Ryan Khurana: Let’s get Toronto’s next shot at a new ‘smart’ waterfront right

16/11/2020 - 08:10

..."Waterfront Toronto is expected to announce a retooled request for proposals to develop the Quayside, after an abrupt end to its Sidewalk Labs partnership.

The urgency of smart city initiatives, where sensor and analytics technologies can help address problems citizens face and make cities more livable, is increasing. This time to rethink what is expected of innovation in the Quayside presents an opportunity to build a more Canadian vision for smart cities, one that places the values of democracy and local economic development at its core."