Cartt.ca podcast: Head of Ericsson Canada gives glimpse into future

Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 50:53 | Recorded on November 2, 2022
By Bill Roberts WHILE MANY NORTH AMERICANS might think social media has a mostly negative effect on society, Jeanette Irekvist (below) vice-president and head of Ericsson Canada, is convincingly… Continue Reading

Cartt.ca Podcast: Ophira Calof, Lisa Clarkson discuss ReelAbilities Film Festival, CBC partnership AccessCBC

Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 49:19 | Recorded on August 8, 2022
For a transcript of the podcast, please scroll down. By Bill Roberts THE RICK HANSEN FOUNDATION promotes a poignant rubric that “One in five Canadians is living with a disability… Thankfully,… Continue Reading

Cartt.ca Podcast: CMF CEO Valerie Creighton is here to disrupt the status quo

Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 01:14:33 | Recorded on May 25, 2022
By Bill Roberts A LOT CAN happen when you go to theatre school. For example, you can end up with the Order of Canada, an honorary Maverick Award, be designated as… Continue Reading

Cartt.ca Podcast (PART ONE): Madeleine Redfern, Nunavut’s Internet visionary, says we can’t wait any longer to fibre the far north

Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 1:14:53 | Recorded on May 4, 2022
By Bill Roberts IQALUIT – Norway, no slouch when it comes to successful innovation and widespread prosperity, has made it clear – the North is their future. Indeed, Norwegian Prime Minister… Continue Reading

Cartt.ca Podcast: CBC’s Chris Wilson describes the chaos of broadcasting the last two Olympics

Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 56:02 | Recorded on March 30, 2022
Both during the pandemic, less than a year apart  By Bill Roberts CHRIS WILSON, THE CBC’s executive director of sports and Olympics, is described in an online posting as “a… Continue Reading

Cartt.ca Podcast: CEO talks taking Telesat to new heights

Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 1:02:03 | Recorded on March 10, 2022
By Bill Roberts OTTAWA – Well, I’ve met the closest person to the Dos Equis “The Most Interesting Man in the World” – and in Ottawa no less! Dan Goldberg (below),… Continue Reading

The Cartt.ca Podcast: NSI president, CEO Joy Loewen inspires diversity on Canadian screens

Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 43:08 | Recorded on February 22, 2022
By Bill Roberts CANADIAN ARTIST GINALINA’S album Small but Mighty, a three-time Juno nominee and four-time Canadian Folk Music nominee, speaks to potential, to making the world a better place… Continue Reading

The Cartt.ca Podcast: AMI CEO David Errington talks trashing tropes and thoughts on C-10

Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 39:25 | Recorded on November 12, 2021
By Bill Roberts Well, I’ve got a great candidate to fill the next opening for a CRTC Commissioner: David Errington (above), president and CEO of Accessible Media Inc. (AMI). Solid… Continue Reading

The Cartt.ca Podcast: TVO CEO Jeffrey Orridge has big plans for the broadcaster’s future

Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 56:24
By Bill Roberts  HERE IS NOT ONLY a conversation about TVO, but about the very future of virtual media engagement, cutting-edge entertainment, electronic gaming, and the digital changes already well… Continue Reading

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.