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Future Cities Canada: A Systems Approach to Urban Innovation

City Builders Series

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From the Summit

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How the Advisory Service is helping communities of all sizes across Canada

OpenNorth takes the lead and an open, smart lens for communities from coast, to coast, to coast

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5 reasons to attend the Future Cities Canada Summit

Last year’s attendees experienced some inspiring and not-so typical conference offerings while tackling issues facing cities of the future. Here is a list of reasons you won't want to miss the Summit this year.

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Colliding with the private sector: A profile on Collision Days

Collision Days are, just what its name suggests, a moment when two or more entities often from entirely different sectors come together. The outcome: an incredible opportunity for cross-sectoral knowledge-sharing and pivotal relationship-building.

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Positive Systems Economy: Q&A with Indy Johar

Indy Johar, co-founder of Project 00, Dark Matter Labs, and more explains the necessity of the "boring" revolution to equip our cities with the tools for the future.

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Future Cities Canada begins to lay a foundation in Ottawa

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What is the Civic Commons Catalyst?

The ins and outs of Future Cities Canada’s new initiative

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A Conversation on Open Government with nine international leaders and former U.S. President Barack Obama

OpenNorth Executive Director Jean-Noé on meeting with Obama Foundation

Leaders from around the world in open government gathered last month in Ottawa for the Open Government Partnership (OGP) Global Summit. One of the participants was Jean-Noé Landry, the Executive Director of OpenNorth and lead technical partner of Future Cities Canada’s Community Solutions Network.

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How to build resilient cities: Q&A with Alfred Burggeson

Future City Builder Alfred Burggeson answers our cities questionnaire about building resilient cities.

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