A HOME FOR TORONTO’S CIVIC INNOVATION COMMUNITY
Welcome to Civic Hall Toronto, a place for people excited about using technology and design in the public interest.
JULY 8, 2019
12:00 – 1:30PM
Join one of the Code for Canada fellows, Pallavi Thampi, for this Lunch & Learn session on her fellowship team’s work with the City of Toronto Transportation Services’ Big Data Innovation Team. Pallavi will chart the journey of a research insight from a user, how the insight was then developed into a product feature and iterated upon through usability testing.
JULY 10, 2019
6:00 – 8:00PM
Join us for a public discussion exploring the role of data in public policy and civic tech. Learn about initiatives from the public, private and non-profit sectors that are using data to drive smarter decision-making and build better public-facing services.
JULY 18, 2019
1:00 – 4:00PM
Training: Demystifying Data: Intro to Working with Data in Government
This training workshop will introduce participants to working with data in a government environment. We’ll cover general best practices, tools and techniques related to data management, visualization and privacy, and discuss relevant examples for public servants new to data science or those looking for a refresher to level up their skills.