• Hillary Hartley, Chief Digital Officer, Government of Ontario
    November 20, 2017
    A few weeks ago, I had the chance to participate in the Connected150 conference and spend some time with our colleagues in the Canadian Digital Service (CDS).
  • Sean Boots, Developer
    November 6, 2017
    A few weeks ago, we opened our public recruitment campaign, looking for designers, developers, data scientists, product managers, and engagement experts. On the developer stream, a number of people have reached out to ask which technology platforms and programming languages we work in. It’s a great question! One of the exciting parts of joining CDS at such an early stage in our existence is that you’ll have a chance to shape how our technology choices...
  • Mario Garneau, Mithula Naik and Ryan Androsoff
    October 24, 2017
    It’s an exciting time at the Canadian Digital Service (CDS) as we start rolling up our sleeves and digging into our first service delivery projects, while we are working hard on choosing our next partnership opportunities. One of our partners in these early projects is Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC).
  • Annie Leblond, Communications
    September 29, 2017
    Tomorrow, September 30, is International Translation Day. For me, talking about digital in French is a challenge: properly naming new technologies and especially - especially - not losing sight of the fact that we are addressing “real people”. Thinking of users first, making them central to our work - that also comes into play with the words that we choose.
  • Chris Govias, Design
    September 21, 2017
    After a short sabbatical and a decade in the U.K., I’m delighted to announce that I’m going to be the first Chief of Design with the Canadian Digital Service, a new initiative by the Government of Canada.