Experimentation is a key priority within the Smart Calgary Strategy. Through the strategy, we are fostering an experimental culture and approach to solving challenges with technology solutions, which creates the opportunity for us to implement different ways of working while remaining nimble.

Living Labs

The City owns many assets across our community. To support our innovation ecosystem, the Living Labs program offers access to City assets for companies, researchers and individuals to test and try ideas and products in a real-life environment.

Learn more about Calgary's Living Labs

Technology Integration Centre

This unique facility provides a safe and secure environment for City business units to experiment with new technologies and accelerate their digital transformation to provide improved City services for Calgarians. 

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Emerging technologies

The City is investing in emerging technologies that not only provide awareness, data, efficiencies, and capacity to our organization but also improve the delivery of City services to Calgarians now and into the future.

Learn more about Automation, IIOT and Robotics