People and Skills
People and Skills
Enter a search term
PEOPLE & SKILLS
Ebooks / Spotlights
How can public services break silos to get smarter?
01 Mar 2021
Covid-19’s unprecedented digital transformation calls for an approach that breaks down silos.
Beyond the pandemic: the technology that will remain part of our smart cities
15 Feb 2021
Covid-19 has brought new kinds of technology into our lives but which will remain beyond the pandemic?
The future of public safety: why smart cities need to look to the cloud
08 Feb 2021
Only truly open systems can protect a city’s citizens, argues Eagle Eye Networks Rishi Lodhia
Reviving smart cities with edge computing and 5G
01 Feb 2021
How can edge computing and 5G help cities rebuild post Covid? Two executives from Wipro explain how.
Smart cities: the next frontier for cybercriminals
18 Jan 2021
Safeguarding smart cities is a complex, yet essential, task requiring a three pronged approach, writes Sectigo’s Alan Grau.
Think tank: what is infrastructure for?
11 Jan 2021
In the latest in our series of opinions from our Advisory Board, Mott MacDonald’s Clare Wildfire argues the potential of smart infrastructure will need new ways of thinking.
The future of smart city technology
02 Dec 2020
Imagination and vision is required to enable successful digital transformation in our cities, writes Huawei’s Nadim Abdulrahim.
Jointly building a smart city helps us all enjoy better urban lives
24 Nov 2020
Closed ecosystems mean limited choices, limited innovation, limited success, writes York Yuekun.
Rebuilding tomorrow’s smart cities with a people first approach
23 Nov 2020
Cities need to invest in its number one asset - its people - in the wake of Covid-19, writes Michael Proman, Managing Director, Scrum Ventures
How Covid-19 has made smart cities smarter than ever
16 Nov 2020
Covid-19 is speeding up the changes to our transport networks, writes Mark Nicholson, CEO of Vivacity Labs
Think tank: why 5G is not the cure all for economy recovery
09 Nov 2020
In the latest in our series of opinions from SCW board members, Libellium CEO Alicia Asín argues we shouldn’t be hyperconnected for hyperconnection’s sake.
How collaboration can improve the emergency services and protect us all
05 Nov 2020
The emergency services can benefit from a more integrated and innovative approach, writes Huawei’s Nadim Abdulrahim.
Breaking down regulatory barriers is key to achieve smarter cities
02 Nov 2020
Governments need to prioritise dynamic regulation when it comes to policy-making.
Think Tank: collaboration, as much as tech, will rebuild smart cities
26 Oct 2020
In the first of a new series, SCW board members will write about the burning issues facing smart cities. First is Jacques Vermeulen, Nokia’s Director of Future Cities.
Q&A: Huawei's Hong-Eng Koh on the value of digital transformation
23 Oct 2020
Hong-Eng Koh discusses how data is central to a smart city and the value technology offers.
Why World Metropolitan Day is a time to rethink the future of the city
12 Oct 2020
World Metropolitan Day is more than "just another international day", writes Oscar Chamat, Research and Policy Officer at Metropolis.
Control of data debate could finally come out in the wash
05 Oct 2020
A new battle is starting over the control of data, writes Shiv Malik, Head of Growth for Streamr
The Value of Life in Smart Cities
24 Sep 2020
SmartCitiesWorld talks to Huawei’s York Yue about how smart city technology can change society.
Smart Cities could save the world – until there’s a cybersecurity emergency
21 Sep 2020
Without robust cybersecurity systems, smart cities are flawed, writes Palo Alto’s Haider Pasha.
Iskandar shows Malaysia’s smart cities’ promise but only if they keep citizens in mind
17 Aug 2020
Malaysia can show how to build a smart city from scratch but it’s not without its challenges, writes Skymind CEO Shawn Tan
With AI, Yanbu has become smarter and safer
30 Jul 2020
Yanbu has used Huawei’s Intelligent Traffic Management system to make a smarter, safer and better city, writes Thamer Anwar Noori, Royal Commission Yanbu
Fibre can transform society but only if governments are prepared to give a helping hand
27 Jul 2020
Governments need to do more to help fibre providers widen their networks, writes Stuart Large, Product Line Director & Business Development at Fotech.
Without smart transport networks, smart cities’ potential will not be realised
22 Jul 2020
Cities need to implement intelligent road management solutions in order to support citizens and businesses, writes Hong-Eng KOH, Global Chief Government Industry Scientist, Huawei.
Coming together to manage uncertainty
06 Jul 2020
Coronavirus presents all of us with the unprecedented and one advantage of our digital age is the ability to look further afield for advice.
How consumer tech is making Stockholm run more smoothly
Smartphones are proving to be an unusual but effective tool in improving the quality of roads in Sweden.
08 Mar 2021
Austin approves release of funds for mobility projects
08 Mar 2021
Bloomberg announces second round of grants initiative for arts-driven street redesigns
08 Mar 2021
Eindhoven social housing development integrates a vertical forest
01 Mar 2021
White Paper: Edge computing and AI - the foundations of the best in class smart city
09 Feb 2021
Insight Report: Distributed Acoustic Sensors and the Smart Cities of the Future
03 Feb 2021
Research Report: How smart is your office?
Advertise with Us
Terms and Conditions
© 2021 SmartCitiesWorld
2nd Floor, St Mary Abchurch House, 123 Cannon Street, London, EC4N 5AU