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Last mile delivery robot deployed on university campus
29 Sep 2020
Aalto University Campus near Helsinki in Finland piloted the platform from Last Mile Autonomous Delivery, which provides another way of getting goods to customers during the pandemic.
European Commission names Leuven as capital of innovation
28 Sep 2020
The Belgian city actively involves its citizens in the creation and testing of new ideas and was praised for its ground-breaking collaboration model.
Finnish cities collaborate on circular economy operating model
02 Apr 2020
Tampere, Espoo and Turku aim to create a model where cities, businesses, research organisations and citizens can develop neighbourhoods in line with circular economy principles.
How to power smart cities in a clean, low-carbon future
22 Nov 2019
Microgrids transform urban energy into localised, efficient, resilient and sustainable systems, and investment in them will be critical to the future operation of the energy system, says Ian Lloyd, Strategic Growth Manager, Siemens.
ViaVan launches first- and last-mile transit solution in Finland
17 Sep 2019
Transit solution will allow residents of the Helsinki suburb of Espoo to book on-demand rides and connect to train and Metro stations in the operating zone.
Taoyuan named Intellligent Community of the Year
04 Jul 2019
The Taiwanese city was chosen after a year-long evaluation that includes quantitative analysis of extensive data as well as a site visit.
City scooters come to Helsinki
26 Mar 2019
Vuosaari, the largest district in Finland’s capital city, is to pilot a regular kick scooter and electric scooter service, supported by 30 city scooter stations.
On-demand boat service to ease Helsinki island trips
09 Nov 2018
Bout is a for-profit peer-to-peer platform for on-demand boat rides
Helsinki offers citizens personal training for climate change
24 Oct 2018
The mayors of Helsinki, Espoo, Vantaa and Kauniainen are helping citizens in the city’s metropolitan area to make climate-friendly choices in everyday lives
Helsinki bike-share scheme to use AI
11 Jul 2018
Moventia and CityBike Finland go live with artificial intelligence technology to help optimise Helsinki’s bike-share scheme
Espoo named most intelligent community
07 Jun 2018
The Finnish city becomes the first European city to claim the top award in the Intelligent Community Forum programme since 2011
From smart city to intelligent community
15 Feb 2018
Taiwan and Canada lead the way in intelligent communities, according to the Intelligent Community Forum
Espoo opts for renewable diesel
05 Jan 2018
The Finnish city introduces Neste MY Renewable Diesel to take a step closer to becoming carbon-neutral
ICF names 2018 Smart21 Communities
30 Oct 2017
List of semi-finalists includes cities, and counties from Canada, Taiwan, Australia, the US, Finland and France
VVO Group signs up to Digita IoT network
24 Nov 2016
The rental apartment and housing service provider will use an IoT-based solution to measure temperature and humidity
Realising the true value of data
In an extract from our Sydney City Profile, we explore how the city’s Smart City Strategy Framework aims to help transform raw data into actionable knowledge.
18 Jan 2021
Smart cities: the next frontier for cybercriminals
11 Jan 2021
Think tank: what is infrastructure for?
04 Jan 2021
Covid-19 is ushering a new era in government services
16 Dec 2020
SmartCitiesWorld City Profile – Sydney
19 Nov 2020
Insight Report: Smart waste, an opportunity cities should not trash
27 Oct 2020
OnDemand WEBINAR: The rise of autonomous mobility and its role in the new normal era
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