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September 21, 2021

Optimizing Digital Transformation for Teaching and Learning

Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) welcomes this opportunity to provide feedback in response to the federal government’s Consultation on how to ensure that Canada’s copyright framework continues to be effective with the digital realities of Artificial Intelligence and the Internet of Things.
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July 27, 2021

Canada’s Colleges and Institutes – Supporting the Canada We Want in 2050

Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) welcomes the opportunity to contribute to the Government of Canada’s National Infrastructure Assessment on behalf of publicly supported colleges, institutes, cegeps and polytechnics.1 As Canada and the world begin to emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic and ramp up efforts to address climate change, we are at a pivotal point in time to assess investment across all areas. Infrastructure investments are foundational to ensuring Canadians and employers across all economic sectors have what they need to succeed in a changing economy, achieve net-zero emissions by 2050, and build a more inclusive society.
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June 15, 2021

Teaching and Learning in a Digital World: a response to “A Consultation on a Modern Copyright Framework for Online Intermediaries”

Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) welcomes the opportunity to provide feedback to the Government of Canada in response to its Consultation on how to help the Government ensure that Canada’s copyright framework for online intermediaries reflects the evolving digital world. CICan recommends the Government strongly consider the importance of the diverse services offered by post-secondary institutions and not add language to the Copyright Act that restricts the work of these institutions or their libraries where not appropriate.
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