Media

Here are links to some of the press regarding Stratford as an Intelligent Community, and its re-positioning as a technology centre specializing in digital media:

The Stratford Beacon Herald “i-Canada wants Net to unite nation” November, 2011

Ideas Magazine “The Second Home of Shakespeare — Stratford, where Culture and Technology Meet” (Chinese) November, 2011

The Stratford Beacon Herald “Stratford makes 2012 smart-city short list of 21 wired cities” October, 2011

Stratford Gazette “City back in Smart21″ October, 2011

The Stratford Citizen “Stratford named Smart21 Community of 2012 October, 2011

CJCS Radio “Stratford is a Smart21 Community” October, 2011

The Stratford Beacon Herald “ICF report card tells city how it can upgrade its grade” August, 2011

 The Stratford Beacon Herald “City persists on intelligent city title” July, 2011

The Stratford Beacon Herald “Stratford fails to win smart city crown” June, 2011

The Stratford Beacon Herald “Bieber tweets his support” June, 2011

The Stratford Beacon Herald “Cities can be small and smart, mayor says” June, 2011

The Stratford Beacon Herald “Beitz covering smart city contest in New York City” June, 2011

The Stratford Beacon Herald “Stratford already a winner at smart city forum” June, 2011

The Stratford Beacon Herald “Beacon Herald in New York for smart city bid” May, 2011

The Stratford Beacon Herald “Mayor praises city’s smarts” June, 2011

The Stratford Beacon Herald “Stratford leading new Renaissance, says ICF leader” April, 2011

The Stratford Citizen “ICF judge: Stratford “leading the renaissance” April 5, 2011

The Stratford Beacon Herald “City’s digital reinvention pays dividends” March, 2011

ITBusiness.ca “Ontario home to two ‘intelligent communities’ for 2011″ March, 2011

The Stratford Beacon Herald “Stratford’s intelligence leading the way” February, 2011

CTV News “Stratford, Windsor among ‘most intelligent communities’” January, 2011

The Intelligent Community Forum “Top 7 Cities: “By Year, Region and Population” January, 2011

The Stratford Gazette “Smart City”, January 27, 2011

Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance “i-Canada Congratulates Stratford and Windsor-Essex on Top Seven Status” January 24, 2011

The Toronto Star “Stratford and Windsor-Essex among most intelligent communities, but what about Toronto?” January 21, 2011

The Stratford Citizen “We Did It”, January 20, 2011

The Stratford Beacon Herald “City as Smart as They Come” October, 2010

The Toronto Star “Windsor, Stratford on list of world’s most intelligent communities”, January 20, 2011

The Stratford Beacon Herald “Stratford Named Smart City” October, 2010

The Stratford Beacon Herald “New goal: Smart 21 to Top 7″ September, 2010

The Toronto Star “Art meets high-tech in the new Stratford”, June 19, 2010