City of Toronto transportation services manager Barbara Gray (left) speaks to the audience at ITWC's Technicity conference on Dec. 12, 2017, during a panel with Toronto fire chief Matthew Pegg (centre) and municipal licensing and standards director Tracey Cook (right). Courtesy Darrow Multimedia Inc.

Published: December 18th, 2017


Ontario’s digital officer modernizing government one service at a time

Ontario’s first chief digital officer has been on the job since April and has spent the first several months slowly...

December 14th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

AI will infiltrate every industry and businesses need to be prepared, experts say

If you think the disruptive nature of artificial intelligence (AI) will spare your particular industry, you’re wrong, according to the...

December 13th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

DeepPixel, ShinyDocs founders on why Canada should stop comparing itself to Silicon Valley

Canada has developed a thriving ecosystem for technology startups and should stop comparing itself to Silicon Valley, an entrepreneur with...

December 13th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

ITWC co-launches AI Directory to help businesses plug into one of Canada’s leading tech sectors

A new directory released Tuesday invites businesses across Canada to participate that much more easily in one of the country's...

December 12th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Toronto’s Vector Institute expands its AI mission as it finishes assembling team

They say good things take time, and that’s exactly the mentality of Toronto’s latest artificial intelligence (AI) research centre, the...

December 11th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs


Conference: Connecting AI Innovation to Opportunity

As recently as 2001, with the Steven Spielberg film "AI," artificial intelligence was largely seen as "left field" science: interesting...

October 24th, 2017 Glenn Weir

Bloor Street bike lane tracking project seeing positive early results

A City of Toronto partnership project that tracks bike lane traffic with Internet of Things (IoT) technology could help decide...

December 14th, 2016 Mandy Kovacs

From left: Josie Scioli, Ted Maulucci, Peter Bak, Antoine Azar.

Tales of digital transformation cost-cutting from Technicity

Both public and private organizations may face some costs and challenges in putting the customer experience at the centre of...

December 7th, 2016 Brian Jackson