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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