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Using Civic Tech to Imagine the Vancouver of the Future

A hack night led by Civic Tech YVR helped the Cities of Vancouver and Surrey make the shortlist for the Smart Cities Challenge.

Members of the Civic Tech Vancouver community write ideas for smart city infrastructure on post-it notes. (Photo by Cheryn Wong)
Civic Tech Vancouver hack night participants write down what an “un-smart” city might look like in order to arrive at an ideal type for a smart city in Vancouver and Surrey. (Photo by Cheryn Wong)
An artists’ conceptualization of the AV corridors in Vancouver and Surrey. (Image from the #SmarterTogether Smart Cities proposal).

If you want to join Civic Tech Vancouver at one of their monthly hack nights, check out their Meetup page for information.



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