Alcatel-Lucent Award for Emerging Technology Achievement— CATAAlliance Innovation Awards Gala
April 24, 2012

CATAAlliance Announces Alcatel-Lucent Award for
Emerging Technology Achievement

OTTAWA, April 24, 2012- CATAAlliance, Canada's largest high tech association, and the traditional champion of Canadian Innovation, Research and Development announced that its long-standing award for the best emerging technology of the year has been named the 'Alcatel-Lucent Award for Emerging Technology.'

The Excellence in Emerging Technology Award is given in recognition of the recent launch of an innovative new product. Advanced technology products, technology-based services and products that utilize emerging technologies may be considered. Entries are judged in relation to the degree of innovation incorporated in the product and its market potential.

"We're proud that our most prestigious award for Emerging Technology will be named in Alcatel-Lucent Canada's honour.   Alcatel-Lucent exemplifies the development of innovative technologies and solutions that add customer value to the digital value chain," said CATAAlliance CEO John Reid.

The Alcatel-Lucent Award for Emerging Technology will be presented on May 30th , 2012 at the CATAAlliance's 27th Annual Innovation Awards Gala Dinner, to be held in Ottawa.

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John Reid
President, CATAAlliance