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Digital twin created for new Indian smart city

Digital twin created for new Indian smart city

City development, Amaravati, will incorporate technologies that seek to revolutionise development, planning, operations and citizen engagement

London moves towards planning data automation

London moves towards planning data automation

London is working to create a ‘live hub’ of planning and development information by 2020.

MIT flags privacy risks around mobility data

MIT flags privacy risks around mobility data

MIT researchers say mobility data is a “double-edged sword” – it could be possible for individuals to be identified.

US mayors launch smart cities institute

US mayors launch smart cities institute

The aim of the US Conference of Mayors is to provide participating mayors with a clear path forward for a major smart initiative and framework

Urban start-ups address cities' pressing issues

Urban start-ups address cities' pressing issues

Electric mobility, waste analytics, robotics and building automation all feature in the latest cohort of start-ups chosen for the Urban-X accelerator

Siemens opens smart campus in Zug

Siemens opens smart campus in Zug

It is one of the first projects to use building information modelling for design and construction and features the latest building automation, security and fire safety technology