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Action needed to get the clean energy transition back on track
13 May 2020
Unprecedented disruptions from the coronavirus pandemic risks cancelling out recent progress unless there is urgent action at national, regional and global levels.
Blockchain tool aims to tackle supply chain failures exposed by Covid-19
29 Apr 2020
The toolkit launched by the World Economic Forum aims to bring more transparency, trust and resilience to supply chains by offering a "shared truth".
WEF launches framework for "trustworthy use" of facial recognition technology
03 Mar 2020
The framework aims to operationalise use cases and is designed to be deployed and tested as a tool to mitigate risks from potential unethical practices of the technology.
Retailers rethink last-mile deliveries to reduce emissions and meet customer expectations
21 Feb 2020
A new report by eDelivery explores how retailers and carriers are looking for new ways to reduce carbon emissions and meet customer expectations of sustainability.
Is it time for us to forget passwords?
22 Jan 2020
A report by the World Economic Forum finds that freeing ourselves of passwords will make us safer and organisations more efficient.
Davos upgrades lighting ahead of WEF meeting
21 Jan 2020
Signify and Elektron have so far replaced 500 of the 1,000 streetlights with energy-efficient LEDs and connected 250 of those to its wireless lighting system.
E-commerce delivery emissions on track to increase 30% in cities by 2030
14 Jan 2020
A report by the World Economic Forum also finds that traffic congestion is expected to add the equivalent of 11 minutes to each passenger’s daily commute in the top 100 cities.
WEF helps governments scale up the circular economy
07 Nov 2019
Scale 360 aims to harness the potential of technology innovation and smart policy to fast-track the circular economy through nationally led challenges.
WEF provides cities with a pick-and-mix mobility framework
22 Jul 2019
The Shared, Electric and Automated Mobility Governance Framework is a set of sustainable mobility guidelines aimed at helping cities reduce congestion and pollution.
Measuring the value of blockchain
17 Jul 2019
The World Economic Forum and Accenture have designed a framework and visual roadmap with key questions to ask when building a blockchain business case.
Building bridges in the Covid-19 fightback
SmartCitiesWorld talks to Octavi de la Varga, secretary general of Metropolis, about how its digital platform is helping the global village battle against Covid-19.
06 Jul 2020
Our society needs systemic changes. Hyperloop is just one way we can get there
06 Jul 2020
Coming together to manage uncertainty
02 Jul 2020
Accelerating city digitisation and avoiding silos with interoperable IoT data model and LPWA networks
09 Jul 2020
WEBINAR: Smart technology and the pandemic: how digital twins are central to cities' strategies
16 Jun 2020
WEBINAR: Open Cities: Why interoperability and 6LoWPAN matter
15 Jun 2020
Buildings are getting smarter: are they also getting healthier?
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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