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Virginia to undertake statewide survey to develop data governance policy

Virginia to undertake statewide survey to develop data governance policy

The state’s chief data officer will develop a data governance policy to streamline data-sharing and protection and address issues such as security and privacy.

Council announces the 10 finalists for Smart Cities Readiness Challenge

Council announces the 10 finalists for Smart Cities Readiness Challenge

The US Smart Cities Council said trends this year include a focus on regional collaboration and two finalists are trying to give their communities a second life.

Australia and New Zealand launch smart city code

Australia and New Zealand launch smart city code

Released by the Smart Cities Council and Green Building Council of Australia, the code addresses issues around connectivity, data insights and digital planning practices

Smart Cities Council and Tr3Dent look to bring smart cities to life faster

Smart Cities Council and Tr3Dent look to bring smart cities to life faster

The Smart Cities Council and Tr3Dent are collaborating to introduce a ‘project activator’ to help cities advance from vision to beneficial funded projects

Coalition explores impact of smart cities

Coalition explores impact of smart cities

Corporate, government and academic experts are joining forces to build a roadmap and business case for urban transformation

Fairfax County to become a beacon of smartness

Fairfax County to become a beacon of smartness

The readiness challenge finalist for 2018 has partnered with the Smart Cities Council in the US to host a Readiness Workshop to tackle key smart city challenges