Welcome Kriteen Lahiry

Kriteen has been with the Canadian Real Estate Association since 2001, working his way up to his present position as Director of IT Client Solutions.   Recognized for having teams that are motivated, consistent and very committed, Kriteen specializes in IT Competencies/Culture and  Planning & Program/Project Management.

Welcome Denis Trudeau

Denis is the Director of Information Management and Technology at the International Development Research Centre where he manages a team of over 45 specialists and is an active member of the Resources Branch management team.

Shannon Archibald

Shannon is the Director General at Public Services and Procurement Canada. Her areas of expertise include IT Architecture and IT Competencies/ Culture.

Jean-Paul Lalonde

Jean-Paul is the Chief Information Officer at Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency. His areas of expertise include provide high-quality environmental assessments that contribute to sustainable development in Canada. His digital-enabled team will work lockstep with his business partners to drive innovation and solve complex business problems by designing and delivering human-centered, agile-based, digital solutions.

Julie Leese

Julie is the Assistant Deputy Minister and CFO at Corporate Service Government of Canada. Her areas of expertise include IT Competencies/Culture and IT Infrastructure.

Stephane Viau

Stephane is the Director of IT at Canadian Medical Association. His areas of expertise include business alignment/relationship management and Strategy and Innovation.

CIOCAN Members on Women in Technology

Dianne Lapierre, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer at Raymond James Ltd was asked to comment on the under-representation of Women in Technology. Dianne spoke to the changing face of careers in information technology.  The focus is moving away from pure technical skills and becoming increasingly about understanding and managing relationships across the organization. Clearly, … Read more

Nouveau Président de la section d’Ottawa

La CIO Association of Canada a nommé Philippe Johnston, comme Dirigeant principal de l’information pour le Conseil de recherches en sciences humaines (CRSH) et le Conseil de recherches en sciences naturelles et en génie (CRSNG) en tant que son nouveau Président de la section d’Ottawa, en vigueur immédiatement. Concernant sa nomination, Johnston dit « Je suis … Read more

Announcing New President for Ottawa Chapter

The CIO Association of Canada has appointed Philippe Johnston, CIO for the Social Sciences Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) and the Natural Sciences Engineering Research Council (NSERC) as its new Ottawa Chapter President, effective immediately. Regarding his appointment, Johnston says “I am very proud to assume the duties of the President of the Ottawa Chapter.  The … Read more