Canada’s Smart Cities Challenge: Catching Up with the Winners
Lessons learned on building the cities of tomorrow from the four winning teams of Canada's Smart Cities Challenge.
January 15, 2021
March 1, 2019
City of Airdrie
The Smart Cities Challenge is a pan-Canadian competition open to all municipalities, local or regional governments, and Indigenous communities (First Nations, Métis and Inuit). The Challenge empowers communities to adopt a smart cities approach to improve the lives of their residents through innovation, data and connected technology.
Prize category: $10 million
Name of community: City of Airdrie
Become Canada’s healthiest community, by engaging and securing the participation of all in the
community to create a community healthy culture that improves social, economic, physical and
health care environments and individual characteristics and behaviours, so that healthy life
expectancy is increased by 3+ years over 5 years.