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    This section features a collective list of Electronic Commerce Branch publications. This list of documents and discussion papers has been compiled to help you quickly locate information published throughout our web site. If you are not able to find documentation on a specific topic, contact us to request additional information.

    Canadian e-Business Initiative (CeBI)

    ARCHIVED — Fast Forward 5.0: Making Connectivity Work for Canada
    September 2004

    ARCHIVED — Net Impact Canada IV: Strategies For Increasing SME Engagement In The E-Economy
    September 2004

    ARCHIVED — Net Impact III: Overcoming the Barriers
    October 2003

    ARCHIVED — Fast Forward 4.0: Growing Canada's Digital Economy
    May 2003

    ARCHIVED — Net Impact Study Canada: The International Experience
    May 2003

    ARCHIVED — Net Impact Study Canada: The SME Experience
    November 2002

    Canadian E-Business Opportunities Roundtable

    ARCHIVED — Fast Forward 3.0 – Maintaining the Momentum
    March 2002

    ARCHIVED — Fast Forward 2.0 – Taking Canada to the Next Level
    February 2001

    ARCHIVED — Fast Forward – Accelerating Canada's Leadership in the Internet Economy
    January 2000

    Canada Roundtable on the Internet Economy

    ARCHIVED — Fuelling Creativity: Innovation, Participation and Entrepreneurship
    Don MacLean
    Associate, International Institute for Sustainable Development
    October 2007

    ARCHIVED — Building Confidence: Security, Privacy and User Empowerment
    Michael Geist
    Canada Research Chair in Internet and E-commerce Law,
    University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law
    October 2007

    ARCHIVED — Benefiting from Convergence: Access, Mobility and Ubiquity
    Leonard Waverman
    London Business School and Haskayne Business School
    October 2007


    ARCHIVED — A Cryptography Policy Framework for Electronic Commerce – Building Canada's Information Economy and Society
    October 1998

    e-Commerce to e-Economy: Strategies for the 21st Century

    ARCHIVED — The Challenge of Change: Building the 21st Century Economy
    Conference Background Paper
    September 2004

    Electronic Authentication

    ARCHIVED — Principles for Electronic Authentication – A Canadian Framework
    May 2004

    Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA)

    ARCHIVED — Government Response to the Fourth Report of the Standing Committee on Access to Information Privacy and Ethics
    Statutory Review of the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA)
    October 2007

    Security and Prosperity Partnership (SPP)

    ARCHIVED — Applying Canadian Privacy Law to Transborder Flows of Personal Information from Canada to the United States: A Clarification
    Kris Klein
    September 2008

    ARCHIVED — Framework of Common Principles for Electronic Commerce
    Security and Prosperity Partnership of North America

    Task Force on Spam

    ARCHIVED — Stopping Spam: Creating a Stronger, Safer Internet
    Report of the Task Force on Spam
    May 2005

    ARCHIVED — Recommended Best Practices for Internet Service Providers and Other Network Operators
    Task Force on Spam
    Working Group on Network and Technology Management
    May 2005

    ARCHIVED — An Anti-Spam Action Plan for Canada
    Industry Canada
    May 11, 2004

    ARCHIVED — E-mail marketing: Consumer choices and business opportunities
    Spam Discussion Paper, January 2003