Hacknight #125 – with Benjamin McNamee

Hacknight #125 – with Benjamin McNamee

Date: January 16, 2018 Venue: McKinsey & Company Presenter: Ben McNamee is the Director of Measurement, Evaluation, and Business Intelligence at the Ontario Trillium Foundation. Ben oversees the Foundation’s business intelligence, impact measurement, program evaluation, and Open Data strategies. Presenting: Ben spoke about his work building a data culture at Ontario Trillium Foundation. He touched on the recent launch[…]

Hacknight #123 with BikeSpace Project

Hacknight #123 with BikeSpace Project

Date: January 2, 2018 Venue: McKinsey & Company Presenter: BikeSpace Project Team Presentation: The BikeSpace Project team shared an update on their work so far and the ways in which they’re using civic tech to work with the community and stakeholders to develop better biking infrastructure. Highlights: The idea for the project was sparked by exploring how civic tech[…]

Civic Tech Toronto 2017 highlights

2017 was a big year for civic tech in Toronto — here were some of the highlights for us: Civic Tech Toronto celebrated its 2-year anniversary (and 100th hacknight) Several new and ongoing hacknight projects have made huge leaps forward in participation, user research, developing prototypes and releasing updates Civic Tech Toronto supported EDGI (aka[…]