Monthly Archives: April 2011

Canada’s Premiere Digital Media Conference in Stratford? Why not?

By Kevin Tuer, Managing Director, Canadian Digital Media Network Canada 3.0: 2011 is right around the corner. As many of you know, Canada 3.0 is run by the Canadian Digital Media Network (www.cdmn.ca) and is supported by the University of … Continue reading…

Pork Pie In The Sky: Taking Veterinarian Services Online and Into the Cloud

By Doug MacDougald, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, South West Ontario Veterinary Services. Stratford is known for being surrounded by a rich agricultural region with some of the best farmland and livestock production in Canada. South West Ontario Veterinary Services is … Continue reading…

Digital Media in Stratford High Schools: Another groundbreaker

Stratford is on the forefront of education again, this time in the field of digital media with new ‘Specialist High Skills Major’ programs: one in Arts & Culture, and the other in Information & Communication Technology. Stratford blazed a trail … Continue reading…

Get On Board: Broadband is the new railroad

Lou Zacharilla, one the founders of the Intelligent Community Forum writes on how the advent of the railroad was instrumental to the prosperity of cities, towns, villages and crossroads. It’s all about access and reach. He saw the analogy in … Continue reading…

Smart Power, Smart Grid, Smart City

By Jac Vanderbaan, Chief Operating Officer, Festival Hydro Inc. Over the past several years, there has been much talk about the “smart grid” in North America.  And in most cases it has been just a lot of talk about what … Continue reading…