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Calgary is a smart city





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Learn about Calgary's challenge




Calgary is a smart city

A Canadian city will win $50 million to solve an important local issue.

Learn about Calgary's challenge

Project update - April 24, 2018:

The City of Calgary has submitted our community proposal to Infrastructure Canada’s Smart Cities Challenge.
Over the past several months, we asked Calgarians to submit their big, bold, ambitious and smart ideas about how to increase economic diversification and job creation using data and connected technology to continue to shape Calgary as a smart, resilient and prosperous city.
Thank you for telling us what could make our great city even better. Our submission is now complete. Stay tuned for full details of our proposal available here soon.

Let’s invent our future together, Calgary

What is a Smart City and how do we ensure that Calgary is ready for the challenges of tomorrow?

Find out how Calgary is evolving with our citizens’ needs in order to remain resilient. With a shifting economic environment, an ever-changing technological landscape, and new social opportunities, smart cities approaches are more important than ever.

Smart city Youtube video

Being a Smart City will allow Calgary to create more opportunities for all Calgarians to get involved and be connected, and will harness new and emerging technologies and data to make lives better.

Let’s continue to work together to make our community even stronger and create opportunities for all Calgarians.

Smart City approach

Through innovative solutions, a Smart City delivers real value to citizens and businesses by improving access and inclusion in the community, supporting active lifestyles, and fostering economic opportunity.

Learn more about Calgary’s approach

Calgary is already a smart city

Learn about how The City is already helping to make life better every day using innovation, data and connected technology.

View Calgary’s smart city stories

Community engagement

Building out a smart city may be about technology and data, but it requires the involvement of our people. Calgarians shared some very thoughtful and diverse ideas for the Smart Cities Challenge.

View our community engagement