CATAAlliance News Events & Opportunities Oct 14 2010
October 14, 2010

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American Growth Funds Looking for Canadian Investment Opportunities: A New Source of Funding for Canadian companies

A one hour Teleforum sponsored by CATAAlliance will take place on Tuesday, October 26th, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. EST. Pre Register now as space is limited.

RLB and Associates, a consultant to 30 private equity investors in the United States, will provide information about the kinds of companies they are looking for, and how to apply, in a one-hour TeleForum for interested participants. The investors represent a significant capital pool to invest $10-million or more in appropriate growing companies.

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Welcome to New Members/Sponsors:

Neotelis: - Founded in 1997 and headquartered in Montreal, Canada, Neotelis assists telecommunications organizations worldwide to face the specific challenges of the global competitive environment by providing a wide array of business solutions, consulting expertise and telecom training services.

Skymeter Corporation: - Skymeter Corporation is a Toronto, Canada-based data services operator that enables location-based payments using financial-grade GPS. Its billing-delivery services include Vehicle Miles Traveled (VMT) and Time, Distance and Place (TDP) metering for road use, parking and PAYD insurance.

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CATA News and Events:

Invitation to the Alumni Breakfast Speaker Series
Wednesday, October 20, 2010. This session the speaker is Andrew Souvaliotis Chief Impact Officer & General Manager, AIR MILES for Social Change, Discussing: "Corporate Social Responsibility: The new spectrum of opportunities".

CATA Founder to speak at Toronto Technology Celebration
CATA Founder Bill Hutchison and EVP Barry Gander will be the evening reception speakers at "", an event celebrating the Toronto region's technology stengths. For more information, click here; to register for the free event send email to:

Get a 360° view on the current state and evolution of mobile money in Canada
Join us at the 2010 Mobile Money Forum held on November 09-10, 2010, at the Westin hotel in Ottawa. Speakers include CIBC, KPMG, Paypal Canada, Rogers Communications, Visa, Western Union and others.

CATAAtlantic Information Briefing Teleforum
Join a group of your peers and industry leaders on Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010, for this informative 1-hour teleforum. Peter Lindfield, Regional Director, CATAAtlantic, and John Reid, President and CEO, CATAAlliance, will discuss the opportunities and role CATAAtlantic can and will play in fostering growth and awareness of Atlantic Canada's high-tech sector. Register Today!

Critical Factor Assessment: Planning for Success - A Ready Set Grow Webinar
Join us for a Webinar on October 19. Sponsored by the Business Development Bank of Canada and produced by the Canadian Innovation Centre and the Technology Marketing Resource Centre, in association with the Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance. Creating a successful venture is a complex proposition - how can you be sure that you have all your bases covered?

Cisco VP, Rick Otway provides insight into the future eco-systems for Canadian communities: i-Canada innovation leadership
Please view this video in which Rick Otway, Vice President, Central Canada Public Sector Operations, Cisco, speaks to ICT & Canadian Communities: its impact on how we work, live, play & learn; Smart Connected Communities & Networked Information; the Internet of Things; and the Changing Community Dynamics for Heath Care, New Industries, & Sustainable Cost Curves.

Mission Of New Board of National Women's Network: Attract More Young Women To High Technology
Attracting more young women into Information Technology (IT) and providing support programs for young women IT professionals are the twin goals of a new slate of Board directors announced today by Canadian Women in Technology (CanWIT), a division of CATAAlliance.

The Manager of Business Development, LightSquared, Eric Moore, speaks to Advanced Security and CATA's 3rd Annual First Responder Vendor Opportunity Forum (VOF)
Please view this video of Eric Moore, Manager, LightSquared as he talks about the benefits of participation in the CATA 3rd Annual First Responder Vendor Opportunity Forum (VOF) recently completed in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

CATA research repository:

Conference Call Briefing on $40M Program & Buy-and-Sell Website
now Available at the CATA Research Repository


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