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Funding smart cities: Where’s the money?
18 Apr 2019
A report by SmartCitiesWorld found that funding is the biggest challenge to implementing a smart city strategy. So how can cities confront this?
Smart city drivers: Heading down an innovation cul-de-sac?
09 Apr 2019
A new report by SmartCitiesWorld reveals that specific challenges and priorities are taking precedence over an integrated smart city strategy. Why and where’s it leading?
The war on smog
07 Mar 2019
Charles Carter looks at the latest initiatives to tackle air pollution and one of its biggest causes.
Addressing the smart cities skills gap
21 Feb 2019
Smart cities are about people – and that includes the workers required to drive the transformation. Sarah Wray examines the skills challenge facing cities.
Atlanta puts smart city tech to the test for Super Bowl
03 Feb 2019
At the weekend, the City Of Atlanta will host this year’s Super Bowl. Smart technology will play an important role in managing such a huge event and its impact on the city.
Plotting the route to smarter transportation
12 Dec 2018
Smart Cities World’s Road to Liveable Cities event brought together technology and transport experts, as well as start-ups, to discuss and envision the shape of future mobility.
Smart cities are futuristic but they must also learn from the past
19 Nov 2018
Mike Barlow and Cornelia Lévy-Bencheton look at what smart cities must learn from the past if they are to deliver their promise.
Harnessing human smarts: Meet Madrid’s Director of Citizen Participation
05 Nov 2018
The City of Madrid is committed to citizen participation and enabling it at scale. Sarah Wray talks to Miguel Arana Catania, Madrid’s Director of Citizen Participation.
The smart nation where everyone owns their personal data
24 Oct 2018
Mike Barlow and Cornelia Lévy-Bencheton tell the story of Estonia and its experiment in digital government that’s paying off.
Smart sewers: Smart cities "start eight feet below the ground"
09 Oct 2018
Kansas City’s smart sewers could save over $1 billion.
19 Apr 2019
Australian city standardises data ahead of smart city scale-up
18 Apr 2019
Cities explore feasibility of a city-wide currency
18 Apr 2019
Smart city app launched for small and medium municipalities
17 Apr 2019
The near future of urban mobility
11 Apr 2019
Driving autonomous vehicles forward with intelligent infrastructure
08 Apr 2019
London’s ULEZ could be 'generation-defining', but only with the right technology
03 Apr 2019
Smart cities - Beyond the hype
25 Mar 2019
Connected Kiosk: The information hubs of smart and connected cities
19 Mar 2019
Building Better Places: Smart buildings for sustainability and personalisation
25 Apr 2019
IoT Tech Expo Global 2019
13 May 2019
Smart Cities New York
22 May 2019
Urban Future Global Conference
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