Beyond Disruption 9: Exponential Edmonton with Mayor Don Iveson

May 15, 2019

In this episode of the Beyond Disruption podcast, we’re at the SingularityU Canada Summit 2019 with Don Iveson, the Mayor of Edmonton.

You’ll discover:

  • Why SingularityU is crucial for policymakers, technologists, and entrepreneurs.
  • The reason why Edmonton is an innovation hub.
  • How is technology at the social level impacting the government?
  • Why was Edmonton the quickest growing city for home sharing companies?
  • What’s happening in the tech ecosystem the world needs to know about.

Connect with Don Iveson

Don Iveson (, @doniveson) was elected Mayor in 2013 and has led Edmonton’s change into a more uplifting, resilient and globally competitive city. Harnessing new determination among Edmontonians, he is centered on the advantages of growing an opportunity economy, building a more family-friendly city, and accelerating our leadership on energy and climate.

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