
The database offers a range of advanced security products and services to China's First Responder and Advance Security sectors:
Join the New CATA Vendor Outreach Forum Social Network on LInkedin:
Welcome to New Members/Sponsors:
Harris Corporation - Public Safety, Critical Infrastructure Protection and Interoperability Technologies
General Dynamics: - Public Safety, Critical Infrastructure Protection and Interoperability Technologies
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Find Out How to Plug in to the new Silicon Valley-based C100 Venture Capital and Resource Network for Advanced Technology Growth
A one-hour Teleforum hosted by CATAAlliance and its sponsors Gowlings and the Action Committee on Entrepreneurship (ACE) will take place on Thursday, June 24th at 2:00 p.m. EST.
CATA Action Committee on Entrepreneurship - Teleforum
CATAAlliance is pleased to announce the Action Committee on Entrepreneurship (ACE) Teleforum. ACE is a committee that has been created to foster an environment and culture in which technology companies can be grown and remain in Canada. Join this collaborative call to provide your input on this important initiative and/or to become an active member of the committee. A CATAAlliance Teleforum - Monday, July 5th at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time
Senate Plan For A Digital Canada: Executive Briefing
Yesterday the Senate of Canada released a "Plan For A Digital Canada". The Senate Committee that developed the plan was comprised of seven Liberals and nine Conservatives.
'Go for the Green' Golf Tournament: Tee up business with CATA and OBJ
Book Wednesday, July 7th in your calendar for the must-attend golf tournament of the summer. CATAAlliance and OBJ come together for a joint tournament that will assemble many of the region's top technology and business leaders.
Women who are setting a new bar for the IT channel
Becoming a senior leader in the Canadian IT industry is not out of reach for young women.
Network of Automotive Excellence (NoAE) Innovation Award
Canadian Supplier Companies have opportunity to Participate in Prestigious Innovation Competition. CATA: Innovations Sought in Four Areas