Executive Summary: PTC 7th Report – April 2005

This report contains 15 recommendations on e-health, capital and investment, human resources, power technology and new media. It continues to note the Digital Divide is a pressing issue in BC and that broadband is important like transportation or communication infrastructure. It looks at power technology in depth, based on the commissioned report A Vision for...

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Ahead of the Future: Report on the Emerging Technology Research Project – Jan 2006

Emerging technologies represent opportunities for BC companies to develop new products and markets. The Emerging Technology Research Project was established to examine emerging technologies and their potential impact on the future of the provincial economy. Emerging technology was defined as a specific technology or technology area that is either new-to-the-world, for example quantum computing, or...

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Executive Summary: PTC 8th Report – March 2006

This report makes 20 recommendations that address Identity Management, Privacy and Security in government service delivery, broadband access (particularly for First Nations), access to capital, power technology, and the development of a Centre for Digital Media. Recommendations Broadband Joint Task Force tasked to develop and resource an action plan to bring broadband to First Nations...

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Executive Summary: PTC 9th Report – January 2007

This report focuses on government services and makes nine recommendations addressing electronic assessment in the education system, using technology to deliver citizen centred services, and the development of WINlab (later renamed to Wavefront). Recommendations Information Management Ministries should be directed to share data collaboratively with programs outside their own Ministry and actively seek such opportunities...

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Executive Summary: PTC 10th Report – October 2007

This report makes 57 recommendations on learning technology, clean technology and innovation and commercialization. It provides a mixture of core recommendations (listed below) as well as supporting recommendation details. Recommendations Education Min of Education work with Boards of Education to create plan for expanding 1:1 computer programs around BC Min of Education to work with...

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