Smart Cities News

Lisbon's City Hall completes energy-saving retrofit

Lisbon's City Hall completes energy-saving retrofit

The Sharing Cities project provides a living example of how working public service buildings can improve energy performance while still preserving their architectural character.

How new financial models enable smart city digital transformation

How new financial models enable smart city digital transformation

AVEVA’s W. Jarrett Campbell discusses how innovative approaches to investment can result in the lowering of smart cities’ barriers to entry.

AI research consortium launched to tackle future pandemics

AI research consortium launched to tackle future pandemics

C3.ai DTI’s first call is for scholars, developers and researchers to develop solutions to help abate the Covid-19 outbreak and mitigate future pandemics using artificial intelligence.

Reading ranked as the best place to start and grow a business in the UK

Reading ranked as the best place to start and grow a business in the UK

High rate of start-ups and businesses, including 11,000 digital and tech firms, and its population diversity are among the factors boosting the Berkshire town’s entrepreneurial credentials.

Henderson to pilot smart city solutions

Henderson to pilot smart city solutions

The Nevada city will partner with Cox Communications to trial new water system control, lighting controls and parking and traffic management solutions in its Water Street District Innovation Corridor.

"European Way" initiative aims to scale digital transformation in cities

"European Way" initiative aims to scale digital transformation in cities

The European declaration will help to define the ethical, financial, legal and technical framework for digitalisation in cities and communities across Europe.

Paris uses open source to get closer to the citizen

Paris uses open source to get closer to the citizen

Paris wants to share its Lutece platform with other cities to boost agility, cost savings and shared benefits.

No city is fully prepared for the disruption of AI

No city is fully prepared for the disruption of AI

A new ranking reveals that Singapore, London and New York are marginally better prepared but governments and private sector institutions around the world need to do more.

Smart City Expo Atlanta announces top speakers

Smart City Expo Atlanta announces top speakers

The Expo aims to redefine what it means to be a smart city and will convene mayors, CEOs, CIOs and innovators to discuss issues and share knowledge.

Metro Manila partners for smart city projects

Metro Manila partners for smart city projects

The region is working with Iveda on a series of smart city and digital transformation projects and has just completed an intelligent video surveillance pilot in Caloocan.