Kick-starting the innovation agenda with Canada’s Smart City Challenge

The IT sector’s role in the Trudeau government’s planned innovation agenda is yet to be spelled out. But the promise...

January 10th, 2017 David Crane

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David Crane joins IT World Canada innovation conversation

Canadian business writer David Crane believes Canada can develop a stronger and more vibrant economy by focussing much more forcefully...

January 10th, 2017 Steve Proctor


Windows 10 helping good Canadian cities become great

Cities that want to embrace digital transformation to deliver advanced services to their citizens have numerous obstacle to overcome. Whether...

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Infosec pros worry about cyber security funding for smart cities

As the global economy has slowed an increasing number of local governments have launched smart city initiatives, hoping not only...

October 20th, 2016 Howard Solomon

How should a Smart City be created? Why India is setting a template for others to follow

To say that India’s drive to spend more than $7.3 billion over the next five years to ensure more than...

May 19th, 2016 Ryan Patrick

Canadian businesses and IT

Broadband is the “killer app” for modernizing cities large and small: analyst

Whatever happened to the promise of the “gigabit city?” There are still barriers to fast, available, and consistent broadband connections but...

May 16th, 2016 Ryan Patrick

Focus on IoT – Gary Semplonius, VP of business mobility at Bell

ITWC partnered with the City of Toronto to co-host Technicity on Dec. 3, 2015. The day brought together leadership within...

January 27th, 2016 Brian Jackson

The next wave of disruption: super-smart cities 2020

The Internet of Things (IoT) drove Toronto to win the 2014 Intelligent Community Forum’s (ICF) top prize. Why Toronto? This is...

November 26th, 2015 Stephen Ibaraki