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Covid-19 accelerates the adoption of smart city tech to build resilience

Covid-19 accelerates the adoption of smart city tech to build resilience

Drones, new types of surveillance, digital twins and real-time dashboards are among the technologies that have emerged in new use cases by cities during the coronavirus pandemic, according to ABI Research.

WEF inaugurates global councils to restore trust in technology

WEF inaugurates global councils to restore trust in technology

The Global Fourth Industrial Revolution councils will work together to develop policy guidance and address governance gaps in areas such as AI, IoT and blockchain.

London ranked most “digitally ready” city

London ranked most “digitally ready” city

The ranking is based on Siemens’ Atlas of Digitalisation app, which aims to inspire “new thinking on the global journey to City 4.0".

Cisco helps Spain accelerate its digital transformation

Cisco helps Spain accelerate its digital transformation

The company will work with private and public sector organisations and governments to help the country realise its full digital potential

Paris Region Enterprises to unveil 35 AI start-ups at CES 2019

Paris Region Enterprises to unveil 35 AI start-ups at CES 2019

The French capital’s international agency promoting innovation and development will help the companies showcase solutions in the areas of smart cities and mobility as well as healthcare

Duisburg delegation on smart mission to China

Duisburg delegation on smart mission to China

The mayor of the German city is leading a government delegation to technology company Huawei in Shenzen to progress its plans to transform to a smart city