The Plan’s 28 initiatives will transform Chicago into a city where technology fuels opportunity, inclusion, engagement, and innovation, benefitting the City and its residents by driving impact in one or more of the following seven areas:


Cutting costs/improving taxpayer and government finances


Improving the type of services/information provided by the City


Bringing Chicagoans together to solve issues through innovation


Providing access to the Internet, computers, software, and support


Developing computer skills and a level of comfort in becoming digitally active


Creating new jobs


Attracting/retaining Science, Technology, Engineering, Math professionals