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Dubai launches cyber-security think-tank
31 Oct 2019
The Dubai Electronic Security Centre will work with public and private sector entities to develop solutions to protect against current and future cyber-attacks.
Mayors stand together against paying ransoms to hackers
12 Jul 2019
As research finds ransomware attacks against governments on the rise, the US Conference of Mayors has passed a resolution calling on cities not to pay assailants after cyber-attacks.
Cyber-security company aims to protect consumers' personal data and rights
07 Jun 2019
The latest version of WISEKey’s ID app includes new features focused on US consumers’ rights to know and control their personal information.
Baltimore calls for federal emergency declaration after cyber attack
05 Jun 2019
City council president wants the federal government to have a larger supporting role in helping the city recover from the attack that disabled computer systems and key citizen services.
Wayra and TheVentureCity to invest in deep tech start-ups
13 May 2019
Telefónica’s open innovation hub and the global accelerator will focus on start-ups in areas such as AI, cyber-security, machine learning, IoT and edge computing.
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.
Drones pose cyber-security and privacy threats, says report
28 Mar 2019
Without new safeguards, the growing use of drones in populated areas brings significant risks that could result in attacks by "malicious entities"
Skills shortage is driving organisations to outsource cyber-security
21 Mar 2019
The difficulty in hiring and retaining skilled personnel is one of the top challenges facing security leaders, according to new research.
How to make smart cities safe and secure
19 Feb 2019
The EastWest Institute has prepared a guide with input from global specialists and smart city tech companies that aims to identify city-wide challenges and how to tackle them
UK aims to 'design out' cyber threats
28 Jan 2019
The Government has announced £70m investment to support research into the design and development of hardware to make devices and services more secure from the outset
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.
14 Jul 2020
Why smart and healthy buildings will get us back to work and play – faster and happier
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
09 Jul 2020
WEBINAR: Smart technology and the pandemic: how digital twins are central to cities' strategies
09 Jul 2020
OnDemand 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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