Call to Action to CATA’s network of contacts in the private and public sectors, the media and in education, to end the Silence on High-Tech Challenge . It is urgent that you act today.
September 2, 2008

++ Call to Action to CATA’s network of contacts in the private and public sectors, the media and in education, to end the Silence on High-Tech Challenge . It is urgent that you act today.

 ++ Your Action Item: Please forward to/contact your network of contacts, including circulating to all employees and local MPs  the White Paper authored by CATA’s National Spokesperson, Sir Terrance Matthews on the "perfect storm" facing the ITC  industry in Canada, a Paper that advances recommendations for moving us from 14th to first place as the Innovation Nation.

 We are making the following URL available to facilitate the awareness building and mobilization Campaign:

http://docs.google.com/Doc?id=dcr2rg8f_35vmcnrndn

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Ps  SR&ED (Tax Credits) Conference Call Reminder:  
Join a group of your colleagues in an expertly moderated Conference Call on the status
of Canada's SR&ED program. Our focus is on best practices that help optimize the
claiming process, and to also discuss trends, risks and challenges. Register here:

http://www.cata.ca/Media_and_Events/Press_Releases/cata_pr08220801.html

CATA as a Political Party
www.cata.ca

In many respects CATA is a political party, the party of the Canadian high tech industry. Our election platform is built from policy planks which will ensure success for Canada in the global economy. We actively encourage all of Canada's political leaders to better understand and embrace what it takes to create a knowledge based Canada.