Events for May 22, 2024 – Digital Nova Scotia – Leading Digital Industry

Public Sector Innovation Show – Atlantic

Halifax Convention Centre 1650 Argyle St, Halifax

Delivering an Agile and Responsive Public Service The public sector in Atlantic Canada has been on a remarkable journey of innovation, continuously striving to provide improved services to its citizens. Yet, as individuals become accustomed to the convenience of digital tools in their everyday lives, the public sector faces the challenge of matching these experiences and, crucially, ensuring trust and security in service delivery. Our upcoming conference offers a dynamic platform where innovation, digital strategies, and the seamless integration of technology come together to redefine the landscape of the public sector. Join us to unlock the potential of tomorrow today. Secure your spot and become a catalyst for change, contributing to a more agile, responsive public sector that not only enhances the experience of your colleagues and employees but, most importantly, enriches the lives of the people in the Atlantic provinces. Together, we can shape a brighter future for all. Where The Halifax Convention Centre When May 22nd, 2024 Start: 8:00 AM ET   A Sneak Peek of Our Speakers Natasha Clarke Deputy Minister, Cyber Security and Digital Solutions (CSDS) Government of Nova Scotia Christopher Clissold Chief Information Officer, Director General IT, IM Administration and Privacy Department of Veterans Affairs Wendy MacDermott […]

Introductory Programming: Unix Shell, Git and Python

This is a beginner level series that is hands-on, covering the fundamentals of Unix Shell, Version Control with Git and Python. This includes data types, conditional statements, loops and functions, as well as program design, version control, data management, and task automation. Participants will be encouraged to help one another and to apply what they have learned to their own research problems. The goal is to teach the practical knowledge needed to start programming, debugging and using Python in everyday tasks. Prerequisites: no previous knowledge of the tools that will be presented, nor previous programming experience, but intermediate level experience with a computer is highly recommended. DETAILS & REGISTER