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Can living walls make our cities smarter and more sustainable?

Can living walls make our cities smarter and more sustainable?

Vertical Field is collaborating with academia to study the impact of smart living walls in urban settings in terms of the environment, human health and wellbeing.

Arcadis launches smart city start-up programme

Arcadis launches smart city start-up programme

The programme, powered by US seed accelerator Techstars, targets start-ups with innovative solutions that will help shape the cities of the future.

Cities urged to get in the autonomous driving seat

Cities urged to get in the autonomous driving seat

Report from Siemens urges urban areas to use connected and autonomous vehicles to refocus urban environments on citizens rather than cars

LA plans for energy resilience

LA plans for energy resilience

City’s plan sets targets to reduce greenhouse gases by three-fifths by 2035

Empowering city staff and residents

Empowering city staff and residents

IBI Group has launched a smart city platform based on open data principles to connect stakeholders with services

$50,000 prizes for smart city start-ups

$50,000 prizes for smart city start-ups

New York’s hub for smart cities, smart grid and clean energy, the Urban Future Lab, is calling for entries for its contest and incubator programme