CGI Joins CATAAlliance: Advancing Canada's competitive innovation nation
September 23, 2013

Ottawa, September 23, 2013 - The Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance (CATAAlliance) is pleased to announce that CGI has become its newest corporate member. 

 “CGI is a true Canadian flagship enterprise and the world’s fifth largest information technology and business process services firm,” says CATA President John Reid. “We are honoured that one of the world's most innovative companies has turned to CATAAlliance to build relationships, find partners, collaborate with other companies and advocate for improvement to Canada’s business climate."

Dominque Gagnon, Vice President, Consulting Services, CGI Canada, adds that “CATA is a valued leader in promoting innovation, business networking, research, and forums in Canada’s technology sectors.  As an international leader in end-to-end information technology, information management, and business process services, CGI has much to offer to this valued community fostered by CATA and its supporting members.  CGI is proud to join the Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance.”

Reid concluded, “Our relationship and sharing of expertise creates an ideal synergy for helping advance Canada as a number one competitive innovation nation.”

CGI is now a sponsor for the organization’s 6th annual First Responder Vendor Outreach Forum. The company will also have seats on CATA Boards & Advisory Councils, such as, National Advisory Leadership, Public Safety, Mobile Health Care, Women in Technology, and Shared Services.  More information about the CATAAlliance is available on the Internet at www.cata.ca 

For additional information about CGI go to www.cgi.com