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Toolkit aims to help civic leaders make an impact
24 May 2019
A new resource focuses on the key stages of developing a smart city and contends that putting citizens and wellbeing central can result in more productive urban spaces.
Brazil unveils its newest smart city that puts people first
23 May 2019
Smart City Natal is a 170-hectare development from smart affordable housing company, Planet Smart City, and integrates architectural, digital, environmental and social innovation.
Dallas smart cities incubator announces first cohort
22 May 2019
Innov8te is also establishing Startup City Hall, which will provide senior leaders at the city a dedicated office in which to discuss ideas and solutions with the chosen companies.
BCN-NYC Affordable Housing Challenge winner announced
20 May 2019
A joint proposal from Columbia National University and Straddle 3 Barcelona has been chosen for the international BCN-NYC Affordable Housing Challenge.
Electric buses roll out in Northern France
17 May 2019
Keolis has begun operating 43 fully electric buses on three of the four new bus rapid transit routes in Amiens on behalf of Amiens Métropole.
Canada announces its Smart Cities Challenge winners
15 May 2019
Four cities have been chosen from 20 finalists, which spent the last year working with residents and partners to turn their smart ideas into practical plans.
Former Kansas City CIO launches smart city consultancy
14 May 2019
B2 Civic Solutions claims to have developed a replicable model for identifying, planning and resourcing smart solutions for communities of all sizes.
Smart city research initiative aims to develop results-driven playbook
08 May 2019
ESI ThoughtLab will define the cost benefits of smart city investments and provide city and business leaders with an evidence-based guide.
Revolutionising rubbish: Council trials tech that could make bin collections a thing of the past
03 May 2019
A UK council is trialling new technology that could allow residents and businesses to drastically reduce the amount of waste they produce and save money at the same time.
US Ignite launches smart city accelerator
02 May 2019
Benefits for participants include access to an eight-week training course, an opportunity to connect with Amazon mentors as well as up to 10,000 in AWS credits.
Cities want 5G to work – but terms and conditions apply
Martin Brynskov, Chairman, Open & Agile Smart Cities, says smart cities offer a huge market for telcos but notes that “terms and conditions apply".
23 May 2019
5G’s importance for smart cities has been underplayed
23 May 2019
Focus on safety and security when building your city’s autonomous vehicle strategy
21 May 2019
The role of 'cloud-to-flash' technology in protecting smart cities from cyber-attacks
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
03 Jun 2019
ITS European Congress 2019
04 Jun 2019
SCW Eindhoven Roundtable Discussion:
19 Jun 2019
IoT Tech Expo Europe 2019
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