WCIT 2012: Fulfilling the promise of the digital Age October 10, 2012 RICCentre We have just been advised that there are still available free registrations for early-stage companies to attend the C200 Investment Forum taking place during the World Congress on Information Technology (WCIT 2012) on October 24th, 2012. To register visit: C200 registration. Backbone magazine has been working with the WCIT and EDC. EDC, in collaboration with the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade (DFAIT) and Industry Canada, will be leading the C200 event where two hundred of Canada’s high potential ICT companies will be showcased and introduced to approximately 25 international venture capital investment firms. For further details on event registration, contact Joan Hellard firstname.lastname@example.org. We look forward to seeing you there! About WCIT 2012 Canada will host for the first time the 18th World Congress on Information Technology (WCIT), a significant event for showcasing the Canadian information and communications technology industry. Over the years, WCIT has become the world’s leading information technology gathering, featuring prominent speakers, leading thinkers, and business leaders from all over the world. Convened under the theme of ONE Vision for a Global Digital Society, the Congress will feature, in a fast–paced 3–day conference, more than 100 high–profile speakers and attract up to 3,000 delegates from more than 80 countries, including representatives from industry, governments, academia, and civil society. WCIT is a signature event of the World Information Technology and Services Alliance (WITSA).