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New urban use cases to propel cities' rapid uptake of digital twins

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Key factors behind the growth of digital twins include Covid-19 requirements in terms of achieving increased resilience levels and optimised asset and demand-response resource management.

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New urban use cases to propel cities' rapid uptake of digital twins

New urban use cases to propel cities' rapid uptake of digital twins

Key factors behind the growth of digital twins include Covid-19 requirements in terms of achieving increased resilience levels and optimised asset and demand-response resource management.

Digital twins could form the "end game" for optimum smart city design

Digital twins could form the "end game" for optimum smart city design

Research finds that urban digital twinning and city modelling technology is having a transformative effect on how cities are designed, monitored, and managed.

How Digital Twins of Smart Cities Will Develop

How Digital Twins of Smart Cities Will Develop

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‘Transformative’ urban digital twin and city modelling deployments to exceed 500 by 2025, says ABI

‘Transformative’ urban digital twin and city modelling deployments to exceed 500 by 2025, says ABI

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We don’t need ‘smart’ cities — we need sensible ones

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Cities are becoming digital – Urban Data Platforms enable it

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In 2015 the European Innovation Partnership on Smart Cities and Communities (EIP-SCC) set a goal to ‘serve 300 million Europeans with urban data platforms in their cities by 2025’. A new ...

Shanghai chosen Smart City of 2020 at Smart City Live

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Digital twins give urban planners virtual edge

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Online cities are becoming a powerful tool for decision makers

How smart cities can create a road map to reduce risk and improve resiliency

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A new EWI study gives guidance to urban leaders on how to create an effective and practical smart city.