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PlaceSpeak Wins 2017 SAP HANA Innovation Award

PlaceSpeak has been awarded 2nd Place in the Social Hero Category in the Partner Track for the 2017 SAP HANA Innovation Award. The Social Hero Category recognizes organizations which have made a powerful social or public

Building An Engaged Community in Surrey Schools

“The first step in having your voice be heard is to take responsibility for who you are.” -Jordan Tinney, Superintendent, Surrey Schools Jordan Tinney was first introduced to PlaceSpeak while serving as Deputy Superintendent for the Vancouver School

PlaceSpeak/NEWS 1130 BC Provincial Election Poll

As the writ drops for the 2017 provincial election in British Columbia, NEWS 1130 is partnering with PlaceSpeak to gain insight into voting trends across ridings in Vancouver and the Lower Mainland. Following

In Conversation With: Paolo Spada

Each month, PlaceSpeak presents a Q&A with experts in public engagement and civic technology. This month, we spoke with Paolo Spada, researcher at the Empatia project. Paolo’s

DIACC Publishes PlaceSpeak White Paper on Digital Identity Authentication & Citizen Engagement

The Digital ID and Authentication Council of Canada (DIACC), a non-profit coalition of public and private sector leaders committed to developing a Canadian digital identification and authentication framework, today announced the publication