BDO Partner Dave Walsh Shares Insights into the 2017 federal Budget: BNN interview and BDO analysis

March 25, 2017

Dave Walsh, BDO’s tax service line leader and partner, member, CATA National Innovation Leadership Council joins BNN for a look at whether budget 2017 aligns with the Liberals’ long-term deficit goals. He also discusses what may come in the Liberals’ tax review later this year. BNN Link: For high earners, the biggest budget tax news […]

Women Board Members in Technology Companies: Strategies for Building Diverse High Performing Boards: New Study: Join the Mission!

CanWIT (Women in Tech) would like to share with members and supporters a new study, authored by Vell entitled: Women Board Members in Technology Companies: Strategies for Building Diverse High Performing Boards. The report takes an in-depth view at the topic. The resulting facts and figures suggest specific recommendations for creating greater diversity. You can […]

Budget signals shifting attitudes towards procurement, Ottawa-based tech group says: Join the Mission!

++ Action Item: Please review the OBJ article below and then contact CATA CEO, John Reid at to engage with CATAAlliance in advancing the procurement modernization mission. Of particular concern and interest to suppliers of technologies, solutions and services to the federal government. Budget signals shifting attitudes towards procurement, Ottawa-based tech group says Craig […]

Messaging IMPACT reaches One Million Opt In Viewers with CATAAlliance

Messaging IMPACT reaches One Million Opt In Viewers We crunched the numbers: CATA’s opt in, moderated Social Media Groups and network of sites (e.g., Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter, Viadeo, etc.,) where we have permission to post content now totals more than one million viewers. When a viewer Likes or Shares our posted content there is exponential […]

CATA Tax & Finance Advocate Brian Cookson Offers Insights into the 2017-18 Federal Budget: Sounds Good, But Will It Work?

March 24, 2017

Sounds good, but will it work? When I first read the chapter on innovation within the 2017 federal budget plan, I thought: Yeah, OK, they are saying the right things. Most, if not all, of the initiatives set out in the budget were taken from a report released in February by the Advisory Council on […]

About eHive Systems Inc.: CATALOG Marketplace Profile

URL: Contact: Marc Lajoie, Principal Email: Market: Healthcare About eHive Systems Inc. eHive Systems Inc. is a third-party support company for Benefit Brokers and their business. eHive helps Benefit Brokers acquire and retain clients by providing value-added tools and services related to improving employee health. CATALOG is a CATAAlliance service designed to boost marketplace profile […]

Liberals’ Innovation budget gets seal of approval from the tech industry: CATA Comments in IT World Canada

March 23, 2017

The 2017 Canadian federal budget was touted as an innovation-first agenda, and in the opinion of many tech industry leaders, the Liberal government has kept its word.  As reported by Mandy Kovacs @mandyvkovacs Finance minister Bill Morneau unveiled the budget in a rowdy House of Commons on Mar. 22, and innovation is a clear top priority. Supercluster and […]

CATA Tax & Finance Advocate Denis Lajoie Offers Insights into the 2017-18 Federal Budget & Innovation

Federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau tabled his second budget on 22 March 2017 in which the government delivered on its promise to prioritize innovation. For those who followed the run up to the budget, it actually contains very few “surprises” as it reflects many of the innovation‐specific recommendations from the “Advisory Council on Economic Growth” […]

23 March 2017

In-TAC 2nd Virtual Career Expo

We have 20 complimentary booths reserved for CATA members only (a value of $500/booth)
27 March 2017

National Videoconference Consultation seeking Validation of Public Safety Apps Operational Standards Framework

CATAAlliance is pleased to offer this ambitious first-time attempt at hosting a national, interactive video-conference consultation for up to 30 participants.
16 May 2017

2017 International Urban Security and Resilience Conference, Workshop and Exhibition

A major international conference bringing together leading experts from around the world to develop strategies to fight against extremists, violent civil disorder and terrorism/counterterrorism
CATA Innovation and Leadership Awards
17 May 2017

32nd Annual CATAAlliance Innovation and Leadership Awards Gala

The 32nd Annual Gala celebrates the best-of-the-best award-winners across the spectrum of advanced technology areas.
1 Jan-Apr 2017

Nominations for 2017 CATAAlliance Innovation and Leadership Awards now open – Submit your candidates today!

Complete the CATAAlliance Innovation and Leadership Awards Nomination Form and submit to CATAAlliance by April 7, 2017