About the ICA


Welcome to the Institute of Communication Agencies

ICA is the not-for-profit association for Canadian communication agencies, representing 75%+ of all national advertising. Our mission is to champion commercial creativity, amplify the industry’s economic impact, and to embrace and drive change. ICA promotes higher standards and best practices, and serves as the largest source of information, advice and training for the industry.

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ICA announces resignation of president Jani Yates

30 year industry veteran and supporter of Canada’s communications industry moves to regulatory lead at Advertising Standards Canada.
May 02 2016

ICA launches StartUp & Up initiative with Interactive Ontario and DMZ at Ryerson University

Pilot program connects advertising agencies and local startups to propel business growth and success.
Mar 24 2016

ICA announces resignation of CEO Gillian Graham

Leader and champion of Canada’s advertising industry embarks on new chapter following tenure of achievement
Mar 22 2016

ICA unveils world class global influencers for FutureFlash 2016: Stories & Systems

Thought leadership conference showcases not-to-be-missed keynotes to explore interplay of stories and systems to reboot creativity.
Feb 24 2016