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London signs up to international smart city coalition
17 May 2019
The Greater London Authority has joined Open & Agile Smart Cities, the international network that supports cities and communities in their digital transformation.
Mastercard and Kisio help passengers book entire trip in one app
14 May 2019
By embedding payment and security technology into trip planning and ticketing capabilities, transportation providers and cities can move towards mobility-as-a-service solutions.
Which cities make the climate change A-list?
13 May 2019
The international non-profit, CDP, has awarded 43 global cities the top grade for climate leadership and action in its first ranking on climate change.
New York and San Francisco rank as most expensive cities for construction
12 May 2019
A comparison study reports that the cities face unique challenges and, overall, the construction sector and its clients must invest in areas such as digitalisation and resiliency.
London tops smart and sustainable ranking
09 May 2019
The UK capital leads IESE Business School’s Cities in Motion Index, ahead of New York and Amsterdam, but the study also highlights some shortcomings.
The smart home race is on
30 Apr 2019
David Walker, head of property, Hyperoptic, highlights the importance of digital infrastructure to property developers and argues that connectivity increasingly gives a competitive edge.
Think bigger: How to scale smart city pilots
26 Apr 2019
Experts share what it takes to move smart city initiatives beyond the pilot stage.
The case for the slow smart city
25 Apr 2019
Smart cities aim to make urban life more efficient – but for citizens’ sake they need to slow down, says Lakshmi Priya Rajendran, Senior Research Fellow in Future Cities, Anglia Ruskin University.
Lime and Octopus team for a greener London
25 Apr 2019
Lime warehouses, which charge Lime-E electric assist bike batteries, are being powered by clean and renewable energy in the UK capital.
Interactive map tracks the smart mobility progress of 100 cities
23 Apr 2019
Frost & Sullivan’s data-driven study found that none of the cities achieved a score that would qualify them to be termed smart mobility leaders.
Belfast pilots digital currencies to ‘nudge’ citizen behaviour
Belfast City Council is exploring the use of digital currencies to boost the city economy, meet environmental goals and help citizens become healthier.
16 May 2019
How edge computing will drive intelligent transportation
13 May 2019
How intelligent car navigation could improve city traffic conditions
07 May 2019
No ticket to ride: Why the transport industry needs to keep up with the demand for mobile
03 Apr 2019
Smart cities - Beyond the hype
25 Mar 2019
Connected Kiosk: The information hubs of smart and connected cities
19 Mar 2019
Building Better Places: Smart buildings for sustainability and personalisation
22 May 2019
Urban Future Global Conference
03 Jun 2019
ITS European Congress 2019
04 Jun 2019
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