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Toronto accelerates its transformation to digital payments and services
06 May 2021
The city council has approved a contract with PayIt Digital Government and will jointly design a digital experience and platform to enable digital payments to be made to the city.
AWS and Urban SDK collaborate to help modernise public sector operations
10 Mar 2021
Urban SDK said it will work to bypass common constraints in the public sector, including having localised servers to store data and mitigating security and other concerns.
Govtech acquisition to deliver new community insights and analytics platform
05 Mar 2021
Civic engagement tech provider Zencity is acquiring data analytics and community polling company Elucd to provide stronger, data-driven strategic guidance to state and local leaders.
Pandemic drives £500m into top GovTech start-ups
21 Jan 2021
Core to the boom in GovTech development and investment is the recognition of a new digital focus by governments which have been forced towards digital adoption through the pandemic.
New urban use cases to propel cities' rapid uptake of digital twins
06 Jan 2021
Key factors behind the growth of digital twins include Covid-19 requirements in terms of achieving increased resilience levels and optimised asset and demand-response resource management.
Singapore continues its drive to build a pool of smart city innovators
24 Aug 2020
The number of applications to the Smart Nation Scholarship scheme increased again this year with awardees undergoing rigorous training and taking on key roles in national projects.
CivStart and Govlaunch team to bridge gap between start-ups and local governments
05 Jun 2020
To help navigate the challenging public sector marketplace, start-ups entering CivStart’s accelerator programme will receive 24 months of customer and product development, network building and expert guidance.
Singapore pilots robot dog to assist safe distancing in parks
12 May 2020
The four-legged robot called Spot, which is fitted with safety sensors to detect objects and people in its path, is being deployed over a 3km stretch in a section of Bishan-Ang Mo Kio Park.
LOTI unveils dashboard for improved tech governance in London
15 Nov 2019
The dashboard aims to provide transparent and easily accessible information that will enable the capital city’s 32 boroughs to map and coordinate technologies, contracts and IT capabilities.
Accelerator aims to connect civic tech start-ups and government
23 Jul 2019
CivStart wants to ensure govtech products aren’t developed in a vacuum by providing state and local government leaders’ guidance at the outset.
Govtech start-up workspace to open in heart of Westminster
01 May 2019
A collaboration between venture firm, Public, and the accelerator, Huckletree, aims to bring technologists and government closer together to help transform public services.
16 Jun 2021
The role of artificial intelligence in the fight against Covid-19
Cities have been putting data at the heart of treating coronavirus.
Smart lighting: why we are discussing it again
A hydrogen-fuelled city – a practical reality for the UK or a pipe dream?
Watch: Area X.0 and Accenture – Driving the future of mobility and smart cities
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WEBINAR: Connected and autonomous vehicles: how to deal with data?
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