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Smart Cities

On Jun 25, 2020
@SmartCityexpo shared
#SmartCities will have zettabytes of #data to deal with! 😲 Many cities may turn to #AI #algorithms, however the scale and need for rapid insights will require #HPC (#computing) cc @sameer_iot @Inteliot #smartcity #IoT #urbanmobility #smartsolutions https://t.co/6p75lHVqCd
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High Performance Computing Opens Possibilities for Smart Cities

High Performance Computing Opens Possibilities for Smart Cities

High Performance Computing (HPC): it’s no longer just for government labs and academic institutions.   In my conversations with members of the HPC community worldwide, I’m constantly ...

On Jun 29, 2020
@SmartCityexpo shared
RT @beesmartcity: Explore 5 citizen engagement solutions that bridge the gap between local government and #citizens to create a smarter city for all: https://t.co/IJWlnbz4J0 #smartcity #participation #governance @Maptionnaire @Civocracy @citizenlabco @NeoLedgeTeam @civyengage @SmartCityexpo
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5 Citizen Engagement Solutions That Smart Cities Should Know

5 Citizen Engagement Solutions That Smart Cities Should Know

Explore five top citizen engagement solutions for smart cities that are looking for innovative ways to engage their citizens and optimize urban governance.

On Jun 24, 2020
@smartcitiesdive shared
St. Louis continues adding to its smart city offerings. https://t.co/gKTVqYwXx8
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St. Louis to add 1,400 tech jobs with AFS Advanced Technology Center

St. Louis to add 1,400 tech jobs with AFS Advanced Technology Center

Accenture Federal Services' new tech center will open later this year, at a time when Missouri is grappling with a 13.3% statewide unemployment rate.

On Jun 25, 2020
@Cities_Today shared
The State of New York upgrades half a million streetlights as part of its smart lighting initiative. 👉 https://t.co/bsmhVzEs0e @NYGov @NYGovCuomo @NYPAenergy @Signifycompany #smartlighting #LED
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New York Power Authority partners with Signify to upgrade 500,000 streetlights

New York Power Authority partners with Signify to upgrade 500,000 streetlights

As part of the Smart Street Lighting NY programme, the New York Power Authority (NYPA) has partnered with Signify to upgrade half a million streetlights with the vendor’s connected LED ...

On Jun 26, 2020
@smartccouncil shared
Collaboration ‘and’ smart technology is the key according to Mike Sarasti, Miami’s CIO. As a 2017 Readiness Challenge Winner, Miami has been responding in a coordinated manner to the current crisis. Read how the city responded to the pandemic. https://t.co/GpJ3YzWyAQ
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Miami’s Readiness Challenge Experience Helped the City Prepare to Tackle Future Crises

Miami’s Readiness Challenge Experience Helped the City Prepare to Tackle Future Crises

In recent months, Miami, like many other cities, has been concentrating on COVID-19 pandemic-related needs—establishing small business and resident assistance programs, drive-thru virus ...

On Jun 24, 2020
@UrbanBreezes shared
Tencent is creating a smart city that utilizes technology to put people and the environment first https://t.co/GdxTqL37Xy
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Tencent's 'smart city' seen as model for post-coronavirus China

Tencent's 'smart city' seen as model for post-coronavirus China

A new smart city that prioritises people and the environment with the help of technolgy may be a model in a post-pandemic world

On Jun 24, 2020
@smartcitiesdive shared
RT @chris_teale: Local governments have signed 335 renewable energy deals since 2015. That's a lot, and experts say to expect many more to come as cities and counties look to curb emissions https://t.co/OVxMzi0UeH
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US localities signed 335 renewable energy deals since 2015: report

US localities signed 335 renewable energy deals since 2015: report

A new renewables action tracker details the energy transactions made by local governments in the last five years, and the complementing efforts to influence renewable energy policy.

On Jun 26, 2020
@UrbanBreezes shared
Using LiDAR to make sure people stay 6 feet apart https://t.co/Vpveel7X6K via @TechRepublic
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Airports use LiDAR to make sure travelers stay 6 feet apart

Airports use LiDAR to make sure travelers stay 6 feet apart

The platform uses light pulses and machine learning to determine how many people are in a public space and to help enforce social distancing.