CATAAlliance News, Events & Opportunities July 8, 2010
July 8, 2010

July 8, 2010

CATA Connections

Your look at CATAAlliance News, Events & Opportunities


i-Canada: Supplying "Ultra Broadband" for Google-speed cities

A TeleForum Featuring William (Bill) Hutchison, Chair, i-Canada, Ted Maulucci, Tridel and Rick Otway, Cisco.

This special one-hour Teleforum hosted by CATAAlliance and its partners will take place on Wednesday, July 28th at 11:00a.m. EST.

Pre Register Now, as space is limited.

Ultra-broadband at Google's residential test speeds of one billion bits a second is coming to Toronto, through the mega-revitalization project called "Toronto Waterfront". If you would like to learn more about the Waterfront project, including how to become a supplier on the I.T. side, join a group of your colleagues at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday July 28th for a Teleforum briefing call and Q&A on the coming of ultra-broadband to Toronto.

Bigger than Canary Wharf in London, the Toronto Waterfront Revitalization Project will provide the same affordable access to collaboration as other leading cities in the world -- cities where new models of effective health care, world class education and workplace collaboration can be innovated.

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Welcome to New Members/Sponsors:

Spartan Bioscience - Develops, manufactures, and markets PCR-based DNA analyzers for on-demand applications

G2 Research & Investigations, Inc. - Public Safety, Critical Infrastructure Protection and Interoperability Technologies

EPARADE - Prevention Advocacy Resources and Data Exchange

Teldio - Communications solutions targeted at linking IP-based communications with RF communications

CATA research repository:

Silicon Valley-based C100 Venture Capital and Resource Network for Advanced Technology Growth
Expert Briefing Recording now Available at the CATA Research Repository

CATA News and Events:

Ron Dingwell, Officer in Charge (O.R.),RCMP (GRC) Atlantic Region added to the keynotes at the 3rd Annual CATA-CPRC First Responder Vendor Outreach Forum
Please view the program for the First Responder Vendor Outreach Forum. The Forum will take place on Sept. 28 - 29, 2010 at the Four Points by Sheraton in Halifax Nova Scotia and will offer two unique conference tracks running concurrently.

Advanced Security Updates from the desk of Kevin Wennekes, CATA's VP of Research.
Read the latest developments and program news for the First Responder Vendor Outreach Forum Halifax, Sept. 28 - 29, 2010.

Smart Communities – The Grand-Challenge Project to Launch the Digital Economy
A Submission to Industry Canada’s Digital Economy Strategy Consultation by The ICT Consortium: To jump start the launch of the digital economy in Canada, we believe that a grand-challenge project is required to which the country can become dedicated.

CATA Quick Poll: Increasing your web traffic
Please take a few seconds to share your thoughts on online advertising with CATA’s latest Quick Poll. Thank you to our latest CATA Quick Poll Sponsor, KPMG.

Users and service providers agree on internet neutrality
The most recent CATA Quick Poll results speak to the importance of net neutrality to both internet users and sellers of internet services.

One Million Acts of Innovation by CIOs
Innovation Leadership: What are the challenges and risks facing CIOs? Who's making a difference and how? What are the best practices? July 8th 2010. An exclusive invitation from Tridel, IT in Canada, CATAAlliance, and The Access Group.

Legislative Alert: Judgment on whether ISPs should be considered "broadcasters" under the Broadcasting Act
From the Desk of Tom Copeland, Chair, CAIP. Today the Federal Court of Appeal has issued its judgment on whether ISPs should be considered "broadcasters" under the Broadcasting Act.

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