Tyler Farmer is the Manager of Special Projects & Marketing Strategy at the Information and Communications Technology Council (ICTC). Prior to joining ICTC, Tyler worked in Nova Scotia’s economic development and tech eco-system collaborating with regional partners to develop world-class programs and projects focused on demand-side innovation, skill development, capacity building, and labour market research. Tyler holds a degree in Marketing and Information Technology, a certificate in Public Policy and Management, and has been trained as a Certified General Accountant (CGA). Through his journey, Tyler remains passionate about tech––specifically its intersection with traditional industries, digital privacy, and supporting the growth of Canadian businesses.
Experimenting with procurement and partnerships for smart cities technologies in Canada