Royal Bank's Network of Connections
We Bring Our Clients and Contacts Together
Royal Bank's Knowledge-Based Industries (KBI) specialists are actively involved in the Information Technology community, supporting the associations and organizations that add value to our clients. This kind of participation and involvement allow us to help you expand your own network and meet key people with the resources your business needs to prosper.
Associations & Advisory Councils
- Advisory Council on Science and Technology (ACST): provides the Prime Minister with expert, non-partisan advice on national science and technology goals and policies and their application to the Canadian economy.
- The Canadian Advanced Technology Association (CATA): a national trade association of more than 1,000 "new economy" enterprises dedicated to encouraging the adoption of new technology.
- Communitech: a partnership of technology and technology service companies, educational institutions, and all levels of government working together effectively to bring real enterprise to Canada's Technology Triangle (CTT). CTT encompassed the cities of Cambridge, Guelph, Kitchener, and Waterloo, and the Regional Municipality of Waterloo.
- Institute for Robotics and Intelligent Systems (IRIS): a Canadian federally funded Network of Centre of Excellence focused intelligent systems.
- Information Technology Association of Canada (ITAC)
- knowledge@work: a virtual non-profit working group of committed people who are willing to debate issues related to the information revolution and the profound changes that are under way.
- ViaTech: our network of bankers, accountants, lawyers and marketers experienced in KBIs, that can also connect you with business professionals who understand your industry.
Sponsorships & Conferences
- ASTech Awards: presented by ASTech, a not-for-profit society established to identify and celebrate outstanding achievements in science and technology.
To find out more about our ongoing support and upcoming involvement with the Information Technology industry, refer to our What's New announcements.
Check our list of on-line connections related to the Information Technology industry.