How the Esri platform helps the City of Cambridge reduce drug waste

The City of Cambridge had a crisis on its hands last September. It started with a toddler pricking his hand...

September 17th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Vancouver Panorama

Vancouver CTO on Canada’s first municipal digital strategy

In 2013, digital specialist Jessie Adcock, now the CTO of the City of Vancouver, was tasked with landing the planes...

August 13th, 2018 Robert Brennan Hart

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Hashtag Trending – ZTE shuffles leadership team; facial recognition technology failing test run; the cost of doing business with Amazon

ZTE shakes up its leadership team. A London, England-based test run of facial recognition technology has only a two per...

July 6th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

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Hashtag Trending – Uber wants AI to identify drunk riders; Apple bans cryptocurrency mining; Seattle repeals ‘Amazon tax’

Uber wants to use artificial intelligence to identify whether a prospective passenger is drunk. Apple has banned cryptocurrency mining from...

June 13th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Lots of award-winning mobility strategies in the June 2018 issue of Municipal Interface

The latest Municipal Interface might be our most informative yet, and I'm not just typing that because I wrote most...

June 7th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Cities of Toronto, Mississauga among MISA Ontario’s 2018 award winners

HAMILTON, ONT. - The Cities of Toronto, Mississauga, and Cambridge, along with the Town of Innisfil, were among the big...

June 5th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

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West coast, best coast? Public sector CIOs in B.C. are investing in the next-generation tech that will transform user experience

During the CIO Peer Forum in Vancouver, CanadianCIO had the opportunity to catch up with some west coast CIOs in...

May 14th, 2018 Brian Jackson

From left: moderator and District of West Vancouver CIO Kristin Wilkes; City of Yorkton CIO Kelly Caban; Strathcona County IT services director Russ Avery; City of Calgary CIO Heather Reed-Fenske; and MISA Prairies president and City of Red Deer IT services manager Dan Newton discuss their craft during the CIO panel at this year's MISA Prairies conference on May 8, 2018.

How to be a better leader and other CIO insights from the 2018 MISA Prairies conference

Pictured above -- From left: moderator and District of West Vancouver CIO Kristin Wilkes; City of Yorkton CIO Kelly Caban;...

May 14th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

Winnipeg Traffic Management Centre

Winnipeg battles gridlock with help of Waze Connected Citizen’s program

The City of Winnipeg's systems to monitor traffic have improved so much over the past three years that Jonathan Foord,...

May 1st, 2018 Brian Jackson