About ICTC

The Information and Communications Technology Council (ICTC) is a not-for-profit national centre of expertise for the digital economy. ICTC is the trusted source for evidence-based policy advice, forward-looking research, and creative capacity building programs for the digital economy, including a wage subsidy program for eligible employers who take on work term post-secondary students.

Our mission is to strengthen Canada’s digital advantage in a global economy. Our vision is to foster globally competitive Canadian industries and a prosperous society empowered by innovative digital solutions.

ICTC is:

A team of 70 highly qualified professionals across Canada.
A provider of over 25 tools, programs and initiatives to support students, schools, job seekers, and businesses coast to coast.
An independent and neutral source for hundreds of publications and studies on the Canadian digital economy.
An authoritative source of technology, economic, and labour market research.
A leader in capacity building programs and solutions for the digital economy with the reach of 27,000 students & workers, and over 1,150 ICT businesses in 2018.