Hacknight #101 with Jose Iguiñiz & Mandeep Flora

Presenters: Jose Iguiñiz & Mandeep Flora Presentation: Community and Social Services data analytics and evaluation strategy: building a foundation for integrated planning. Mandeep and Jose are public servants implementing the Ministry of Community and Social Services analytics operating model. The strategy will support larger transformation efforts in Ontario’s social services sector. Breakout groups Project Lead(s)[…]

Hacknight #100 with birthday cake!

Civic Tech Toronto is turning 2! Join us to celebrate civic tech and the community we’re building! Attendance: 70 hackers! Breakout Groups Project Lead(s) Description / Needs Civic Tech 101 Luke Come here if it’s your first time! Women and Color.com Mohammed Web Developers needed Bicycle Parking Budgetpedia Gabe Arthur UX Design, User Research and[…]

Hacknight #99 with Lilly Tong

Hacknight #99 with Lilly Tong

Presenter: Lilly Tong (@LillyTong) Using City of Toronto’s Open Data to create a Tableau dashboard to provide insights into Toronto’s wards. Lilly is an analyst at Accenture Digital and the Director of Council Relations on the Toronto Youth Cabinet, the official youth advisory body to the City of Toronto. As a community advocate and data[…]

Hacknight #98 with Riley Peterson and Micah Richardson

Presenters: Riley Peterson (@_rileypeterson) and Micah Richardson (@micah2222) on DemocracyKit (@DemocracyKit) The Open Democracy Project is a not-for-profit startup working to open the democratic process by publishing a shared campaign resource package for councillor and trustee races. DemocracyKit is built by local campaigners, for local campaigners. Micah Richardson is a community organizer and consultant in[…]

Hacknight #97 with Johan Macedo

Hacknight #97 with Johan Macedo

Presenter: Johan Macedo – Manager, Common Components Group, City of Toronto Johan has spent the last 20+ years in product development, in startups, consulting and corporate environments. At the City of Toronto, he’s delivered many online solutions and led enterprise integrations, including 311. He spent several years leading the City’s Application Architecture practice and lately[…]

Hacknight #96 with Siri Agrell

Presenter: Siri Agrell (@SiriAgrell) – Director of Strategic Initiatives, Mayor John Tory Siri will present an update on the Civic Innovation Office: The City of Toronto has created the Civic Innovation Office, which will help solve municipal service delivery challenges by creating a bridge between City divisions and Toronto’s growing innovation and technology communities. The[…]