Articles By Steve Proctor

How to equip students with the tools to succeed

Many teams used to spend the entire summer updating student devices. But now the Windows 10 ability to manage the devices without having to do a manual refresh on each one is paying

Published on: August 3rd, 2017 Steve Proctor

Annan, Gordon capture national innovation award

Two leading women technology executives were recognized May 17  for their roles in expanding the frontiers of Canada’s technology industry. Fawn Annan, president of IT World Canada and Cindy Gordon, CEO and founder

Published on: May 18th, 2017 Steve Proctor

Digital Transformation Award finalists announced

Twenty-six organizations from across Canada have been named as finalists in the inaugural Digital Transformation Awards. "If there are those who still believe digital transformation impacts only select industries, our nominations show they

Published on: May 2nd, 2017 Steve Proctor

Coalition supports conference and awards program to drive digital transformation

A coalition of Canada’s top IT firms and business organizations committed to a bright, digitally-driven future has come together to support a national conference and award program designed to empower Canadian companies to

Published on: March 30th, 2017 Steve Proctor

Data: The language of modern business leaders

“Time changes all things; there is no reason why language should escape this universal law.”— Ferdinand De Saussure Regardless of the region or country you find yourself in, there is one common language

Published on: March 17th, 2017 Steve Proctor

Digital Transformation program attracts new champions

Two of the most prominent companies helping Canadian firms prepare for digital futures have signed on as sponsors of ITWC’s Digital Transformation Conference and Awards initiative. CA and Cisco have agreed to be

Published on: March 10th, 2017 Steve Proctor

Stop talking about change and lead: ITWC CIO Jim Love

Just because someone owns an expensive wrench doesn’t mean you should let them try and fix your washing machine. It’s no different in business. A company can employ any number of talented technologists,

Published on: March 7th, 2017 Steve Proctor

Digital Transformation Awards: New speakers, new supporters

Cathy Simpson, T4G's energetic Vice President responsible for the public sector, is the latest executive to sign on to speak at the national Digital Transformation Conference slated for June 14 in Toronto. "I

Published on: March 3rd, 2017 Steve Proctor

Discussing open data with Equinix’s Andrew Eppich [Technicity]

ITWC partnered with the City of Toronto to co-host Technicity on Dec. 7, 2016. The day brought together leadership within the organization of the city, Toronto’s technology leaders, and influencers from elsewhere to

Published on: January 16th, 2017 Steve Proctor

Tackling your digital architecture for cloud superiority

“Anywhere, anytime, on any device” is the new normal for business operations requiring enterprises to exchange information in real-time every day. Navigating the digital space is a crucial component to not only stand

Published on: January 9th, 2017 Steve Proctor

How Lululemon is securing long-term sustainability with its community hubs

Promoting a healthy lifestyle is the backbone of lululemon athletica - a technical athletic apparel company for yogis, fitness buffs and adrenaline junkies around the globe. The Vancouver-based corporation started as a clothing

Published on: December 12th, 2016 Steve Proctor

ITWC Partnering With The 5th Annual Enterprise Mobility Canada

IT World Canada is  proud to be partnering with the 5th Annual Summit on Enterprise Mobility Canada to explore topics ranging from Cloud and data to security and IoT strategies. The Oct. 4 -

Published on: September 9th, 2016 Steve Proctor

IoT can’t live up to the hype: Gartner

Is the Internet of Things dead? That’s the question Gartner analyst Peter Middleton is fielding with increasing frequency since the acrimonious shutdown of Nest’s smart home hub earlier this year. “IoT is at

Published on: June 17th, 2016 Steve Proctor

More choices for today’s generationally diverse office

Aon’s new rewards system gives employees enhanced control over benefits TORONTO (May 12, 2016) – With five generations of employees working side by side in the workforce, employers are increasingly challenged to offer

Published on: May 11th, 2016 Steve Proctor

Space pioneer helping young women find career launchpad

It’s been 24 years since Roberta Bondar’s historic space mission, but the Canadian astronaut, scientist, teacher, and photographer is continuing to expand her orbit as role model, especially for young women. In late

Published on: May 2nd, 2016 Steve Proctor