Tech Mash Up: "SR&ED Federal Tax Incentive Program" - November 21st, 2017

November 21st, 2017, 12:00pm - 1:15pm

Presented by BDO Canada

SR&ED is a federal tax incentive program designed to encourage Canadian businesses, of all sizes and in all sectors, to conduct research and development (R&D) in Canada. Each year over 20,000 Canadian businesses, 75% of which are small enterprises, file SR&ED claims worth over $3.5 billion.

Businesses developing new software programs or applications – or enhancing or integrating existing ones – may be eligible for substantial refunds and tax credits.

This session will focus on how companies in Manitoba can take advantage of, and be successful in, claiming Scientific Research and Experimental Development (SR&ED) tax refunds to help recover software development costs.

Areas covered will be: What is SR&ED? Recent CRA changes and challenges businesses experience when claiming SR&ED How to successfully claim SR&ED for software development projects?


Location:   Main Floor, 435 Ellice Avenue, NRC Building
When:   Tuesday, November 21st, 2017, 12:00pm - 1:15pm
Registration:   There is no cost but please register to attend.
More Information:   A light lunch will be available. or 204 944 0533
Presented by:   Dr. Delmar (Del) Toth, P.Eng, Senior Manager – SR&ED Consulting

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2017 ICT Community Dinner - November 23rd, 2017

On November 23, 2017, ICTAM will host the annual ICT Community Dinner as a celebration of Manitoba ICT and Innovation.  

Over 150 business and technology leaders from the Manitoba ICT community will join us at Qualico Family Centre at Assiniboine Park, 330 Assiniboine Park Dr (6pm). 

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2016/2017 Annual General Meeting (AGM) - December 15th, 2017

Manitoba’s tech industry is pretty amazing. There are some very cool people doing very cool things. The best part, though, is that we work together.

You are one of the reasons that Manitoba’s tech industry is so amazing.

We invite you to join us for an overview of the Manitoba tech sector and to share what your association, ICTAM, has been up to over the past year.  Our Annual General Meeting is our opportunity to recap our 2016/2017 year to our members and supporters. This is your industry, your community, and your chance to be heard.

Come network with your peers in Manitoba’s ICT industry before the business gets started. Join us for breakfast and settle in to hear a thought-provoking speaker (speaker TBA).


Location:   ALT Hotel, 310 Donald St (8th floor)
When:   Friday, December 15th, 2017, 7:30am - 10:00am
Registration:   ICTAM members: FREE • Non-members: $35
More Information:   A light breakfast will be provided. or 204 944 0533
Keynote by:   TBA    

DisruptED 2018 - February 1 & 2, 2018

Work is evolving and technology is the driving force. As artificial intelligence, automation and contracted work become the new normal, what changes are in store for industry, educators and society? What skills will be valued? How will we work together to adapt?

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MTS Presents: The Innovators 2017 - Gallery

THANK YOU to all attendees of The Innovators 2017! Every year we try to make the event bigger and better, and the support of Manitoba's ICT and business community makes that happen. See you in 2018!

View the photo gallery from 2017 below

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