Industry is an essential partner in unlocking the potential of new technologies, ensuring high regulatory standards, and building prosperity for all Canadians.
Areas of focus include:
Simplifying the regulatory environment for citizens and businesses with the goal of making Canada the most efficiently regulated country on earth.
Digital Economy and Cybersecurity
Developing policies that capture the job-creating benefits of the digital economy while safeguarding the privacy of citizens and security of businesses.
Corporate and Public Governance
Promoting a high standard of ethical behaviour and corporate citizenship, and respect for the rule of law.
Canadian business leaders welcome the federal government’s proposed Digital Charter Implementation Act
The federal government’s proposed Digital Charter Implementation Act sets out clear rules to protect consumers, promote innovation, and strengthen Canadians’ confidence in the emerging digital economy.
Michele Romanow believes the pandemic has increased the importance of e-commerce. She calls on the federal government to do more to help entrepreneurs and small businesses transition to the digital economy.