Signposts for Change in ICTC’s Labor Market Outlook
Long-time CIO Association partner ICTC recently released their Outlook Report for 2015-2019 "Smart Economy Reshaping Canada’s Workforce". Our highlights* of this Report have been published, and the full report is available. Association President Gary Davenport offers reflections and predictions based on his reading of the report through four points listed below.
Click here to read Gary's comments. Association members can join in further discussion in our LinkedIn group.
1. The Balance of Contribution in Innovation will shift outside the ICT Sector
2. The more IT is integrated into other industries and professions, the more IT will be attractive to women and youth.
3. The ICT (or STEM) Background is now a Key Ingredient in "The Secret Sauce for Success"
4. The ICTC Outlook Report reinforces the need for the Digital Adoption Campaign