There is a reason that safety and security are at the foundation of Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs. Survival is a basic human need and a fundamental aspect of building successful communities. DC’s Chief Technology Officer, Read More
Usually smart city articles are about technology and chock full of details about amazing advances in big data, machine learning, sensors, cloud technology and gigabit networks. In Kansas City, Missouri they go a step beyond. Read More
The Smart City Innovation Centre (SCIC) in Hong Kong was officially opened this month. A collaboration between the Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute (ASTRI) and Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation Read More
The city of Seattle, Washington recently announced the appointment of Kate Garman as the Smart City Coordinator. The position involves helping oversee the city’s overarching strategy, helping departments coordinate smart city programs, and being the Read More
By guest author Barak Epstein, Co-Founder, SmartAustin There is an enormous global opportunity for startups to bring new technologies and solutions to cities and help solve major civic challenges such as transportation, health, energy and Read More
When it comes to economic metrics, the United States is used to being ranked #1. In 2016, the US Gross Domestic Product (GDP) was $18.6 trillion, seconded only by China at $11.2 trillion followed by Read More
Chelsea Collier, Smart Cities Connect Editor-At-Large, interviews Karen Tay, Smart Nation Director, Singapore about the progress they’ve made in the past year and solution priorities for citizens in their community.
Chelsea Collier, Smart Cities Connect Editor-At-Large, interviews Peter Ambs, Chief Information Officer, Albuquerque, New Mexico about the progress they’ve made in the past year and solution priorities for citizens in their community.
Listen to these city leaders speak about the smart city focus in their own communities.
Cities thrive when the public and private sector can leverage each of their strengths and perspectives, learn from one another and build technology solutions that improve the urban experience. The overlap between industry and government Read More