Top news of the week: 22.09.2020.

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On Sep 18, 2020
@adelebeid shared
RT @SmartCityexpo: #Singapore tops the @IMD_Bschool #SmartCityIndex for second year running. “Those with better technology manage the #pandemic better. #Smartcities are not the solution, but technology helps,” says Prof. @arturobris via @SmartCitiesW #COVID19 #CityRanking https://t.co/1IHFoxDu4Y https://t.co/MHPjDj5ZWc
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Singapore tops smart city ranking for second year running

Singapore tops smart city ranking for second year running

The 2020 Smart City Index measures citizens’ perceptions of the impact that technology has on their lives, surveying them on areas such as governance, health and safety, mobility and ...

On Sep 18, 2020
@SmartCityexpo shared
#Smartcities and #GIS: Taking it beyond the #pandemic via @orfonline #COVID19 https://t.co/8Du2S5lej0
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Smart cities and Geographic Information System: Taking it beyond the pandemic

Smart cities and Geographic Information System: Taking it beyond the pandemic

Geographic Information System (GIS), which have been otherwise used in isolation by smart city corporations in India, have proven to be the backbone for […]

On Sep 16, 2020
@theAoU shared
The Fifteen Minute City joint AoU / @UDGUrbanUpdate symposium starts tonight – and wow have we put together a programme: confirmed just today, Prof Carlos Moreno @CarlosMorenoFr, the urbanist behind the Paris #15mincity plan https://t.co/55bJRkdi9s https://t.co/4baatdBX1i
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The Fifteen Minute City / Prof Carlos Moreno, advisor to the Paris 15 minute city plan, to speak

The Fifteen Minute City / Prof Carlos Moreno, advisor to the Paris 15 minute city plan, to speak

We are delighted that Prof. Carlos Moreno, Associate Professor at the Sorbonne, Paris, will be joning the UDG and AoU joint Sympsoium on The Fifteen Minute City. Prof Moreno is …

On Sep 16, 2020
@smartcitiesdive shared
The unease resulting from a leader diagnosed with COVID-19 is something dozens of cities nationwide have faced amid the pandemic, even in large metros like Miami and Atlanta. https://t.co/CWblwmsFbg
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How to forge ahead when city leadership falls victim to COVID-19

How to forge ahead when city leadership falls victim to COVID-19

The vulnerability of even the most authoritative leaders suggests cities must devise plans to keep governments running when officials need to step back.

On Sep 16, 2020
@Cities_Today shared
📺 Explore the advancements in smart city technology and join the @milestonesys webinar “Keeping cities safe – The smart way” Register now 👉 https://t.co/BYRno5zTVC 📅 14 October, 9am (GMT) / 10am (CET)
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Keeping cities safe, the smart way

Keeping cities safe, the smart way

When: 14th October 2020 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am Keeping cities safe – The smart way For the first time, there are now more people living in cities than in rural areas, with 68% of the ...

On Sep 21, 2020
@SmartCityexpo shared
RT @SmartCityexpo: 📣LAST WEEK for #CallForAwards! 📅Deadline Sept. 25th Gain global recognition for your city, #smartcity pioneering idea, or project at the #WorldSmartCityAwards🏆 #SCLive2020‼️ Submit your entry!👇👇 https://t.co/M6Vnq93Q8h #SmartCities https://t.co/NEtwjwWnfg
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#SCLive2020

#SCLive2020

Smart City Expo World Congress, Smart Mobility Congress and Retail & Brand Experience World Congress are joining up to celebrate a single combined event.

On Sep 18, 2020
@SmartCityexpo shared
UN: #ClimateSmart cities are the future – Here are 3️⃣ examples "Climate-smart #urbaninfrastructure, whether tech-driven or natural, represents a $30 trillion investment opportunity" via @EcoWatch @wef #smartcities #climatechange #smartinfrastructure https://t.co/WeFsr4iNh9
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UN: 'Climate-Smart' Cities Are the Future – Here Are Three Examples

UN: 'Climate-Smart' Cities Are the Future – Here Are Three Examples

Cities are causing close to three-quarters of GHG emissions while also suffering from the impact of climate change. Making cities more resilient is one of the United Nations’ Sustainable ...

On Sep 17, 2020
@jeanluc_scherer shared
How Will Blockchain Technology Be Leveraged To Solve Un's 17 Sustainable Development Goals? Can It Help Solve The World’s Most Pressing Social And Environmental Problems? – Blockchain News, Opinion, TV and Jobs https://t.co/1M9aGbQwfd by @blockchainers
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How Will Blockchain Technology Be Leveraged To Solve Un’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals? Can It Help Solve The World’s Most Pressing Social And Environmental Problems?

How Will Blockchain Technology Be Leveraged To Solve Un’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals? Can It Help Solve The World’s Most Pressing Social And Environmental Problems?

Blockchain News, Opinion, TV and Jobs – With the arrival of Blockchain technology and its potential to disrupt the status quo we have a relatively new 'fix' (or at least some bandaids) for ...