UTC Canada is a not-for-profit and member-driven organization focused on addressing the critical telecommunications and information technology issues for utilities and energy companies in Canada and the providers of telecommunications infrastructure or information technology equipment and services.
UTC Canada connects Canadian and global members with partner organizations, regulators and vendors to provide technology expertise, policy advocacy and best practice guidance for utilities and critical infrastructure companies.
UTC Canada is the driving force in delivering education, collaboration, best practices and thought leadership in telecommunication and technology to utilities, other critical infrastructure providers and regulators ensuring efficient, secure, sustainable and affordable infrastructure solutions.
Our activities include advocacy and public policy efforts for the Telecom and IT interests of our members with the Government of Canada especially with Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada. UTCC provides:
- Advocacy support through various legislative and regulatory efforts with focus on spectrum for utilities and critical infrastructure companies
- Technical/Technology support in area of Smart Networks, CyberSecurity, M2M, Emerging Broadband Wireless Technologies, Optical Fibre Networks, Wide Area Networks
- Focused networking opportunities for Canadian utility and critical infrastructure telecom and IT professionals including the Annual Canadian Utility Telecom Conference.