City demonstrates how easy it is to vote online

Guelph, ON, September 2, 2014 – Tomorrow night City staff will demonstrate just how they have made voting easy for the 2014 Municipal Election.

City staff will be joined by Nicole Goodman, Research Director, Centre for e-Democracy Assistant Professor, Munk School of Global Affairs, University of Toronto for a presentation on this year’s voting options and a demonstration of the online voting system.

Those in attendance, media and members of the public, will have the opportunity to participate in a mock election, using the online voting system. Where possible, participants are encouraged to bring their own mobile device; however, computers will also be available for the mock election.

What

City of Guelph’s 2014 Internet Voting Presentation

Who

Stephen O’Brien, City Clerk
Jennifer Slater, Elections Coordinator and Records/Information Specialist
Nicole Goodman, Research Director, Centre for e-Democracy Assistant Professor, Munk School of Global Affairs, University of Toronto

Where

Council Chambers, City Hall
1 Carden Street

When

Wednesday, September 3, 2014
6 – 7:30 p.m.

For more information

Stephen O’Brien
City Clerk
Corporate and Human Resources
Office of the City Clerk
519-822-1260  extension 5644
stephen.obrien@guelph.ca