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: View our Annual Report 2016-2017

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 Board of Directors

Officers

  • Faye West, F.
    West Consulting (Chair)
  • Jamie Darch
    Principal, Jamie Darch & Associates (Vice-Chair)
  • Trekker Armstrong
    Retired (formerly: Director, Office of the CIO, TransCanada Corp.) (Treasurer)
  • Marc Lijour
    Director, Toronto Office – Savoir-faire Linux (Secretary)

Board members

  • Vikram Bawa
    Vice President & Head of Marketing Asia Pacific at Logitech
  • Gary Davenport
    CIO Mentor & Board Member
  • Dr. Thomas P. Keenan
    Professor, University of Calgary, Faculty of Environmental Design
  • Keith A. Sinclair
    President and CEO, The Harris Consulting Corp.
  • John Weigelt
    National Technology Officer, Microsoft Canada
  • Neil Knudsen
    President, Meridian Networks
  • Ken Chapman
    Managing Director, ARC Business Solutions (Honorary)
  • Andrew Wishart
    Partner – Deloitte Canada
  • Jack Noppé
    Chief Product Officer – Intelex
  • Ulrike Bahr-Gedalia
    President & CEO – Digital Nova Scotia
Working at ICTC

Career Opportunities

WEB/I.T. SENIOR MANAGER

JOB OVERVIEW

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

For more information on the role, CLICK HERE

Director, CanCODE Project, Education & Standards
(Ottawa, ON or Toronto, ON)

JOB OVERVIEW

The Information and Communications Technology Council (ICTC), a not-for-profit national centre of expertise for the digital economy, is seeking a Director to manage new initiatives and provide senior input across multiple projects within a diverse project team environment.  By developing proposals that provide funding to meet ICTC’s vision, the Director, K-12 Education takes a visible role in promoting the organization as a leader in the digital economy while developing key partnerships and channels to advance the goals of the organization and ensures ICTC’s sustainability and growth.  This role calls for an experienced and adaptable individual who can lead a large team to deliver complex projects by aligning plans and priorities with the strategic objectives of ICTC’s education and standards K-12 Education mandate.  Reporting to the VP, Talent Innovation, the Director fosters a creative workplace environment that supports entrepreneurship and career growth, while ensuring that the project deliverables are on time, within budget and at the required level of quality.

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Education Coordinator (Regional)

JOB OVERVIEW

The Information and Communications Technology Council (ICTC), a not-for-profit national centre of expertise for the digital economy, is seeking Regional Education Coordinators who will be responsible for planning, implementing, monitoring and overseeing the completion of Educational project(s)/program(s) and their deliverables, ensuring effective management of scope, resources, time, cost, quality, risk and communications. This role also builds relationships with key stakeholders working in and/or with the education sector and the community/region to support successful implementation of the project(s)/program(s). This role reports to a Program Director.

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PARTNERSHIP & OUTREACH COORDINATOR

JOB OVERVIEW

The Information and Communications Technology Council (ICTC), a not-for-profit national centre of expertise for the digital economy, is seeking a Partnership & Outreach Coordinator who will be responsible to enlist, develop and cultivate strong relationships with businesses, schools and stakeholders who will become partners participants and champions for ICTC’s K-12 initiatives. This person will explore opportunities to build connectivity with other initiatives to strengthen ICTC’s overall K-12 education mandate.

This role requires initiative with the ability to outreach, promote and raise demand for ICTC’s education initiatives and related ICTC activities. This role reports to a Program Director.

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Data Analyst

JOB OVERVIEW

The Information and Communications Technology Council (ICTC) has a 6-month contract opportunity, with the possibility of extension, for a Data Analyst specializing in text mining located in Ottawa, Canada. The job of the Data Analyst is to perform in a demanding, high-energy environment requiring flexibility and innovative technical solutions to the challenges of cleaning, processing, interpreting and analyzing unstructured textual data. The Data Analyst will design and apply algorithms to extract insights from large quantities of imprecise unstructured text. This role reports to the Director of Policy and Research.

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