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January 17, 2023 – ScalePad with Jeff Dryall and EEFW with Tristan Fay

EEFW – Empowering Employers for the Future of Work

Presented by: Tristan Fay – Training & Recruitment Assistant – Immigration Services Calgary

When: January 17, 2023 from 18:15 to 18:30

Link to the project

Link to the overview in LinkedIn

ScalePad software helps MSPs work smart and wow clients

Presented by: Jeff Dryall – Senior Solutions Engineer at ScalePad

When: January 17, 2023 from 18:30 to 20:00

To succeed at any stage in your business, you need the best MSP software tools that lead to a better client experience. ScalePad brings those tools together so you can focus on taking your business to the next level and giving your clients the highest quality service.

Lifecycle Manager – Control and automate the IT asset lifecycle

Get eyes on every hardware and software asset so nothing slips through the cracks. Automatically deduplicate data, gather warranty lookups, review assets ready for renewal and more. Become an MSP clients trust to deliver an amazing IT experience by implementing comprehensive, 24/7 monitoring.

Backup Radar – Backup monitoring that doesn’t take all day

Automating backup monitoring frees up hours of technicians’ time. Replace manual spreadsheet checking and sifting through unnecessary tickets with an automated solution that reduces human error, saves time, and alerts you to hidden risks.


Please register via Eventbrite (click here)



To encourage members and guests to register for this event, we’re offering an Early-Bird Registration Incentive Door Prize Draw.
The Door Prize Draw is for a $50 VISA Gift Card, donated by True North Group.
To qualify for this Early-Bird Registration Incentive, you must register via Eventbrite by 5:00 pm MT on Monday January 16 2023 and be in attendance for the duration of the event.
Registration links for the virtual event will only be sent to those registered. Event Registration closes 5 pm MT Tuesday, January 17th.

Date: Tuesday, January 17, 2022
Times: All times shown are Mountain Time

6:00 PM – 615 PM Sign in – Tailgate Party
6:15 PM – 6:25 PM Sign in -Empowering Employers For The Future Work Event
6:25 PM – 6:30 PM CIC Sponsor Slides
6:30 PM – 6:35 PM CIC Team Slides
6:35 PM – 7:50 PM Main Presentation (including Q&As)
7:50 PM – 7:55 PM Closing Remarks – Early-Bird Draw – Evaluation Forms

Place: This is an online/virtual event (MS Teams link will be provided to registered attendees on the event date)

Cost: Current CIC Members: FREE; Guests & Future CIC Members: FREE for this event, courtesy of Microsoft MVPs


Event Sponsor


ScalePad Lifecycle Manager automates asset lifecycle management for hardware, software and warranty services. Over 10,000 Partners in 76 countries use and trust it over other offerings in the market. Lifecycle Manager is part of every stage of the cycle of asset lifecycle management, from discovering risk and reporting it, to taking action and mitigating it, or removing it from client environments

Platinum Sponsor

Microsoft Canada

Established in 1985, Microsoft Canada Inc. is the Canadian subsidiary of Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq “MSFT”), the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential.

Recognized as one of Canada’s Great Places to Work, Microsoft Canada Inc. provides nationwide sales, marketing, consulting and local support services. Headquartered in Mississauga, Microsoft Canada has nine regional offices across the country dedicated to empowering people through great software. Microsoft Canada is a creative workplace which attracts the best and brightest talent in the IT industry who bring an ever evolving vision of the future to reality.

Microsoft software helps businesses and consumers to reach their full potential, however they define it. Woven throughout daily life, whether it be work or play, Microsoft technologies flourish when they get into the hands of millions of Canadian partners and customers enabling innovation often in new ways.

Microsoft Canada is equally passionate about committing to Canadian communities. Since its inception, Microsoft Canada has had a corporate giving philosophy that goes beyond financial donations to champion inventive forms of philanthropy. For more information on how Microsoft Canada has joined forces with organizations across Canada to make a difference and invest in local communities visit

As a registered not-for-profit association, CIC has met the qualification requirements for discounted and donated Microsoft software distributed through TechSoup Canada. Microsoft has donated 10 Office 365 Business Premium subscriptions plus 25 Office 365 E1 subscriptions for CIC’s internal use. This software is used by CIC for operational and administrative purposes.


CyberFOX is a global cybersecurity solutions provider focused on identity access management (IAM) for managed service providers (MSPs). Our two flagship products – Password Boss for password management and AutoElevate for privilege access management – supply two critical elements of a comprehensive IAM security strategy. This ability to monitor, manage and mitigate risks by controlling user access to critical information ensures MSPs are able to tighten security defenses for themselves and their customers.

Built for the unique needs of today’s MSPs and their customers, CyberFOX solutions simplify and improve the end user experience by providing affordable, practicable security. With over 140 years of MSP and IT channel ecosystem experience from ownership to development, CyberFOX has MSP in our DNA. CyberFOX helps protect MSPs and businesses in more than 175 countries and thousands of MSPs and their clients.

Silver Sponsors

iTech Calgary Conference 2022

iTech is Canada’s leading portfolio of IT technology conferences and exhibitions focusing on Infrastructure, Cloud, Security, Data Centre, Virtualization & Mobility.

At iTech you will have the opportunity to; discover new cutting edge products & services, network & meet new people in the industry, stay up-to-date on the latest technology trends, see technology in action through live demonstrations, attend conference seminar sessions, research information to enhance your IT strategy, enjoy this Local event right in your backyard!

CIC Members are eligible to receive free VIP conference registrations valued at $99.

True North Group Inc

True North Group Inc. provides Canadian integrated cloud, managed IT and security services as well as professional IT consulting services to small and mid-market enterprises.

True North Group provides door prizes at many events as well as contributions toward CIC’s operational funding.

IBM Canada

In 2017, IBM was 100 years old in Canada. This century has been driven by innovation that matters to our clients, our people, our country and the world. We are proud to be part of a company that has dedicated a century to finding solutions to contemporary challenges with a vision of the future. Innovation, transformation, and pioneering have always been part of our culture. This second century of IBM will continue to change the world.

IBM provides CIC with free meeting space for our monthly in-person events.


At Datto, we believe there is no limit to what small and medium businesses can achieve with the right technology.

As the world’s leading provider of cloud-based software and security solutions purpose-built for delivery by managed service providers (MSPs), Datto’s proven Unified Continuity, Networking, and Business Management solutions drive cyber resilience, efficiency, and growth for MSPs. Delivered via an integrated platform, Datto’s solutions help its global ecosystem of MSP partners serve over one million businesses around the world. From proactive dynamic detection and prevention to fast, flexible recovery from cyber incidents, Datto’s solutions defend against costly downtime and data loss in servers, virtual machines, cloud applications, or anywhere data resides. Datto has won awards for its rapid growth, product excellence, superior technical support, and for fostering an outstanding workplace.

TruNorth Advisors

Our role is to enable your business to realize the true potential of your people, process, and technology and when gaps are found to activate a plan with and for you.

Working with your team and you, we will define and communicate clear goals, establish areas that need improvement, and then plan out the path towards better And better is something that is able to be measured not just an imaginary future state.