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Lower Nicola Indian Band Application 2018
- Date Updated: January 2018
The Smart Cities Challenge is a pan-Canadian competition open to all municipalities, local or regional governments, and Indigenous communities (First Nations, Métis and Inuit). The Challenge empowers communities to adopt a smart cities approach to improve the lives of their residents through innovation, data and connected technology.
Download and review the Lower Nicola Indian Band's application to the Smart Cities Challenge.
Prize category: $5 million
Name of community: Lower Nicola Indian Band
Province: British Columbia
Indigenous community: Yes
Build a Centre of Innovation and Culture powered by renewable energy to further regional economic development, offer evolving technology education and training accessibility, business incubation opportunities, tourism showcase as well as fostering Indigenous cultural understanding where technology is the platform to teach, share, practice and inspire.