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Reinventing our cities for the future with 5G and full fibre connectivity

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By Martin Samuel, Public Sector Director, SSE Enterprise Telecoms Cities have been slowly transforming in recent years, from connected sensors that alert the council when the bins need emptying to the rising popularity of dockless bike-share schemes – and there’s so much more to look ...

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Reinventing our cities for the future with 5G and full fibre connectivity

Reinventing our cities for the future with 5G and full fibre connectivity

By Martin Samuel, Public Sector Director, SSE Enterprise Telecoms Cities have been slowly transforming in recent years, from connected sensors that alert the council when the bins need ...

Ireland looks to put cities in charge of coordinated neutral host 5G networks

Ireland looks to put cities in charge of coordinated neutral host 5G networks

Ireland has put city administrators and neutral host networks at the centre of a new five-year roadmap to bring 5G connectivity to the nation, and to stimulate economic growth. Dublin ...

How civic tech can steer development and create smarter cities

How civic tech can steer development and create smarter cities

Civic-minded techies are finding ways to digitize, demystify, and improve local government.

Smart Cities: From City To Place

Smart Cities: From City To Place

The concept of smart cities and the Internet of Things is not just about cities or technology. It is also about improving lives and places that thrive.

Technology Can Do Much More than Optimize Cities

Technology Can Do Much More than Optimize Cities

To a very real extent, city governments are held back by the fact they can’t go out of business. It’s fundamentally harder - in any sector - to reinvent an organisation than it is to create ...

The privacy worries with smart cities

The privacy worries with smart cities

Toronto's push to control data from a pilot effort is a sign of the challenges smart cities projects face.

The Critics Agree: Citizen Engagement is Key

The Critics Agree: Citizen Engagement is Key

They partnered with Zencity, a tool for helping make data-driven recommendations to town councils, which allowed Cary officials to monitor and analyze publicly available posts on social ...

Inclusive smart cities

Inclusive smart cities

​As inclusion becomes integral to urban centers, how can it be extended to smart city programs? And how can technology better enable inclusion across city services, public engagement, and ...

Cities and towns

Cities and towns

A sustainable, holistic approach will require the involvement of a wide range of stakeholders, including local, regional and national authorities, mayors, municipalities, community-based ...

Reclaiming the Smart City: Personal Data, Trust and the New Commons

Reclaiming the Smart City: Personal Data, Trust and the New Commons

Contents Executive summary 4 Introduction 6 Section 1: Smart cities, data and ethical challenges 9 Section 2: Policies for more responsible innovation with data in cities 15 Leader 20 ...

RTPI research on integrated infrastructure planning

RTPI research on integrated infrastructure planning

We want to understand the effectiveness of infrastructure planning in your local authority, any challenges that you face, and how current approaches could be improved. The Centre for ...

Smart cities during COVID-19

Smart cities during COVID-19

New combinations of people, technology and data are enabling innovative approaches to the crisis caused by COVID-19. What lessons are these creating for the use of technology in smart ...

Coverage of Selected Side Events at the 2020 High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF 2020)

Coverage of Selected Side Events at the 2020 High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF 2020)

On Monday, 13 July 2020, IISD, through its Earth Negotiations Bulletin (ENB) Meeting Coverage, covered online a selected side event that took place 2020 High-Level Political Forum on ...