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Investors and start-ups highlight what's holding Israel's smart cities back

Investors and start-ups highlight what's holding Israel's smart cities back

A recent event highlighted the difficulty smart city technology companies have breaking into the urban space and getting the ear of municipalities.

Venn raises $40m to reinvent urban living

Venn raises $40m to reinvent urban living

The start-up has developed a replicable neighbourhood revitalisation and business model that aims to deliver a social return on investment.

Tel Aviv launches digital city currency pilot

Tel Aviv launches digital city currency pilot

The currency aims to strengthen the local economy, help tackle the cost of living, enhance city life and increase community involvement.

Murata stages second IoT hackathon in Israel

Murata stages second IoT hackathon in Israel

Last year’s winners are collaborating on joint solutions for the healthcare industry with the electronics company
Podcast: Take off your tech goggles, with Ben Green, author of The Smart Enough City

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Podcast: Take off your tech goggles, with Ben Green, author of The Smart Enough City

Green offers insights into why technology is not an end in itself and how cities can be “smart enough,” using technology to promote democracy and equity.

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