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How smart city investment can unlock economic growth

How smart city investment can unlock economic growth

Over five years, smart cities can raise GDP per capita by 21 per cent and population growth by 13 per cent, says a new report

NYC, Amsterdam and Barcelona launch Cities Coalition for Digital Rights

NYC, Amsterdam and Barcelona launch Cities Coalition for Digital Rights

The new Cities Coalition for Digital Rights marks the first time that cities have come together to protect digital rights on a global level.

42 cities agree on principles for responsible platforms

42 cities agree on principles for responsible platforms

At Smart City Expo World Congress this week, 42 global cities agreed to 10 principles to help them capitalise on the platform economy, while avoiding risks.

Bee Smart City partners with Labcities

Bee Smart City partners with Labcities

The merging companies take the next step towards forming the world’s largest smart city network and community

Mastercard announces global network for urban co-development

Mastercard announces global network for urban co-development

Technology and Entrepreneurship Centre at Harvard to run learning exchange for city CIOs

FIWARE and TM Forum launch standards programme for scalable smart city solutions

FIWARE and TM Forum launch standards programme for scalable smart city solutions

The initiative aims to help cities scale up their use of data and foster the development of portable, scalable city solutions.