Hacknight #134 – with Brianna Smrke & Laura Hache of the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change

Hacknight #134 – with Brianna Smrke & Laura Hache of the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change

Date: March 20, 2018 Venue: TWG Presenters: Brianna Smrke & Laura Hache of the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change Presenting: Ontario’s Climate Change Action Plan Ontario’s Climate Change Action Plan commits to “Boost public access to climate change tools”, but what exactly does that mean? Brianna and Laura will discuss their unit’s approach[…]

Hacknight #133 – with Lucas Declavasio, Monica Low & Andrew Patterson of Wysp Creative

Hacknight #133 – with Lucas Declavasio, Monica Low & Andrew Patterson of Wysp Creative

Date: March 13, 2018 Venue: TWG Presenters: Lucas Declavasio, Monica Low & Andrew Patterson of Wysp Creative Presenting: Principals of Wysp Creative discuss winning the NXT City Prize two years in a row and explore how the 2017 winner of the Civic Tech category can improve the City of Toronto, as long as the right people are working[…]

Hacknight #132 – with Li Koo

Hacknight #132 – with Li Koo

Date: March 6, 2018 Venue: TWG Presenters: Li Koo Presenting: Closing the gender gap on council: Challenges and opportunities in 2018 Li Koo, a former female municipal candidate, will speak to some of the challenges that women face in running for politics, and will highlight some ways that CivicTech’ers can use DemocracyKit and work with Women Win[…]

Hacknight #131 – with CodeAcross Challenge Previews

Hacknight #131 – with CodeAcross Challenge Previews

Date: February 27, 2018 Venue: Rangle.io Presenters: Code Across Toronto Team Presenting: Presented CodeAcross Toronto Challenges as part of  Civic Tech Toronto’s yearly hackathon! Hosted in partnership with the Toronto Public Library on Open Data Day on March 3rd, 2018. Video:   Announcements: Civic Tech Organizing Volunteers We need volunteers to help Civic Tech run! Emcee! Run the live[…]

Hacknight #130 – with Ben Dachis

Hacknight #130 – with Ben Dachis

Date: February 20, 2018 Venue: Rangle.io Presenter: Ben Dachis, Associate Director, Research at C.D. Howe Institute Presenting: Ben gave a presentation on the importance of budgets and end-of-year financial statements in municipal policy. Video: Slides: Omg I now know what accrual accounting is and it's ACTUALLY pretty interesting and important…! Thanks Ben Dachis and @CDHoweInstitute! #civictechto #topoli pic.twitter.com/76BcpujhM6 —[…]

Hacknight #129 – with Project Night

Hacknight #129 – with Project Night

Date: February 14, 2018 Venue: Rangle.io Project Night – no presentation. Teams were able to work on their respective projects.   Project Night @rangleio ! I spy some Thai food aaaand…CT101, Bike Space, Law & Design group, @budgetpedia , @womenandcolor, OpenGov, Code Across, Shelter Map, Chalmer's Card (public resources), TTC Dashboard pic.twitter.com/UjuzQXL4VV — Civic Tech Toronto (@CivicTechTO) February[…]