We recently interviewed Mike Beehler, a vice president at Burns & McDonnell. Mike led the company’s initial development of critical infrastructure protection. He initiated the application of sustainable principles to T&D design, preceding the development Read More
In a recent interview with Kansas City Chief Innovation Officer Bob Bennett, we explored smart city initiatives in the heartland and the challenges that come with leading the charge. (LB): There’s a lot of buzz Read More
When asked about the true essence of smart cities, one might point to a gadget or an innovation so technically intelligent that it must be smart… right? A solar panel, a robot, or a streetlight Read More
If you’re not working for a city, that doesn’t mean you’re not working for a city. More and more, we’re finding that non-municipal entities contribute greatly to the smart cities movement. Here are a few Read More
While many technologists start by wanting to stretch limits or develop a new cool widget, Think Big Partners in Kansas City, Missouri reverses the innovation process with PRISM: Proof of concept Reverse Innovation Sequence Method, Read More
Interview with Laura Benold, Managing Editor, Smart Cities Connect LB: Tell me about your work with the Global Innovation Center and what the organization hopes to do for smart cities. ZG: The Global Innovation Center Read More
While the last 50 years have represented incredible technological growth around the world, possibly none have sprinted forward more than South Korea. Not only did the country literally rise from the ashes of the Korean Read More
Listen to these city leaders speak about the smart city focus in their own communities.
Laura Benold, Smart Cities Connect Managing Editor, interviews Jori Mendel, Director of Sales – Smart Cities, AT&T about their solution and examples of their work over the past two years.