Guelph receives strong applicant pool for the Civic Solutions Accelerator

Innovation marches on

Now that the application window for the Civic Solutions Accelerator has closed, we’re very pleased to announce a strong applicant pool for all three of the challenges posted by the City of Guelph.

Here’s the breakdown:

Water Challenge: 5 applicants

Parking Challenge: 4 applicants

Planning Challenge: 4 applicants

To read a list of which companies applied the program, please click here.

Here’s what happens next.

Application assessment begins next week with City staff and our partners from Canada’s Open Data Exchange and Innovation Guelph. Winners will be notified in early August and the official embed period starts on September 5.

Thank you to all of our applicants for putting their ideas forward on how to solve these complex municipal issues.

Want to catch up on the Accelerator story up until now?

Check out all the great videos, articles and posts in this handy Storify.