On Saturday, November 30, the City of Mississauga is hosting the SMRTCTY Idea Jam in collaboration with Mississauga Library. The event will focus on engaging the community to develop creative ideas using technology to make the City’s services more accessible and inclusive.
The SMRTCTY Idea Jam will feature speakers and a brainstorming workshop that are open to the public.
The talks will include topics on technology, accessibility and inclusion at the City, highlighted by keynote speaker Ricardo Wagner, Microsoft Accessibility Lead.
The idea jam workshop will offer participants a chance to work on a challenge based on building an accessible and inclusive city. In teams, participants will develop solutions to the challenge with mentorship from industry professionals and instructors. At the end of the event, teams will pitch their ideas to a panel of judges and prizes will be awarded to the top entries.
Learn more and register at smartcity.mississauga.ca.