Future of Cities Call for Solutions 

Can your tech solve our cities' collective challenges? 

Communitech and the Future of Cities 2022 partners have teamed up with 20+ municipalities from across Canada to identify the top challenges faced by our cities. Now, we’re looking for homegrown tech companies that can deliver solutions to one or more of the issues.

If you are a Canadian tech company with a solution relevant to the challenges below, apply today.

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The challenges

Qualifying solutions will move forward to become part of our online ecosystem where you’ll submit your formal solution. Selected companies will have a chance to meet with municipalities and eventually present your solution at our showcase in the fall. 


Citizen engagement

Citizen engagement

How might cities utilize technology solutions in order to engage citizens and build communities of trust?

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Asset management

Asset management

How might cities utilize technology solutions in order to optimize asset and infrastructure management?

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Alternative transportation

Alternative transportation

How might cities utilize technology solutions in order to improve citizen mobility, decrease congestion and reduce traffic incidents?

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Emissions

Emissions

How might cities utilize technology solutions in order to meet emissions targets and improve air quality?

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Collaboration

Collaboration

How might cities utilize technology solutions in order to enable internal teams to move quicker on decision and action?

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FAQ

The Future of Cities Call for Solutions is open to any Canadian tech company that has a solution to the proposed challenges. Companies that are accepted into the program will have the opportunity to become a Communitech member.

The application window to participate in Future of Cities Call for Solutions is open from June 13, to July 11, 2022.

No, but the experience will look a little different for pre-revenue companies. A limited number of seats are available to early-stage companies with products not quite ready for customers. These companies will have the opportunity to gain valuable feedback on solutions by collaborative partners.

Thank you to our partners

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Adam Straker

Have questions?

Adam Straker is happy to help.

Program Manager, Ecosystem Collaboration | Email Adam Straker or call +1 (519) 888-9944