At its most basic expression, smart cities are ultimately about using connected technology to solve problems. And as the world urbanizes and more people pour into cities, municipalities are dealing with more than their share. Read More
The Greater Washington Board of Trade, the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments (COG), and the Consortium of Universities of the Washington Metropolitan Area, have formed the Greater Washington Smart Region Movement – a public-private partnership Read More
In line with their recent commitment to ‘Vision Zero’ – an international initiative to eliminate traffic fatalities and serious injuries – the cities of Cambridge and Somerville in Massachusetts have partnered with Draper and Miovision Read More
On August 7, 2018, several hundred people gathered in an auditorium at the University of Wisconsin Parkside (UW-P), for the Wisconsin Idea Smart Future Summit. It was there that I got to know the incredible Read More
The city of Los Angeles, California will transition from its original mainframe to the California Department of Technology’s (CDT) State Data Center. The three-year, $10.5 million agreement, which has an option for a three-year extension, Read More
The UK government has published its Future of Mobility: Urban Strategy paper, which defines its approach to working with innovators, companies, local authorities, and other stakeholders to develop new urban mobility technologies. “The best transport Read More
New York City recently announced a $500M resiliency plan to help safeguard Lower Manhattan from the impacts of climate change – including measures to bolster flood protection, such as flood walls and deployable flip-up barriers Read More
Carly Macias speaks about the Regional Transit Authority in Denver and their trailblazing electric bus program.
Amanda Daflos, Director of Innovation and Gender Equity for the City of Los Angeles, speaks about getting smart the “LA way”.
The city of Dallas, Texas has launched a climate action website for the public to find information about and track the progress of the city’s environmental and climate efforts. The website is part of the Read More