CATAAlliance News, Events & Opportunities November 18, 2010
November 18, 2010

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SR&ED Educational Video now available, including expert briefing notes

Dr. Roberts has created a Best Practice Educational video, supplemented by expert briefing notes to help address the Challenge of SR&ED--Five Required Proofs; and, the New Paradigm -- New Challenges -- Seven Considerations for the CRA.

Action Items:

Please Join the SR&ED Group on Linkedin, moderated by SR&ED experts 

View the SR&ED Educational Video

Download your SR&ED Briefing Notes at the CATA Research Repository

Welcome to New Members/Sponsors:

IRphotonics: - IRphotonics is the leading designer and manufacturer of technologically sophisticated infrared fibers and systems that are used for the transmission of infrared light, and for assembly operations requiring high intensity infrared heat.

Electric Car B.C.: - Electric Car British Columbia is the Western Canadian owned and operated distributorship for Global Electric Motorcars, a subsidiary of Chrysler Group LLC and is headquartered in Surrey, BC, servicing both customers and dealers of the GEM cars for over four years.

Become a Member today!

Welcome to New CATAAtlantic Members/Sponsors:

CATAAtlantic is a new regional division of CATAAlliance serving Atlantic Canada's advanced technology sectors. We would like to welcome the following member company to the CATAAtlantic team!

iNfinite Answers: -iNfinite Answers by 3B Dataservices from Saint John NB presents unprecedented innovation in their new Canadian Lite ERP. This affordable, simple, easy to use ERP features the ultimate in management consolidation, simultaneous Ram Centric Data and Ram Centric user tools while fostering a newfound spirit of innovation for every user through the simplicity of unlimited virtual modularization and ageless data storage.

Become a Member today!

CATA News and Events:

CATA/CAIP Help Develop Canada's Copyright Modernization Legislation -
CATAAlliance, Canada's largest high tech association today launched an online engagement Campaign to aid efforts of the Honourable Tony Clement, Minister of Industry, and the Honourable James Moore, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Official Languages, in modernizing the Copyright Act (Bill C32).

Best Practices for IT Contracts: A Lawyer’s Guide for Business People -
IT.CAN, Canada’s national association of information technology lawyers together with Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP, one of Canada’s largest law firms, presents an information technology law seminar specifically for business people. November 22, 2010 Register today, CATA Discount.

Innovation Nation Win: Government of Canada Launches New Program to Kickstart Innovation and Support Business Success: - Join the Conversation on CATA's Linkedin Forum

National CanWIT "Ask the Expert" Teleforum
Maximizing Your Strengths for Success: Join the CanWIT "Ask the Expert" Teleforum to discuss how to create a natural success path through your strengths. Wednesday, November 24th at 12:30 p.m.

Riding the Mobility Tsunami: Embracing Wireless in the Workplace
If you’re a woman in IT and interested in how Mobility will change your company, you will want to attend this free session on December 2nd. In this half day morning session at the Chateau Laurier, you’ll get a week’s worth of knowledge. Hosted by Empowered Networks, CanWIT Sponsor and supporter.

Novo Plastics: Inaugural winner of the CATA Innovation through Technology Award -
Novo Plastics has won the Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance's (CATA) Innovation through Technology award offered at the Canadian Aboriginal and Minority Supplier Council (CAMSC) annual gala ceremony. The award recognizes an Aboriginal or Minority-owned business for the most innovative new technology-based product or service, which demonstrates innovative talent in developing and successfully marketing a new concept, process or procedure.

Join CATA at the Fourth Canadian Public Safety Interoperability Workshop -
Please visit the Canadian Advance Technology Alliance's booth as we sponsor the Fourth Canadian Public Safety Interoperability Workshop in Victoria from December 5-8, 2010.

CATA research repository:

American Growth Funds Looking for Canadian Investment Opportunities
Teleforum recording now available at the CATA Research Repository

Protecting Your Intellectual Property in China
Teleforum recording now available at the CATA Research Repository

CATAAtlantic Information Briefing Teleforum
Teleforum recording now available at the CATA Research Repository

CATA in the News:

The innovation gap: Government subsidies come with a price in paperwork:
By: Adam McDowell, National Post


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