Sidra Mahmood

Responsable du design

Équipe chargée de l'engagement numérique et des données clients à Emploi et Développement social Canada

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As a Design Lead currently working within Benefits Modernization at ESDC, Sidra is committed to using data and empathy- driven design practices as well as policy analysis to improve the usability of critical government services. Their goal is to simplify digital processes to create meaningful civic tech participation particularly for communities experiencing marginalization. Prior to this role, they were a recipient of the 2020 Code for Canada Fellowship, and before that, a proud core member of the City of Toronto’s Open Data team.

Sidra has lived all over the world but now calls Toronto home. They are an avid hackathon participant and frequent speaker at UX, open source, and civic tech conferences. In their spare time, they enjoy DJing, camping, and are the proud parent of two retired racing greyhounds.


Études de cas canadiens : « Policy Difference Engine »

03/11/2021 13.20 - 14.00

Études de cas canadiennes, présentées en collaboration avec Code for CanadaChaîne 2Étude de cas

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In this presentation, Team Babel will discuss some of the challenges of creating and shipping products and services that are policy dependent. Next, they will talk about an approach called Rules as Code (RaC) which has the potential to address some of these challenges. Lastly, they will show the prototype they have built using the RaC... voir plus