The Information and Communications Technology Council (ICTC) is a not-for-profit national centre of expertise for the digital economy.

ICTC is the trusted source for evidence-based policy advice, forward looking research, and creative capacity building programs for the digital economy.

Our mission is to:

Strengthen Canada’s digital advantage in a global economy

Our vision is to:

Foster globally competitive Canadian industries and a prosperous society empowered by  innovative digital solutions.

See how we are bringing together Industry, Education, & Policy makers to advance the digital economy in Canada

Annual Report: 2017-182016-2017

Our Goals:
  • Globally competitive and inclusive digital economy
  • Innovative and entrepreneurial society and economy
  • Trusted and secure economy
ICTC is ..
  • A large network of industry, educational institutions, and policy makers representing the digital economy in Canada.
  • An independent and neutral policy advisor to business and governments across Canada.
  • An authoritative source of technology, economic, and labour market research.
  • A leader in capacity building programs and solutions for the digital economy.
  • A creative and responsive team.
ICTC Executive Team

Our Leadership

Namir Anani

President & CEO

Sandra Saric

Vice President, Talent Innovation

Huguette Camirand

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Jeremy Depow

Vice President, Policy and Research

ICTC Governance

Our Directors


  • Dr. Thomas P. Keenan, FCIPS, I.S.P., ITCP
    Professor, Faculty of Environmental Design, University of Calgary (Chair)
  • Jamie Darch
    Principal, Jamie Darch & Associates (Vice-Chair)
  • Trekker Armstrong, FCIPS, I.S.P. (ret.), ITCP (Treasurer)
  • Marc Lijour
    Co-founder at ColliderX, and Head of Solutions at ConsenSys (Secretary)
  • Faye West, F.
    West Consulting (Past Chair)


  • Gary Davenport
    Past President – CIO Association of Canada
  • Keith A. Sinclair
    President & CEO – Harris Leadership Strategies
  • John Weigelt
    National Technology Officer – Microsoft Canada
  • Neil Knudsen
    President – Meridian Networks
  • Andrew Wishart
    Partner, Consulting Technology – Deloitte
  • Jack Noppé
    Chief Product Officer – Intelex
  • Ulrike Bahr-Gedalia, B.A., M.A.
    President & CEO – Digital Nova Scotia
  • Hana Pika
    CIO, VP of Information Technology – University of Ottawa Heart Institute
Working at ICTC

Career Opportunities

All positions available until filled. To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to


Location: Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, and Saskatchewan
Term: Part-time; contract until March 2019


We are looking for provincial champions who will work within their own communities and provinces to promote our initiatives to middle and secondary school students! These superstars will shine a light on our programs such as CyberTitan, Focus on IT (FIT), Business Challenges, and Virtual Coops. If you are looking to help inspire those younger than yourself to get more digitally savvy this could be a great place for you to start!

For more information on the role, CLICK HERE


Location: Ottawa
Term: Full-time; contract until March 31, 2019


The Senior Web Manager is an energetic, experienced and highly motivated professional.  This position is responsible for directly overseeing the ICTC’s web initiatives including the optimal development and administration of ICTC’s websites, and management of its customized tool applications to meet its business needs.  This includes building technology work flows for web development projects, strategic management of Web functions; budgeting/forecasting; web scoping and planning; managing staff; understanding business functions and how they tie into technology needs. The Senior Web Manager directly oversees the technologies powering ICTC’s online platforms, including all aspects of system maintenance, training, and support. This position manages staff and contractors.

For more information on the role, CLICK HERE