CDMN News

More than 400 gather in Calgary for Canada 3.0

29 Oct 2014

CALGARY More than 400 delegates gathered to kick off Canada 3.0 2014 Tuesday as part of the Canadian Energy Supply Chain Forum. This year’s event marks a departure from the typical Canada 3.0 formula, which has annually brought together tech industry leaders, researchers and policy makers in a conversation about Canada’s digital economy. The Canada 3.0 […]

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‘Good for the country:’ Energy and tech set to meet at Canada 3.0

25 Oct 2014

OpenText’s Tom Jenkins and Imaginea Energy’s Suzanne West come from different parts of the country, and have built their careers in different sectors of the economy. Jenkins, of course, is the former CEO and current board chair of OpenText, one of Canada’s largest and most successful technology companies. West has built and sold oil and […]

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Addressing climate change through energy-sector innovation

22 Oct 2014

If you listened to some of its more vocal critics, you might think Alberta’s energy sector isn’t just responsible for contributing to climate change, but actually creating it in the first place. And while there’s still plenty of work to be done in improving its environmental performance, much has already been done – with money […]

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How tech is changing the game for Canada’s energy sector

22 Oct 2014

It wasn’t that long ago that CIBC chief economist Jeff Rubin quit his job to write a book explaining why $200-per-barrel oil was just around the corner. That he was so quickly and thoroughly proven wrong was less a reflection of his predictive skills than a result of a pair of technological innovations that completely […]

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Technology and energy leaders to meet at Canada 3.0 2014

20 Oct 2014

Calgary, October 20, 2014 – Energy and technology leaders will gather at the Canada 3.0 conference in Calgary Oct. 28-30 to discuss how their industries can benefit from greater collaboration. This edition of Canada 3.0, the 6th annual such event, will be held at Calgary’s BMO Centre in partnership with the Canadian Energy Supply Chain […]

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Why the energy sector must overcome barriers to innovation

14 Oct 2014

It’s no secret that if Canada’s energy sector wants to meaningfully reduce its environmental footprint, it, will have to lean heavily on technological improvements to boost efficiency and decrease the intensity of emissions. This isn’t just about altruism, either. With these improvements, the sector could improve its cost structure, increase competitiveness and grow its global […]

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Call for Canada 3.0 participants

30 Sep 2014

Canada 3.0 is bringing together leaders from the Energy and Technology sectors next month in Calgary. Dawn Farrell, President & CEO of Trans Alta, Suzanne West, President & CEO of Imaginea Energy and Tom Jenkins, Chairman of OpenText  will be amongst the  energy and technology sector leaders who will be Building the technology supply chain […]

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Outbound Soft Landing program announces fall cohort, with new support from TD

26 Sep 2014

Fifteen Canadian companies have been selected to participate in the Canadian Digital Media Network’s outbound Soft Landing program this fall, and they’ll have a new supporter in their corner. TD Bank Group, North America’s sixth largest bank by branches, has partnered with the CDMN to help small- to medium-sized enterprises pursue growth in international markets. […]

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