“The City of Guelph is being very innovative” – Civic Accelerator making news

In the news

With the selection of solution partners and the start of the embed period of the Civic Accelerator, there’s been some activity in the regional news and on CBC radio.

CBC Radio: Interview with George Tsintzouras, CEO of Alert Labs, Civic Accelerator solution partner

Torontoist.com: How government can avoid old mistakes by focusing on procurement

Guelph MercuryTribune: Two tech firms selected to lead Guelph’s Civic Accelerator

GuelphToday: Civic Accelerator program accelerates

What’s next

There will be an internal launch event for the Accelerator embed period this Friday, September 9th, from 9am-10am. We’ll be streaming it on Periscope for anyone who wants to follow along. Watch this space, as well as the @cityofguelph and @OpenGuelph Twitter handles for the link to watch.