First details revealed for Google’s tech-focused neighbourhood in Toronto

Toronto is preparing to use technology to tackle the challenges of urban growth, and it will have some help from...

October 17th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Reflecting on Canadian innovation and Canada 150

By Michael Ball, chief information security officer at AGF Canada has a long legacy of innovation and prosperity. We have...

July 4th, 2017 IT World Canada Staff


Melbourne scores globally as Intelligent Community of the Year

By Jay Gillette NEW YORK CITY - Melbourne, Australia, won “Intelligent Community of the Year” this week at the at...

June 14th, 2017 IT World Canada Staff


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...

Sponsored By: Microsoft

smart city and wireless communication network, internet of things

Toronto smart city revolution requires partnerships

Toronto’s “smart city” ambitions are taking big steps forward in bringing tech companies into the loop. City officials, starting with...

May 16th, 2017 David Crane

How the City of Shawinigan reinvented itself as a smart city

Industry flocked to Shawinigan, Quebec in the early 1900s because of its hydroelectricity. Now, the city wants to create the...

Sponsored By: Avaya

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

Women working on a Mechanical Drone Project

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

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