The Economic Club of Canada

The Economic Club of Canada

October 21, 2014 06:00 ET

The Economic Club Presents: "Tech Day on the Hill: the Big Deal About Big Data"

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 21, 2014) - Join the ECC for a luncheon in tandem with Tech Day on the Hill - an exciting event designed to dramatically demonstrate to lawmakers and staffers the power and passion of the tech industry's grassroots network.

Traditionally, there has been a large disconnect between the tech industry and lawmakers - why? Paul Zikopoulos, Vice President of Big Data for IBM's Information Management division and Bruce Croxon, former Dragon's Den panelist and Co-Founder and Digital Investor for Round13 Capital, will discuss some of the obstacles those in the tech industry face in communicating with the government of Canada, and the importance of embracing big data.

WHO: Paul C. Zikopoulos
Vice President
Big Data for IBM's Information Management division
Bruce Croxon
Investor and Co-Founder
Round13 Capital
WHAT: Address to the Economic Club of Canada
"Tech Day on the Hill: the big deal about Big Data"
DATE: Tuesday, October 21st, 2014
TIME: 11:45 am-1:30 pm
WHERE: The Fairmont Château Laurier
1 Rideau Street

Contact Information

  • To confirm your attendance or for more information
    about the event: The Economic Club of Canada
    Natasha Hope Morano, B.A. (Hons.), MA, Vice President
    613-369-4363
    613-686-6568 (FAX)
    morano@economicclub.ca