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5 smart city trends for 2020

By Brian Jackson At a smart city forum hosted in Dublin by Enterprise Ireland, practitioners from around the world discussed...

December 27th, 2019 IT World Canada Staff
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Ottawa to begin sharing data with Waze for Cities

The City of Ottawa has announced plans to partner with the Waze for Cities program. “Many residents need road and...

December 16th, 2019 Buckley Smith
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StatsCan backs off plans to collect personal data for spending analysis

Statistics Canada has backed off its plans to collect the banking information of 500,000 Canadian households following pressure from the...

December 11th, 2019 Howard Solomon

Nova Scotia’s CDO urges other governments to create digital services teams

Following a recent merger of Nova Scotia's internal services and external services teams to create the Nova Scotia Digital Services...

December 11th, 2019 Buckley Smith

Challenge-based RFPs and open data keys to solving Toronto’s biggest problems, municipal leaders say

When audience members at this week’s Technicity event were asked if they were engaged with the City of Toronto on...

December 6th, 2019 Alex Coop

Manitoba municipality launches landline emergency alerts

A Manitoba community with a history of poor cell service has launched the emergency alert service through landline phones. The...

December 2nd, 2019 Buckley Smith

Government of Nova Scotia launches Digital Service team

In an effort to provide better digital services to its citizens and public servants, the Government of Nova Scotia launched...

November 29th, 2019 Buckley Smith

Sidewalk Labs signs letter of intent to collaborate with George Brown College

Sidewalk Labs is further cementing its footprint in Toronto by signing a letter of intent to collaborate with George Brown...

November 28th, 2019 Buckley Smith

Ontario to launch e-scooter pilot project in 2020

E-scooters are on their way to Ontario as the provincial government announced yesterday that it will be launching a pilot...

November 28th, 2019 Buckley Smith

2019 CIO of the Year – Public Sector – Johanne Duhaime

By Catherine Morin When Johanne Duhaime was appointed vice-president of information and communication technology for Hydro-Quebec in 2016, Hydro-Quebec’s management...

November 28th, 2019 Staff