Organization: Communications and Information Technology Ontario

New network and security forum established

A new forum for network and information security has been formed, comprised of representatives from industry, academia and government. The Forum for Information Security Innovation in Canada (FISIC) was unveiled at the annual conference of the Mathematics of Information Technology and Complex Systems (MITACS) last week. In addition to MITACS, its founding members are the…

CITO unveils new $1-million loan program

Communications and Information Technology Ontario (CITO) has unveiled a new program designed to speed up the development of research ideas into viable business opportunities. The CITO Accelerator Investment Program commits $1 million over the next 18 months. Between $75,000 and $150,000 will be invested in 7 to 10 companies with the aim of attracting equal-sized…

CITO launches new program for colleges

Communications and Information Technology Ontario (CITO) has introduced a new program geared to the province’s colleges. Designed to develop new knowledge, skills and linkages in the fields of information technology communications, the program will fund projects of one year in duration that have an industrial partner. Project budgets must be between $50,000 and $100,000, not…