Unlocking Alberta’s Innovation Potential
2017 Economic Developers AB Conference - Panel Highlights
On March 23rd as part of the Economic Developers of Alberta annual conference; the Smart City Alliance hosted a panel discussion called “Investor Ready Smart Communities"
2017 Presentation to House of Commons' Standing Committee
On February 16, 2017, two Alberta Smart City Alliance (Alliance) officials offered their perspective on Smart City challenges and opportunities before the House of Commons’ Standing Committee on Transport, Infrastructure, and Comm
The Merit of an ICT Industry Strategy for Alberta
Productivity improvements in ICT over the past decade have unleashed new innovative features for economic sustainability
The Smart City - Tips for Talking About Smart Cities
There has been growing interest in the smart city concept in recent years, and almost every major company involved in ICT has some type of smart city plan
Principles for Reforming Public Services with Data
Data analytics is no cure-all; it cannot address every issue. So how do you work out where it has something to contribute?
City of Calgary Innovation Lab Ignites Ideas
The City of Calgary sparks innovative thinking within local government!
St. Albert Sensor Project Takes Off
March 18, 2017 — Subjects: Alberta, Analytics, Best Practices, Canada, Collaboration, Connectivity, Engagement, Implementation, Infrastructure, Innovation, Internet of Things, Open Data, St. Albert
The City of St. Albert has begun the first of many pilot projects to look at what value wireless sensor networks could bring to the City and its residents..
Edmonton Positioned as Test Centre for Driverless Vehicles
March 15, 2017 — Subjects: Alberta, Best Practices, Canada, Connectivity, Innovation, Internet of Things, Mobility, Transportation
The City of Edmonton is looking at setting up a test track at the University of Alberta to try out so-called autonomous or driverless vehicles...
St. Albert Collaborates to Test Smart City Sensor Networks
March 10, 2017 — Subjects: Alberta, Analytics, Best Practices, Canada, Collaboration, Connectivity, Implementation, Infrastructure, Innovation, Internet of Things, St. Albert
The City of St. Albert has launched a Smart City sensor pilot project, which is the first pilot within a larger review of wireless sensor networks and management platforms throughout 2017...
Edmonton First in North America to Adopt Open Data Charter
March 07, 2017 — Subjects: Alberta, Best Practices, Canada, Edmonton, Implementation, Open Data, Strategic Planning
Edmonton is the first municipality in Canada and the United States to adopt the International Open Data Charter...
- February 22 1:20 pmImportant #smartcity review underway by #Canada govt, looking at policy, programs, funding, and other requirements… https://t.co/d5dCBxaToP
- by ABsmartcity February 16 3:23 pmtravis_peter15: Amazing time speaking with CathyHeron on #smartcities in Ottawa today - very well received for ABsmartcity & StA_Sma…