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Governance

This domain looks at how policy and regulations adapt to the new normal.

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Building Our Urban Futures: Inside Canada’s Infrastructure and Real Estate Needs

Author(s): Evergreen & Deloitte

Publisher: Evergreen

Date updated: September 2020

Governance

Report

Community Solutions Advisory Network: The Year In Review

Author(s): Jean-Noé Landry, Oscar Espinosa, Michäel Houle, Nabeel Ahmed, Corey Pembleton and Tatev Yasayan

Publisher: Community Solutions Advisory Service

Date updated:

DataGovernance

Article

Resilient Cities, Post COVID-19 series

Author(s): Evergreen

Publisher: Evergreen

Date updated:

Governance

Research Brief

Municipal Mobilization for Open Procurement

Author(s): Michaël Houle and Pierre-Antoine Ferron

Publisher: Community Solutions Advisory Service

Date updated:

Governance

Toolkit

Advancing Community Resilience through Smart Approaches: A Resource for Canadian Communities

Author(s): Ewa Jackson, ICLEI Canada

Publisher: Carly Livingstone, Evergreen

Date updated: March 2020

Governance

Report

Utilizing City-Utility Partnership Agreements to Achieve Climate and Energy Goals

Author(s): C. Bonugli, J. Duncan, K. Crandall and C. Etter-Wenzel

Publisher: World Resources Institute

Date updated: September 2019

Governance

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Towards Smarter Service Provision for Smart Cities: Accounting for the Social Costs of Urban Service Provision

Author(s): Srikanth Shastry, Sahana Goswami, Anil Markandya et Alii

Publisher: World Resources Institute

Date updated: December 2018

Governance

Report

Can Transport Deliver GHG Reductions at Scale? An Analysis of Global Transport Initiatives

Author(s): World Resources Institute

Publisher: World Resources Institute

Date updated: September 2016

Governance

Report

In the Seam: From Smart City to Smart State

Author(s): Smart Cities Council

Publisher: Smart Cities Council

Date updated: November 2017

Governance

Report

Barriers to Adopting Electric Buses

Author(s): Ryan Sclar, Camron Gorguinpour, Sebastian Castellanos and Xiangyi Li

Publisher: World Resources Institute

Date updated: May 2019

Governance

Report

What the IPCC special report on global warming of 1.5 degrees means for cities

Author(s): Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

Publisher: Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

Date updated: December 2018

Governance

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Cities at risk: dealing with the pressures of climate change

Author(s): CDP - Disclosure Insight Action

Publisher: CDP - Disclosure Insight Action

Date updated: October 2019

Governance

Report

Fostering Innovation in the Public Sector

Author(s): Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

Publisher: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

Date updated: January 2017

Governance

Report

Smart Cities Strategies: A Global Review

Author(s): Catapult Future Cities

Publisher: Catapult Future Cities

Date updated: January 2017

Governance

Report

State of Open Smart Communities in Canada

Author(s): OpenNorth and Evergreen

Publisher: OpenNorth and Evergreen

Date updated: December 2019

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Research Brief

How Local Governments Are(n’t) Engaging the Public in Smart City Initiatives

Author(s): Lindsay Toth

Publisher: Evergreen and OpenNorth

Date updated: November 2019

Governance

Report

Funding and Financing Smart Cities

Author(s): Steve Hamilton and Ximon Zhu

Publisher: Deloitte

Date updated: January 2017

Governance

Toolkit

On the way to the smart city

Author(s): Union des Municipalités du Québec

Publisher: Union des Municipalités du Québec

Date updated: January 2018

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Report

Enhancing Innovation Capacity in City Government

Author(s): Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

Publisher: Same as above

Date updated: November 2019

Governance

Toolkit

Integrated Mobility

Author(s): Canadian Urban Transit Association

Publisher: Canadian Urban Transit Association

Date updated: September 2017

Governance

Guide

100 Resilient Cities

Author(s): Rockefeller Foundation

Publisher: Rockefeller Foundation

Date updated: July 2019

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Report

Paris Smart and Sustainable

Author(s): City of Paris

Publisher: City of Paris

Date updated: March 2018

Governance

Discussion Paper

Promise and Peril in the Smart City: Local Government in the Age of Digital Urbanism

