Eight Canadian cities named to short list of world’s most intelligent communities

Canada is once again in the running as the host country for the most intelligent community in the world. The Intelligent Community Forum (ICF) recently unveiled its newest nominees for the esteemed Smart21

Published on: October 27th, 2015 Lindsey Peacock

Toronto ready to pass on the title of world’s most intelligent community

After holding the title of the world’s most intelligent community for the past year, Toronto is ready to hand the title over to a new city – and it may stay within Canada.

Published on: June 11th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Third time’s the charm for Toronto to be named Intelligent City of the Year

If you don’t succeed, try, try again, goes a saying. It worked for Toronto, which on its third attempt has been named the Intelligent City of the Year. The announcement was made Thursday

Published on: June 6th, 2014 Howard Solomon

The role of governance in intelligent communities

Greater Montreal was named one of the world’s top 21 intelligent communities in 2013, but it did not make it to the Top 7 list announced by the Intelligent Community Forum in early

Published on: March 21st, 2014 Lydia Cappelli

Montreal snubbed from Intelligent Community list: Lessons learned

Greater Montréal was named as one of the world’s top 21 intelligent communities in 2013 but did not make it to the list of Top7 announced by the Intelligent Community Forum in January

Published on: February 12th, 2014 Lydia Cappelli

Toronto repeats on intelligent community shortlist alongside Winnipeg, Kingston

Toronto is on the shortlist for the Intelligent Community Forum's (ICF) top prize for the second year running, alongside two other Canadian cities giving Canada good odds in a list that totals seven

Published on: January 23rd, 2014 Brian Jackson

Intelligent Montreal: role of ‘soft infrastructure’

In October, Greater Montréal was named as one of 2014’s top 21 smart communities by the Intelligent Community Forum.  What does this distinction mean and how does it affect our lives ? This

Published on: December 19th, 2013 Lydia Cappelli

Montreal’s a ‘top 21 smart community’ – so what does it mean?

In October, Greater Montréal was named as one of 2014’s top 21 smart communities by the Intelligent Community Forum.  What does this distinction mean and how does it affect our lives? We will explore

Published on: December 17th, 2013 Lydia Cappelli

Toronto one of world’s top 21 smart communities for 2014

Toronto has been named one of the world's 21 smartest communities for the second year in a row, thanks to its quest to grow its role in the broadband economy. On Monday, the

Published on: October 30th, 2013 Candice So

The habits of highly intelligent communities

While SMBs aren't structured in the same way as major metropolises, they can learn a lot from them when it comes to doing the things that have made these cities successful. A couple

Published on: May 22nd, 2013 Candice So

Intelligent Community Forum tackles rural issues

The flood of rural citizens to the world's urban centres continues unabated. Half the world's population lives in cities, and the UN predicts that by the time the world's population reaches nine billion

Published on: April 8th, 2013 Dave Webb

Four Canadian cities on list of world’s 21 ‘smart’ communities

Four Canadian cities have landed on this year's list of 21 smart communities around the world. Winnipeg and three Ontario cities – Stratford, Kingston and Toronto –are among the cities chosen for the

Published on: October 23rd, 2012 Christine Wong

Canadian communities lose out on ‘most intelligent’ award

Riverside, Calif. has beaten out three Canadian nominees for the Intelligent Community Forum’s (ICF) top honour as Community of the Year for 2012.The California community was recognized for using a city-driven technology plan

Published on: June 8th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff