Public voting begins in the ShowUsYour.CA contest
Ottawa, March 19, 2010 – The first phase of the Canadian Internet Registration Authority’s (CIRA) ShowUsYour.CA contest has closed. With nearly 90 submissions, CIRA is incredibly excited to announce that public voting begins today to choose the winner.
CIRA Cancels TBR Session November 24, 2010
Ottawa, November 24, 2010 - CIRA plays a stewardship role in managing the .CA domain space on behalf of all Canadians. This entails a responsibility to ensure that our processes meet the highest standards. We have encountered an issue that has affected the integrity of today’s TBR session.
CIRA announces winners of the ShowUsYour.CA contest
Ottawa, April 6, 2010 – The Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) is pleased to announce that ArtSchoolReviews.ca submitted the winning video in the ShowUsYour.CA contest. ‘ArtSchoolReviews.ca Loves Our .CA’ was chosen by public voting as the favourite video of the contest, and will receive a MacBook Pro and be featured in a future .CA marketing campaign.
CIRA recommends government develop a Community Emergency Response Team
Ottawa, July 14 , 2010 – In its submission to Industry Canada's Digital Economy consultation, the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) recommends the Government of Canada enhance its ability to respond to emergencies by developing a Community Emergency Response Team (CERT). CIRA also strongly encourages the government to ensure the CERT has the ability to respond to threats to the Domain Name System (DNS) in Canada through a DNS-CERT.
CIRA to engage Canadians on the role of the Internet in their lives
Ottawa, November 8, 2010 – In November 2010, the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) will host a series of consultations across Canada on how Canadians view the role of the Internet in their lives and the economy.
CIRA invites Canadians show off their .CA website
Create a video and win with the showusyour.ca contest!
Ottawa, March 10, 2010 – The deadline to submit a video for the Canadian Internet Registration Authority’s (CIRA) ShowUsYour.CA contest is fast approaching. Canadians have until March 15, 2010 to submit a short to show off their .CA website in a short video. The grand prize winner will receive a MacBook Pro and be featured in a future .CA marketing campaign.
CIRA to hear from Canadians about the future of the Internet at national event
Ottawa, February 11, 2011 – On February 25, 2011, the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) will host a unique and important event about the future of the Internet in Canada. The Internet has become an integral part of the economic, political and social lives of Canadians, and the Canadian Internet Forum (CIF) will provide a space for Canadians to discuss its future.