Organization: Canadian Technology Human Resources Board

BC R&D tax credit program facing mandated review

The British Columbia Technology Industries Association (BCTIA) has launched a letter- and email-writing campaign to save the 10% provincial R&D tax credit program. The provincial scientific research and experimental development tax credit program is set to expire in August/04 and is currently the subject of a mandated review. The BCTIA is urging provincial technology executives…

Conference to address technician skills shortage

The Canadian Technology Human Resources Board is holding its annual conference in Quebec City October 27-30. The focus will be on addressing the skills shortage of technicians and technologists. The aim of the conference is to produce an action plan for the shortage, which impacts 450 cross-industry occupations. Conference administration is being handled by the…