November 4, 2014

Shared Services Canada documents reveal further delays on $398-million integrated government-wide email system
By Rachel Aiello | The Hill Times
Last Tuesday, Oct. 28, at the Canadian Government Technology Event (GTEC) conference’s opening keynote at the Ottawa Convention Centre, Chief Information Officer with the Treasury Board of Canada, Corinne Charette, said that SSC’s ETI is a “complex task” that “will require much of the year to accomplish.”

October 31, 2014

Former FBI agent creates system to predict insider threats at Dell
By Brian Jackson |
Presenting at GTEC in Ottawa Oct. 29, McClurg described how he is turning his attention to a different type of spy – so-called insider threats that try to profit from selling the proprietary data of their employer.

October 30, 2014

OKI Data seizes Quebec market with Montreal office
By Dave Yin | Computer Dealer News
At the Government Technology Exhibition and Conference (GTEC) hosted in Ottawa this week, OKI Data Americas also announced a new warranty program that would extend existing one-year coverage to five years at no charge for select OKI products.

October 30, 2014

‘Phygital retailing’ with Canadian Tire’s Rex Lee
By Brian Jackson |
Canadian Tire just launched the digital version of its famous money, but the physical bills that have been around since 1958 are sticking around too.

October 29, 2014

Cyber security a non-stop headache for federal government, conference hears
By Vito Pilieci | Ottawa Citizen
Scott Jones, the director general of cyber defence at the Communications Security Establishment Canada, took to the stage Wednesday at the Government Technology Exhibition and Conference in Ottawa.

October 28, 2014

Canada in firefight with hackers, top federal IT official tells GTEC
By Vito Pilieci | Ottawa Citizen
The federal government’s top IT official kicked off the 22nd annual edition of the Government Technology Exhibition and Conference (GTEC) Tuesday morning by admitting that hackers are regularly targeting government systems. The recent break-ins at Canada Revenue Agency and the National Research Council are just two examples of the times we now live in, she said.

October 28, 2014

GTEC: Showcasing IT's strategic role
By Toby Fyfe | Canadian Government Executive
Ottawa’s GTEC 2014 event is in full swing, and its theme, Government from the Outside-In, touches on three important issues for governments in the digital age.

October 28, 2014

With distinction: GTEC honours government ICT
By Staff | Canadian Government Executive
GTEC honoured the best in government information and communications technology Monday night in an awards ceremony at the Ottawa Convention Centre.

October 27, 2014

GTEC: Navigating change
By Laura Wesley | Canadian Government Executive
Over the years one constant learning experience and source of inspiration has been GTEC. This year I have an opportunity, for the first time, to participate in the full-day Leadership Program. As change starts from within, I am looking forward to learning more about the "30 Day Challenge."

October 24, 2014

Digital government: Start with the data
By Toby Fyfe | Canadian Government Executive
Andrea Di Maio is managing vice president for public sector in Gartner Research. He will argue at GTEC 2014 that, to be effective, digital government innovation needs to blend both citizen-centric and data-centric approaches.

October 2, 2014

Showcase what you have to offer at GTEC
Ottawa Business JournalEach year, Ottawa’s GTEC, the Government Technology Exhibition and Conference, attracts more than 6,000 participants from all three levels of government and just about every industry sector that supplies goods and services to the public sector.

September 12, 2014

#FollowFriday: What will Canada’s top federal CIO say?
By Shane Schick | IT World Canada
Next month public sector IT executives will be gathering as usual for the GTEC conference and exhibition in Ottawa, and this week it was confirmed that the chief information officer at Treasury Board Secretariat will be among the headliners.

July 23, 2014

More GTEC speakers announced
By OBJ Staff | Ottawa Business Journal
GTEC, Canada’s largest government technology event, will focus this year on technology’s role in addressing customers’ expectations in terms of delivering government services.

July 9, 2014

GTEC announces first keynote speaker
By OBJ Staff | Ottawa Business Journal
Canadian Tire’s chief technology officer, Eugene Roman, will be a keynote speaker at GTEC, the government tech event announced Wednesday.