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Five ‘holistic’ tech trends set to shape smart cities in 2020

Five ‘holistic’ tech trends set to shape smart cities in 2020

ABI Research’s analysts have identified 35 trends that will shape the technology market and lead to cities developing advanced urban strategies over the next 12 months.

Digital twins could form the "end game" for optimum smart city design

Digital twins could form the "end game" for optimum smart city design

Research finds that urban digital twinning and city modelling technology is having a transformative effect on how cities are designed, monitored, and managed.

Threat factors drive up cities' resilience spending

Threat factors drive up cities' resilience spending

City governments around the world are becoming more aware of making sure their cities can withstand or recover quickly from unpredictable events and disasters.

Is the near future electric?

Is the near future electric?

Electric vehicle mileage share will exceed 20 per cent by 2030 but only two per cent of all vehicles shipping in 2018 are expected to be electric, finds new report

The softer side of smart cities

The softer side of smart cities

Report from ABI Research finds that cities need to address the softer aspects of livability linked to healthcare and education

Singapore tops the smart city rankings

Singapore tops the smart city rankings

The smart nation scored highest across all innovation criteria in ABI Research’s ranking of megacities beating the likes of Dubai, London and New York