Hacknight #128 – with Chris Kelly

Hacknight #128 – with Chris Kelly

Date: February 6, 2018 Venue: Rangle.io Presenter: Chris Kelly from Carrot Rewards Chris Kelly is the Vice President of Technology at the popular Canadian health and wellness app, Carrot Rewards. In just 2017, Carrots user-base grew from 100,000 users to over 600,000. Presenting: Chris shared insights about Carrot’s amazing startup journey as well as the tools they used along[…]

Hacknight #126 – with David Rubinger

Hacknight #126 – with David Rubinger

Date: January 23, 2018 Venue: McKinsey & Company Presenter: David is a collaborator with the Brookfield Institute for Innovation + Entrepreneurship and a data scientist at Toronto based tech company Polar, where he leads and executes the organization’s data analysis and statistical learning projects. Presentation: David discussed key insights from a recent report from the Brookfield Institute,[…]

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[…]