Toronto Area Events
November 16, 2006

Toronto Area Technology Events

  1. ACETECH CEO Speaker Series (November 23rd)
  2. "My Customer - My Innovator" Roundtable (November 30th)
  3. CATA WIT Connect: Holiday Season networking event (December 11, 2006)

Contact:
CATAAlliance
388 Albert Street
Ottawa, ON K1R 5B2
(613)236-6550info@cata.ca

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1. ACETECH CEO Speaker Series (November 23rd)

ACETECH and CATAAlliance are pleased to invite you to join a group of CEOs and presidents of technology companies as our guest for a networking reception hostedby ACETECH in Toronto on Thursday, November 23 at the MaRS Centre.

Our guest speaker is Mark Leonard, President and Chairman of Constellation Software Inc., an international provider of market leading software and services to a number of industries across both the public and private sectors.

Mark's presentation will be followed by a networking reception.

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REGISTER ONLINE or call 604-683-5852

Exclusive to presidents and CEOs of technology and life sciences companies.

2. "My Customer - My Innovator" Roundtable (November 30th)

How do we create value for AND with our customers? What are the challenges? How do we make progress? What step is the first step?

Please join us join us as our guest for a peer to peer Roundtable to discuss these questions and arrive at small, but actionable solutions and next steps. We are targeting companies with more than $10 million in revenues.

Senior executives are already attending from: Teradata, Ceridan, Mercury, Alcatel Canada, CGI, Incite, Net Tel, Centre for Strategic Management, MTS Allsteam, TGT Solutions, Gantas Group, Porcarta Inc., among others.

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REGISTER TODAY as space is limited and expected to fill quickly, please confirm your interest or that of one of your senior managers as soon as possible by contacting Taimour Zaman, Program Director, The Access Group, at 416-629-7924 or mycustomermycoinnovatorcata@accessgroup.com.cn

3. CATA WIT Connect: Holiday Season networking event (December 11, 2006)

Join CATA Women in Technology (WIT) in celebrating the holidays at our wine and cheese networking event. Connect with our members and others in the technology sector. Discover how to build your network in just 5 minutes and get referrals! Meet and get advice from CATA WIT Pillar leaders on mentoring, networking, professional development and advocacy.

Celebrate the holidays and network with other women in technology !

Date: December 11th, 2006
Time: 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Location: BCE Place, 4Oth floor in the Canada Trust Tower
161 Bay Street,
Toronto, ON
Fee: $20 Members*
$30 Non-members*
$10 Students*
* Special fee: For members wanting to introduce CATA WIT Forum to a friend or colleague, both can register at the member rate of $30. Bring more and each additional friend is $25.
Registration: Register online or by calling Muriel Debroy at: 613-236-6550

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About CATAAlliance
Advancing The Business of Technology
The Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance (CATAAlliance) is the biggest business development association for producers and users of advanced technology. The only organization representing all sectors of the economy, CATA's umbrella of special-interest, municipal, provincial and allied organizations directly reaches 20,000 technology executives and an additional 22,000 technology users. Dedicated to making Canadian organizations world-class makers and adopters of technology, CATA creates strategic partnerships, strengthens communities and networks, and promotes supportive public policy. For more than a quarter of a century CATA has been stimulating growth, driving commercialization and growing the advanced technology export industry for the Canadian economy. More information about CATA can be found onthe CATA Web site: www.cata.ca