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Alan Turing Institute mobilised to inform London's response to Covid-19 lockdown
14 May 2020
The Odysseus project’s overall goal is to help manage the Covid-19 crisis, inform the return to normality, and act as a springboard to London’s economy in the long term.
London to transform streets to prepare for increase in cycling and walking
07 May 2020
Mayor Sadiq Khan and Transport for London said the UK capital needs to prepare for a possible 10-fold increase in cycling and five-fold increase in walking when lockdown restrictions are eased.
Coronavirus: TfL trials longer-lasting anti-viral cleaner
11 Mar 2020
Enhanced cleaning will be introduced across all TfL transport but the public must continue to follow handwashing advice, the authority stressed.
London deploys AI for cycle route planning
17 Jan 2020
The sensors use AI to detect road users and decide which mode of transport they are using. A trial found that the Vivacity sensors are up to 98 per cent more accurate than manual methods.
London advances towards 4G coverage on the Tube
02 Jan 2020
Several telcos have signed up for the trial to prepare for the roll-out of 4G across one of London’s most challenging environments.
London receives £4 million investment for EV infrastructure
23 Dec 2019
The investment will see more than 1,000 EV charging points deployed across 29 London boroughs from next year, building on the 1,500-strong network already installed.
TfL revokes Uber’s licence in London
25 Nov 2019
TfL cited “a pattern of failures” by the taxi company, including several related to safety. Uber will appeal.
New data reveals London's most polluted streets
26 Jul 2019
In the first eight months of operation, high levels of air pollution were detected by 40 per cent of the sensors in the Breathe London network.
London introduces world's first 24-hour ultra low emission zone
08 Apr 2019
Londoners will breathe cleaner air with NOx road transport emissions estimated to fall by 45 per cent in the zone.
Enforcement system aims to reduce road danger at Rotherhithe Tunnel
03 Apr 2019
Technology allows Transport for London operators to view live camera feeds and record video footage showing traffic contraventions at the East London tunnel.
How the holistic approach is central to the Covid-19 recovery
SmartCitiesWorld talks to Lauren Sorkin, acting executive director of the Global Resilient Cities Network, on how cities can rebuild post Covid-19.
01 Jun 2020
Could FWA be the answer to keeping people connected during the global pandemic?
26 May 2020
Audio should play a central role in smart city planning
22 May 2020
Preparing tomorrow’s city and utility workforce, today
06 May 2020
OnDemand WEBINAR: Unify City Operations to Ensure Safe, Reliable, and Resilient Services
06 May 2020
WEBINAR: Women in Mobility and the Future of Transport
05 May 2020
OnDemand WEBINAR: Women in Mobility and the Future of Transport
21 Jul 2020
IoT in Telecoms Online Conference 2020
15 Sep 2020
2020 Wellbeing Cities Forum
04 Nov 2020
IoT Tech Expo North America 2020 - Santa Clara Convention Center, CA
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