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Canada builds centre of excellence in 'open' smart cities

Canada builds centre of excellence in 'open' smart cities

A new national platform will make information about the issues and approaches associated with smart cities available and accessible to communities across the country.

South-east Asia's vision for smarter cities

South-east Asia's vision for smarter cities

Based on the experience of 26 ASEAN states, experts from the region have put forward a model approach for developing a smart city.

Council announces the 10 finalists for Smart Cities Readiness Challenge

Council announces the 10 finalists for Smart Cities Readiness Challenge

The US Smart Cities Council said trends this year include a focus on regional collaboration and two finalists are trying to give their communities a second life.

Vienna ranked top for smart city strategy

Vienna ranked top for smart city strategy

In Roland Berger’s second smart city index, 90 per cent of cities do not yet have an official and integrated smart city strategy

The ‘smartest neighbourhood in the world’ where citizens can trade their data

The ‘smartest neighbourhood in the world’ where citizens can trade their data

The Brainport Smart District (BSD) is being developed in Helmond’s Brandevoort area in the Netherlands

UrbanFootprint aims to help cities take smarter climate action

UrbanFootprint aims to help cities take smarter climate action

The urban planning software company is partnering with Local Governments for Sustainability USA to help reduce emissions and mitigate the impact of climate change