[Recap] #TwitterChat: Can We Ever Trust Self-Driving Cars?

The rush to produce a working automated vehicle (AV) is happening across the automotive and technology sectors. Most of the automotive suppliers are developing AV technologies – with Toyota, General Motors, Daimler and Volkswagen leading the way. Many technology firms and automotive supply chain participants have joined the AV revolution. Most traditional car manufacturers have […]

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BTM TalentMash 2016 Photo Recap

ITAC Talent’s BTM TalentMash, the marquee event for BTM (Business Technology Management) students and employers, was held in BC, Alberta, Ontario, and Quebec this year. Below are photos from these 2016 BTM TalentMash Events across Canada. The BTM TalentMash event was designed to connect employers with BTM students, spread awareness about the BTM program, and create a forum for […]

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With Canada Facing an ICT Skills Shortage it is Critical that Youth are Inspired to Explore Tech Careers

November 11, 2016 by Jonathan Elias Last year it was reported that 182,000 IT positions need to be filled by 2019 and that Canada lacks the supply to fill these critical IT related positions to remain competitive in the Tech sector. Along with potentially not having enough IT practitioners to fill these position another critical issue […]

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Canada’s Top Business Technology Management Students to Compete in National Competition

The Information Technology Association of Canada (ITAC) is pleased to partner with IT World Canada to host the first National Business Technology Management (BTM) Student Competition between Schools represented by teams of 2 to 5 of their top 4th year BTM students. With Canada experiencing a giant ICT skills shortage, needing 182,000 people to fill […]

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National BTM Academic Conference 2016 Photo Recap

The National BTM Academic Conference  took place this past Saturday June 4th 2016 in Edmonton Alberta at MacEwan University, hosted by ITAC Talent in cooperation with the Administrative Sciences Association of Canada (ASAC). It was attended by Organizations wanting to learn more about the fastest growing sector in ICT, and Academics from post-secondary educational institutions teaching business and […]

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ITAC Talent Launches BTM Accreditation Program

  ITAC Talent is pleased to announce that we have launched the BTM Accreditation Program! Business Technology Management (BTM) is an innovative educational solution that opens academic and career opportunities for post-secondary business students, and equips graduates with the right technical and business skills to enter the workplace. Accreditation by the ITAC Talent Business Technology Management […]

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ITAC Talent Releases New BTM 2.0 Learning Outcomes and Competency Standards – Learn What’s New!

Français With the support and funding from ESDC, the new and improved BTM 2.0 contains updated learning outcomes and competency standards generated through extensive country-wide consultation with industry and academic institutions. This release contains 5 new and exciting Baccalaureate specializations and one Continuing Education standard. BTM 2.0 has the following exciting changes: Revised and updated […]

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BTM TalentMash 2015 Photos and Videos (Québec, BC, Ontario)

This past year ITAC Talent’s BTM TalentMash, the marquee event for BTM students and employers, was held in Montréal on Oct 3rd, Vancouver on Oct 31st, and finally in Toronto on November 14th, 2015. The BTM TalentMash event was designed to connect employers with BTM students, spread awareness about the BTM program and create a forum for BTM students to connect and […]

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Critical Tech Events for Students set to be held Saturday and Monday in Toronto to address Canada’s ICT Skills Shortage

Posted on November 12, 2015 by Jonathan Elias With 182,000 IT positions needing to be filled by 2019 and Canada currently lacking the supply to fill critical IT related positions and remain competitive in the Tech sector in the near future, ITAC Talent is hosting one of the largest gatherings of its kind over two days in downtown Toronto, […]

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Inspiring Tech Careers 2015 Conferences

BTM TalentMash 2015 – BTM: The New Breed of IT Worker The BTM TalentMash is designed to connect employers with Business Technology Management (BTM) students and recent graduates, spread awareness about the BTM program, and create a forum for students to network and have an opportunity for professional development. Offered since 2013, BTM TalentMash has become the […]

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