The two biggest levers for improving people’s lives at scale are technology and government. What happens when we bring them together? PlaceSpeak was honoured to be included in Code for Canada’s 2018 Showcase, which highlights the potential for civic tech to impact government and make a meaningful impact in people’s lives.
Founder and CEO, Colleen Hardwick, shared her insights “as a civic tech entrepreneur, and called on all levels of government to support the country’s growing commercial civic tech sector.” Read the Showcase in Review here.
Mary is the Communications Manager at PlaceSpeak. She was attracted to PlaceSpeak’s innovative approach in using verifiable, location-based technology for citizen engagement and hyperlocal governance. In her spare time, Mary enjoys dog videos set to ’90s hip-hop.