Monthly Archives: February 2012

The Triple Helix: Public Meets Private Meets Education

The Economic Development Journal of Canada recently published an article by Stratford Mayor Dan Mathieson on the strategic role of “triple helix” relationships between the public, private an education sectors in Stratford’s emergence as a technology centre focused on digital … Continue reading…

A City With a Future

By Tom Parisi, Regional Vice President, Huron Perth Oxford Region, RBC Royal Bank As a resident of Stratford for over nine years, I take great pride in hearing once again that Stratford was recognized as a Top Seven Intelligent Community of the Year … Continue reading…

Solar + Wi-Fi = One Smart Grid

A WHOLE NEW TAKE ON THE DEMONSTRATION SPORT OF POLE SITTING Pole sitting was a craze in the 1920s. We still aren’t sure why. We think there are better things to do with utility poles. Stratford’s city-owned electrical utility company, … Continue reading…

Making the Future in Stratford

By Tobi Day-Hamilton, Director Advancement and Public Affairs, Stratford Campus, University of Waterloo Five years ago, a University of Waterloo campus in Stratford was just a dream. We imagined what it would be like, the students we would have, the research we’d … Continue reading…