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University of artificial intelligence announced for Abu Dhabi

University of artificial intelligence announced for Abu Dhabi

The university plans to introduce a new model of academia and research to the field of AI in the key areas of machine learning, computer vision and natural language processing.

Special Olympics World Games benefit from smart city tech

Special Olympics World Games benefit from smart city tech

A suite of geographic information systems tools will help people navigate their way to venues and facilities at the games taking place in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi airport harvests passenger energy

Abu Dhabi airport harvests passenger energy

Footsteps of around 8,000 travellers a day are being captured and converted into electrical energy to track footfall data and power lighting

Abu Dhabi completes smart city project

Abu Dhabi completes smart city project

City-wide project is designed to digitally transform the environmental, social, and financial aspects of urban life

Smart street furniture for Abu Dhabi

Smart street furniture for Abu Dhabi

The United Arab Emirates capital city has signed an agreement with JCDecaux to enhance the urban landscape to meet the needs of its connected mobile population

Ekin launches product portfolio in the US

Ekin launches product portfolio in the US

Company provides police departments, airports, shopping centres and municipalities with security technology
Podcast: The central role of cities in the sharing economy, with Chelsea Rustrum

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Podcast: The central role of cities in the sharing economy, with Chelsea Rustrum

There’s a big opportunity for cities to better harness the sharing economy to achieve municipal goals and give power back to the people, Rustrum says.