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On Jul 17, 2020
@UrbanBreezes shared
Cities pledge to make connectivity a utility as COVID-19 exposes the digital divide https://t.co/lHsHyY7aVl
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Cities pledge to make connectivity a utility as COVID-19 exposes the digital divide

Cities pledge to make connectivity a utility as COVID-19 exposes the digital divide

The COVID-19 pandemic has laid bare like never before the fundamental impact this can have on people’s lives, as everything from education to work, shopping for essentials and even access ...

On Jul 20, 2020
@SmartCityexpo shared
Life after #COVID19: How and why #smartcities need to focus on #sustainability — and how #blockchain can help. via @e27co @BcbBlockchain https://t.co/2bmL5QZ098
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Life after COVID-19: How and why smart cities need to focus on sustainability

Life after COVID-19: How and why smart cities need to focus on sustainability

COVID-19 has brought new insights into the long-term sustainability of our smart cities and frenzy urban lifestyle. While countries around the world are investing […]

On Jul 16, 2020
@smartcitiesdive shared
"An employer’s concern and attention to workspace health may soon be as important for new hire recruiting as the number of vacation days provided," writes @GlennLurie, the CEO of @Synchronoss. https://t.co/VwiGSxc0xK
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3 steps to optimize buildings for the safe return of employees

3 steps to optimize buildings for the safe return of employees

The time has come to lean into smart technologies, get employees back at their desks and begin the process of rebuilding economies.

On Jul 17, 2020
@smartcitiesdive shared
In a new report, @Deloitte said everyone in the automotive supply chain is "feeling the pressure" of the pandemic. https://t.co/FsT6wWzEZE
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4 predictions for post-COVID mobility: Deloitte

4 predictions for post-COVID mobility: Deloitte

New research warns of "significant challenges" ahead for the auto industry, while assuring transit ridership will return once rider confidence is restored.

On Jul 16, 2020
@SmartCityexpo shared
The globe has witnessed an increase in the adoption of #smartcities technologies as governments strive to improve their #resilience to the #COVID19 #pandemic, according to @ABIResearch. via @SmartEnergyTV #smartcity #smartsolutions #urbanhealth https://t.co/fRgj2r2zlH
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COVID-19 accelerates rollout of smart cities technologies

COVID-19 accelerates rollout of smart cities technologies

The globe has witnessed an increase in the adoption of smart cities technologies as governments strive to improve their resilience to the COVID-19 pandemic, […]

On Jul 15, 2020
@IEEESmartCities shared
Join us tomorrow for the IEEE Smart City Planning and Technology Guide P2784 Work Group monthly meeting. Thursday, July 16th at 11am (EST). #IEEE #SmartCities #Standards @IEEEorg More info about the project and registration: https://t.co/ZYdFnlvvwt
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IEEE Smart City Planning and Technology Guide P2784 Work Group Meeting

IEEE Smart City Planning and Technology Guide P2784 Work Group Meeting

Join us for the IEEE P2784 standard project (Smart Cities Planning and Technology Guide) Monthly Meeting. The Smart Cities Planning and Technology Guide is intended to be a democratic, ...

On Jul 20, 2020
@SmartCityexpo shared
The #COVID19 #pandemic has made us rethink our #cities. How can we make #postpandemic cities smarter? via @BBCNews #smartcity #smartcities #postpandemic #coronavirus #innovation https://t.co/5Ar7ImI0Hl
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Coronavirus: How can we make post-pandemic cities smarter?

Coronavirus: How can we make post-pandemic cities smarter?

Streets have been eerily quiet in recent months as coronavirus lockdowns imposed by governments around the world hit the pause button on normal life. […]

On Jul 17, 2020
@ErelRosenberg shared
To avoid mass infection, enclosed churches must breathe https://t.co/97Y0LnxRR8
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[INTERVIEW] 'To avoid mass infection, enclosed churches must breathe'

[INTERVIEW] 'To avoid mass infection, enclosed churches must breathe'

[INTERVIEW] 'To avoid mass infection, enclosed churches must breathe'