Hacknight #116 with Jill Crumb and Sylvie Spraakman

Presenters: Jill Crumb and Sylvie Spraakman from Cyanosleuth Presenting: Blue Drinks Toronto and Civic Tech Toronto (http://civictech.ca/) are teaming up to share ideas as part of Ontario Water Innovation Week (https://www.waterinnovationweek.com/). Lake Erie currently experiences regular cyanobacteria blooms, and citizens don’t know whether or not these blooms are toxic. Jill Crumb and Sylvie Spraakman discussed Cyanosleuth, a[…]

Hacknight #115 with Lindsay Clarke, Andrew Hladkyj, Chris Leveille, and Zaid Khan

Presenters: Lindsay Clarke, Andrew Hladkyj, Chris Leveille, and Zaid Khan Presenting a “Digital Governance” systems map Lindsay Clarke, Andrew Hladkyj, Zaid Khan, and Chris Leveille are graduate students from OCAD’s Strategic Foresight and Innovation Program. They presented a synthesis map that explores the complex systems that the Government of Canada has to manage in an[…]

Hacknight #114 with Brookfield & MAESD

Presenters: Brookfield + Ontario’s Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development Presenting the Brookfield + MAESD Design Challenge MAESD is launched the Student Pathways Challenge! This is a 6-week competition that encourages participants to form teams or work independently to develop digital solutions that answer the question: How might we help high school students gain[…]

Hacknight #113: Open Work Time

Presenter: None There is no speaker. Bonus time to work on projects! Announcements Spacing Book & Magazine Launch Party TONIGHT until 23:00 (Raphael) Arts & Letters Club of Toronto 14 Elm Street, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1G7 https://www.facebook.com/events/666148896921572/  <Hacking> The Future of Work – October 13/14/15 (Pat) www.futureofwork.ca Ottawa-based hackathon tackling issues facing the Future of[…]

Hacknight #112 with Nargiz Mammadova

Attendance: 54 civic hackers Presenters: Nargiz Mammadova of Destin AI Nargiz is a passionate young immigrant entrepreneur from Azerbaijan. She has extensive experience in technology, media, and branding industries. As a Founder and CEO of Destin AI, together with her diverse team, she is disrupting the legal tech space here in Canada. Nargiz will share how[…]