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On Oct 19, 2020
@smartcitiesdive shared
In a high-profile CES 2020 presentation, Toyota shared plans for its 175-acre Woven City project to sit at the base of Mt. Fuji and house 2,000 residents. But since then, little has been revealed about the project. @Jason_Plautz reports on the latest: https://t.co/wXfVuS35FW
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Can Toyota succeed where Sidewalk Labs failed?

Can Toyota succeed where Sidewalk Labs failed?

Toyota made a splash at CES 2020 when it announced a "city of the future" prototype. But almost a year later, questions loom around the viability of the Woven City.

On Oct 16, 2020
@SmartCityexpo shared
Experts @paragkhanna, @SaskiaSassen, @crassociati, and @SamehNWahba, keynote speakers at Smart City Live #SCLive2020. Sign up for free access➡️ https://t.co/QgyCziiODa Read the article by @Fira_Barcelona https://t.co/oRWE6tm5uM
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Experts Parag Khanna, Saskia Sassen, Carlo Ratti and Sameh Wabah, keynotes at Smart City Live

Experts Parag Khanna, Saskia Sassen, Carlo Ratti and Sameh Wabah, keynotes at Smart City Live

Parag Khanna is one of the world’s leading geopolitical analyst specialized in the pivotal role of cities in the world and how hyperconnected metropolises, with an ever-growing demographic ...

On Oct 15, 2020
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How can #AI tools support our understanding of our #UrbanEnvironment and drive the development of #smartcities? 🧶Smoothing the #complexity is one of the keys. via @OsborneClarke #DigitalTransition #machinelearning #ML #systemthinking https://t.co/XWvSu6oCQ9
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How AI is boosting understanding of urban dynamics

How AI is boosting understanding of urban dynamics

The development of smart cities is multi-layered and multidisciplinary, comparable to a huge jigsaw of interlocking, dynamic parts. Artificial intelligence is one of the […]

On Oct 15, 2020
@smartcitiesdive shared
The $7.1 billion Project Connect plan from @CapMetroATX is on the ballot next month, but it has some vocal opponents https://t.co/lyzGyT7mBX
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Behind the controversial $7.1B plan to transform transit in Austin, TX

Behind the controversial $7.1B plan to transform transit in Austin, TX

Voters will soon decide on a ballot initiative to fund a comprehensive transit revamp dubbed Project Connect. Opponents call the plan a "costly burden."

On Oct 15, 2020
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RT @labs_smc: Sidewalk Labs unveils Delve tool to enhance urban development https://t.co/qVtMnH5qWY via @smartcitiesdive
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Sidewalk Labs unveils Delve tool to enhance urban development

Sidewalk Labs unveils Delve tool to enhance urban development

Delve uses machine learning to explore an abundance of design possibilities that meet the criteria, constraints and priority outcomes of any development project.

On Oct 17, 2020
@JAdP shared
Smart cities accelerator Urban-X graduates latest cohort of start-ups | Smart Cities World #SmartCities #SmartRegion #SensAE #IoT #IoTPL https://t.co/5iG6bw7qXR
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Smart cities accelerator Urban-X graduates latest cohort of start-ups

Smart cities accelerator Urban-X graduates latest cohort of start-ups

The six early-stage start-ups showcased hardware and software technology solutions that aim to help combat the climate crisis and to build equitable, sustainable cities.

On Oct 15, 2020
@EUSmartCities shared
RT @plusCities: 🗣️We are pleased to invite you to the next Action Cluster meeting and launch of the new EIP-SCC Initiative on Regulatory Frameworks. Join us on October 21, from 14.00–16:00 ➡️https://t.co/22eZLLibUO Learn more about the event ➡️https://t.co/BBFcjLIfIr https://t.co/fGMQ3nmAHs
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Invitation – Action Cluster meeting and launch of the new initiative on regulatory frameworks

Invitation – Action Cluster meeting and launch of the new initiative on regulatory frameworks

Launch of a new Smart Cities Marketplace Initiative on Regulatory Frameworks in the Integrated Planning, Policy and Regulation Action Cluster of the Smart Cities Marketplace Online meeting ...

On Oct 14, 2020
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Up until early this year, megaprojects dominated the U.S. construction market, growing larger and increasing in number and complexity. But has the pandemic altered any of those plans? @KimSlowey reports on the latest at 7 projects. https://t.co/5I6vXNgXvX
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Crane watch: 7 mixed-use projects costing mega-billions

Crane watch: 7 mixed-use projects costing mega-billions

Some megaprojects have suffered coronavirus-related delays but most are ready to begin or continue construction. Here is an update on seven of the most expensive mixed-use developments in ...