Whiplash from Amendments to the Ontario Election Finances Act

Ontario Government deals a major blow to third party advertisers  This week saw a lot of back and forth on amendments to Ontario’s Election Finances Act (the “Act”) and IAB Canada’s policy team has been paying close attention to the potential impact on the ability for publishers and platforms to offer “political…

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The Industry Needs to Walk and Chew Gum

We kicked off 2018 citing that one of our greatest challenges this year and the coming few, will be to recognize the opportunities offered through Blockchain technology while maintaining the existing constructs of the supply chain. Much like the beginning…

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IAB Tech Lab Acquires DigiTrust – Welcome Home!

IAB Tech Lab announced yesterday that it has purchased DigiTrust, a non-for-profit adtech-focused group that has been working on establishing a standardized ID that can be shared with publishers to help with the process of ad targeting. DigitTrust launched in…

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Can you Hear Us Now? Audio Advertising on the Rise…

In 2017, IAB Canada formed a new Audio Advertising Committee. There was immediate interest and the group’s conversations are broad in topic matter. From the rapid evolution of traditional radio broadcasting to digital to the notion of a “screenless” future…

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