Consult with PlaceSpeak
PlaceSpeak is the most effective and efficient way to facilitate online consultations. Our online geo-targeting tool gathers instant, accurate, qualified & defensible participant data.
When you need to know what a community needs, wants, thinks or expects, PlaceSpeak informs your decision-making with real-time, geo-accurate data. PlaceSpeak is ideal for location-based consultations, such as:
- Community and transportation planning
- Infrastructure and resource development
- School, community, parks & recreation
- Rezoning and development permits
Build trust and demonstrate transparency
Unlike closed panel discussions, email or surveys, PlaceSpeak builds instant trust through dynamic, real-time and transparent dialogue among verified users.
Attract more participants
- Administer multiple consultations
- Embed website topic tools
- Notify participants via email
Stay safe and secure
- Enjoy firewall data protection
- Align with client privacy policies
- Privacy by design
Consult the public, 24/7
- Create engaging discussion forums anytime
- Gain better insights via Integrated LimeSurvey and Fluid Survey
- Poll quickly, easily and accurately
Quick, easy and cost effective
- Reduce costs for physical meeting locations
- Reduce marketing and consultation collateral costs
- Analyze data in familiar formats
Analyze data in real-time
- Generate real-time Google Analytics reports
- Download discussions, surveys and polls
Get up and running quickly
- Create a public consultation in under 30 mins*
- Easily employ robust engagement and feedback tools
Integrate promotional tools
- Access PlaceSpeak’s pool of active and verified users
- Activate social sharing and web widgets
- Distribute customizable notification emails
Tap into PlaceSpeak’s Geo-Verified user base, and/or invite your own
PlaceSpeak connects digital identities to participants’ physical addresses, geo-verifying them so that online consultations can be location-specific. PlaceSpeak also leverages the “network-effect” to encouraging civic engagement, notifying citizens of relevant consultations in their area and providing them with the opportunity to contribute direct, meaningful feedback.
Get started with PlaceSpeak in 4 easy steps
Step 1: Start a topic
Start with your public consultation topic and add the features you want.
Step 2: Map a topic
Map the affected area and determine who can participate geographically.
Step 3: Select tools
Choose the consultation tools you want to use to receive feedback from participants.
Step 4: Engage!
Engage with your participants and report on the outcome of the consultation.
More reasons to like PlaceSpeak
PlaceSpeak is packed with the tools you need to get the participant feedback you need:
- Event tools for offline management and engagement
- Land-use, community and transportation planning
- Public facing topic activity views and connected participants
- Transparent participant requirements
- Social media feeds embedded into your topic page
- Keyword tools for better SEO visibility
- Viewable geographic locations of people connected to your topic
What others think
“Building community in Fort St. John is critical to our success. PlaceSpeak has made a meaningful and measurable difference in our capacity to engage our citizens, explore new ideas and generate valuable information for decision makers.”
– Lori Ackerman, Mayor, City of Fort St. John “BC’s Energy Capital“
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Experience the most effective and efficient way to facilitate online consultations with a live demo. Request a demo and one of our PlaceSpeak representatives will connect with you and walk you through the platform.
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