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Smart cities: Will they ad up?

Smart cities: Will they ad up?

Advertising in smart cities throws up a lot of questions. Now’s a good time to talk about them.

Nokia’s bet on a programmable city pays off

Nokia’s bet on a programmable city pays off

Paul Adams, Nokia Networks, talks to Smart Cities World about Nokia’s role in Bristol’s smart city initiative.

The three biggest challenges to building a commutable smart city

The three biggest challenges to building a commutable smart city

Radim Cmar, Sygic, examines how we capitalise on the benefits of smart transportation solutions while avoiding negative repercussions.

Cisco, Dortmund and the art of reinvention

Cisco, Dortmund and the art of reinvention

Sarah Wray talks to Mirko Bass about Cisco’s role in Dortmund’s smart city transformation.


San Diego: Creating a scalable smart city

San Diego: Creating a scalable smart city

Sarah Wray talks to Austin Ashe, General Manager of Intelligent Cities at Current by GE.

Are Europe’s cities ready for autonomous mobility?

Are Europe’s cities ready for autonomous mobility?

Giel Mertens, Sami Angsthelm & Sophie Rasbash, Bax & Company outline three steps to help European cities move ahead with autonomous mobility.

Three ways autonomous vehicles will impact families

Three ways autonomous vehicles will impact families

Smart Design’s Jasper Dekker explores how AVs could change the way families travel and interact, and encourage more households to shift from car ownership to sharing.

Future transport: From MaaS to the Internet of Mobility

Future transport: From MaaS to the Internet of Mobility

Iomob CEO, Boyd Cohen, explores the new models required to enable fair and more effective city mobility.

Why open standards are the key to truly smart cities

Why open standards are the key to truly smart cities

Smart cities require information to flow freely between systems and cities. This will only happen when multiple vendors adopt open standards, says Dr Michelle Supper, The Open Group.