2018 Events

December Holiday Social

It’s a Sociable!

Join us for drinks and an opportunity to catch-up on everything we are working on. This is a casual event, no formal presentations, however we will provide people the opportunity to pitch new ideas.

Tue, 11 December 2018

6:30 PM – 9:00 PM MST

National on 8th

225 8 Avenue Southwest

#360

Calgary, AB T2P 2W3

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November

Save the Date!

Nov 13 , 6.30 pm

SAIT, Aldred Centre, Tech Hall CA415

 

Saadiq Mohiuddin will speak about his recent project predicting traffic collisions in Calgary using open data. Saadiq is a transportation engineer with an interest in data visualization, machine learning and deep learning and using technology to better understand mobility in cities. He blogs at www.nodalscapes.com.

Read about it

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October 

Our first guest speaker for Year 2 is Travis Parker Martin, Co-Founder of @BootKikand #MadeInCalgary. He will be sharing his insights on the Google Map project identifying accessible restaurants in Calgary as well as his passion for using technology to solve problems.

Tech – Impact that Scales_ Travis Parker Martin

 

October 9th, 6:30pm at Innovate Calgary

 

Alastair Ross Technology Centre – Boardroom 2/3

 

3553 31 Street NW

 

 

September -Stepping into Year Two!

DESCRIPTION

As a kick-off to our 2nd year we extend a special invitation for you to join us and pitch your new ideas of how technology can be used for good in Calgary. New projects that get support from members will join the three projects that were launched last year. There will be time at the meetup to work on the projects and to network with other members. See you there!

What to bring:

  • Laptop
  • Any documentation for your group

 

DATE AND TIME

Tue, 11 September 2018
6:30 PM – 9:00 PM MDT

LOCATION

Taylor Family Digital Library

University of Calgary

#440A&D – 4th Floor

Calgary, AB

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August event is a Sociable!

Join us on 14th August at 6.30 pm at National on 10th for drinks and an opportunity to catch-up on everything we are working on. This is a casual event, no formal presentations, however we will provide people the opportunity to pitch new ideas.

PLEASE RSVP BY AUG. 10 as we need to let The National know how many people to expect.

We have reserved a section at the back of the pub. There is street parking and parkade parking around the bar.

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We are now one year old!

Big thank you to all our Community Partners who helped us complete our first year

 

PressRelease CivicTechYYC One Year Anniversary

 

 

April 2018 Meeting Highlights

Guest Speaker : Chris Manderson ,Urban Conservation Lead at the City of Calgary. Chris is going to be sharing a crowdsourcing project around cataloging our Urban Wildlifethat is caught on hidden cameras in the parks around our city.

Download Presentation-April 2018