CATAAlliance Innovation and Leadership Awards 2006: Call for Nominations
March 08, 2006

Innovation Awards Announcement
CATA Innovation Awards
CATA Innovation Awards

Ottawa, March 8, 2006... For more than two decades, the CATAAlliance Innovation and Leadership Awards Gala Dinner has been celebrating the best in Canadian innovation and outstanding achievement. This prestigious gala has become one of the most eagerly awaited events of Canada's advanced technology community.

The Awards evening is meant to be a celebration of the award winners and of Canadian innovation. CATAAlliance and its partners will recognize industry innovation, expertise, and leadership in the Canadian high-technology sector.

Special guests from industry and government will be invited to attend and the evening will feature the awards ceremony, networking and a business dinner. Co-hosts include the Royal Bank and Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP, in addition to Award sponsors for each category.

The 2006 Innovation and Leadership Awards Gala Dinner will take place June 20, 2006 at the Chateau Laurier hotel in Ottawa. Paul Brent, host of CJOH TV's Tech Now will be our guest MC with Terry Matthews, Chairman March Networks Corporation, as the featured keynote speaking on "A Passion for Entrepreneurship".

Awards will be presented in the following areas:

  • Outstanding Product Achievement
  • Emerging Technology
  • Excellence in Science and Technology Reporting
  • Private Sector Innovation and/or Leadership in Advanced Technology
  • Public Sector Leadership in Advanced Technology

The CATAAlliance Innovation and Leadership Awards are the most prestigious annual awards conferred on individuals and corporations by Canada's advanced technology community. Criteria for each award is explained as part of the category description in the Nomination Guide.

Nominations for 2006 are now open. Nominate your candidate for the CATAAlliance Innovation and Leadership Awards. Deadline for submission is May 1, 2006.