Media Advisory (for Wednesday, May 21st): 29th Annual CATAAlliance Innovation Awards Gala Winners
May 19, 2014


For nearly three decades, the CATAAlliance Innovation Awards Gala has been celebrating the best in Canadian advanced technology from coast to coast. Please refer to:

The 2014 Award Winners will be announced the evening of May 21st at a sold out Gala Dinner featuring a keynote address from CATA National Spokesperson & Chair of Mitel and Wesley Clover, Sir Terence Matthews who will report on the status of Canada’s innovation nation, and next steps for boosting our competitive performance.

Mr. Matthews will also join an Executive Panel of public and private sector executives including Josh Blair, Executive VP, Human Resources & Chief Corporate Officer, TELUS, Meg Beckel, President & CEO, Canadian Museum of Nature, Damon Ramsey, MD & Founder, Input, and, Shawn Cruise, VP, Adobe.

When: Wednesday, May 21, 2014
5 p.m. – 10 p.m.

Where: River Atrium & Conference Rooms, River Building at Carleton University, 1125 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, Ontario.

Opportunities for Interviews:

++ Action Requested: To RSVP and for further information, please contact: John Reid, CATA CEO at
Upon request we will provide an advance copy of the Awards transcript with contact details on the winners, to be embargoed until the evening of May 21st