Author(s): IMFG Forum

Publisher: John Lorinc

Date updated: June 2018

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Research Brief

Everyone Left – Smart City Maintenance and Continuity

Author(s): Graeme Ross Kennedy

Publisher: Community Solutions Network

Date updated: November 2019

Governance

Podcast

The Future Fix Podcast: Fast internet for rural communities

Author(s): Evergreen

Publisher: Spacing Radio

Date updated: November 2019

Governance

Report

A theory of Smart Cities

Author(s): Colin Harrison, Ian Abbott Donnelly

Publisher: IBM Corporation

Date updated: August 2019

Governance

Podcast

The Future Fix Podcast: Who Governs the Smart City

Author(s): Spacing and Evergreen

Publisher: Spacing and Evergreen

Date updated: October 2019

Governance

Webinar

CIHR Webinar Funding Opportunity

Author(s): Canadian Institutes on Health Research

Publisher: Canadian Institutes on Health Research

Date updated: September 2019

Governance

Agenda

Grant announcement

Author(s): Canadian Institutes on Health Research

Publisher: Canadian Institutes on Health Research

Date updated: September 2019

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Guide

Guideline: Open Procurement

Author(s): Pierre-Antoine Ferron

Publisher: OpenNorth

Date updated: June 2019

Governance

Report

Smart city 2.0

Author(s): City of Ottawa

Publisher: City of Ottawa

Date updated: November 2017

Governance

Report

This is what modern deregulation looks like: co-optation and contestation in the shaping of the UK’s Open Government Data Initiative

Author(s): Jo Bates

Publisher: Ci Journal

Date updated: January 2018

Governance

Report

The Guelph Civic Accelerator: A Public Procurement Experiment

Author(s): Caitlin Cassie

Publisher: Brookfield Institute

Date updated: May 2017

Governance

Report

Future Cities Canada: A Systems Approach to Urban Innovation

Author(s): Ray Tomalty

Publisher: Evergreen

Date updated: October 2017

Governance

Report

Smart Cities: Utopian Vision, Dystopian Reality

Author(s): Privacy International

Publisher: Privacy International

Date updated: October 2017

Governance

Report

Data Governance in the Sustainable Smart City

Author(s): Krassimira Paskaleva, James Evans, Christopher Martin,Trond Linjordet, Dujuan Yang, Andrew Karvonen

Publisher: MDPI

Date updated: November 2017

Governance

Report

Rethinking the Smart City: Democratizing Urban Technology

Author(s): Evgeny Morozov, Francesca Bria

Publisher: Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung

Date updated: January 2018

Governance

Article

Monetizing Smart Cities: Framing the Debate

Author(s): Kurtis McBride

Publisher: Centre for International Governance Innovation

Date updated: March 2018

Governance

Article

A right to the digital city

Author(s): Andrew Eland, Richard Pope

Publisher: Medium

Date updated: March 2018

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Report

Creating Digital Opportunity for Canada

Author(s): Professor David Wolfe

Publisher: Brookfield Institute

Date updated: April 2018

Governance

Discussion Paper

The Role of Southwestern Ontario Mid-Sized Cities in a Regional and Rural Broadband Partnership

Author(s): Helen Hambly

Publisher: Evergreen

Date updated: May 2018

Governance

Discussion Paper

Smart Planning Our Future Cities: Supporting Healthy, Equitable and Sustainable Communities in the Digital Age

Author(s): Amanda Smith, Geneva Starr

Publisher: Evergreen

Date updated: May 2018

Governance

Discussion Paper

Digital Strategies and Smart Technologies in Ontario’s Mid-Sized Cities: An Emerging Role for Administrators

Author(s): Angela Orasch

Publisher: Evergreen

Date updated: May 2018

Governance

Report

What’s in the Mix: Opportunities + challenges for municipal innovation procurement

Author(s): Annalise Huynh, Heather Russek, Michelle Park

Publisher: Brookfield Institute

Date updated: February 2019

Governance

Discussion Paper

How to be Smart(er) in Mid-Sized Cities in Ontario

Author(s): Nikki Gladstone, Jo Flatt, Julie Fader, Megan Hellstern

Publisher: Evergreen

Date updated: February 2019

Governance

Guide

Open Smart Cities Guide v1

Author(s): Tracey P. Lauriault, Rachel Bloom and Jean-Noé Landry

Publisher: OpenNorth

Date updated: April 2018

Governance

Report

Data Trusts: A New Tool for Data Governance

Author(s): Element AI and Nesta

Publisher: Element AI and Nesta

Date updated: March 2019

Governance