Smart Cities

Monthly report: April 2018

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 66 influencers like Sustainable Cities and IEEE Smart Cities, discussing hashtags such as #smartcities , #smartcity and #IoT.
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Kansas City CIO: Cities that don't embrace smart tech risk becoming 'digital Rust Belt'

On Apr 1, 2018
@smartcitiesdive shared
"If we don’t build smart cities, they’re going to leave," he said. "Those that don’t will be part of a ‘digital Rust Belt.’ I grew up in the Rust Belt. It sucked." https://t.co/AkTNbFAFik
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Bob Bennett said urban areas risk being left behind if they do not innovate, and that younger generations will "vote with their feet" and leave if that happens.

www.smartcitiesdive.com
On Apr 1, 2018
@smartcitiesdive shared
"If we don’t build smart cities, they’re going to leave," he said. "Those that don’t will be part of a ‘digital Rust Belt.’ I grew up in the Rust Belt. It sucked." https://t.co/AkTNbFAFik
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Kansas City CIO: Cities that don't embrace smart tech risk becoming 'digital Rust Belt'

Bob Bennett said urban areas risk being left behind if they do not innovate, and that younger generations will "vote with their feet" and leave if that happens.

Smart City to Future City: Addressing the 21st century urbanization challenge

On Apr 17, 2018
@JAdP shared
RT @AnjaKochendoer1: Some cities are using #IoT platforms to monitor city infrastructure and using the resulting data to tackle long term planning decisions around environmental sustainability. @SAP_Automotive https://t.co/bZU1gLxRBl
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Cities around the world are competing on the global stage for investment and top talent. How to harness the power of technology to be a smart city.

On Apr 17, 2018
@JAdP shared
RT @AnjaKochendoer1: Some cities are using #IoT platforms to monitor city infrastructure and using the resulting data to tackle long term planning decisions around environmental sustainability. @SAP_Automotive https://t.co/bZU1gLxRBl
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Smart City to Future City: Addressing the 21st century urbanization challenge

Cities around the world are competing on the global stage for investment and top talent. How to harness the power of technology to be a smart city.

Internet of Things and Data Analytics Handbook Published

On Apr 22, 2018
@JAdP shared
RT @Ronald_vanLoon: #INTERNETOFTHINGS AND #DATAANALYTICS HANDBOOK PUBLISHED by @AmyxIoT | https://t.co/QU3kfCxGUY #IoT #SmartCity #DataAnalytics #Analytics #Data #IIoT #IndustrialIoT #Book #Innovation #RT cc: @globalurbanist @iotevolution @googleanalytics @iotnow_ @scortexio @kirkdborne https://t.co/vvW1f5jVtp
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Scott Amyx Contributes to the Internet of Things and Data Analytics Handbook by Wiley This book examines the Internet of Things (IoT) ...

amyxinternetofthings.com
On Apr 22, 2018
@JAdP shared
RT @Ronald_vanLoon: #INTERNETOFTHINGS AND #DATAANALYTICS HANDBOOK PUBLISHED by @AmyxIoT | https://t.co/QU3kfCxGUY #IoT #SmartCity #DataAnalytics #Analytics #Data #IIoT #IndustrialIoT #Book #Innovation #RT cc: @globalurbanist @iotevolution @googleanalytics @iotnow_ @scortexio @kirkdborne https://t.co/vvW1f5jVtp
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Internet of Things and Data Analytics Handbook Published

Scott Amyx Contributes to the Internet of Things and Data Analytics Handbook by Wiley This book examines the Internet of Things (IoT) ...

Why P3s can be a project delivery method worth the risk

On Apr 1, 2018
@smartcitiesdive shared
When executed properly, public-private partnerships can be a win-win for those on both sides of the aisle. https://t.co/ByikyJ2i6X
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When executed properly, public-private partnerships can be a win-win for those on both sides of the aisle.

www.smartcitiesdive.com
On Apr 1, 2018
@smartcitiesdive shared
When executed properly, public-private partnerships can be a win-win for those on both sides of the aisle. https://t.co/ByikyJ2i6X
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Why P3s can be a project delivery method worth the risk

When executed properly, public-private partnerships can be a win-win for those on both sides of the aisle.

8 more jurisdictions named Smart Gigabit Communities by US Ignite

On Apr 1, 2018
@smartcitiesdive shared
There are now 25 communities in the program. https://t.co/N1nm7oxlLC
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Adelaide, Australia was dubbed the program's first international city, while an innovation center in the rural town of Red Wing, MN was also recognized.

www.smartcitiesdive.com
On Apr 1, 2018
@smartcitiesdive shared
There are now 25 communities in the program. https://t.co/N1nm7oxlLC
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8 more jurisdictions named Smart Gigabit Communities by US Ignite

Adelaide, Australia was dubbed the program's first international city, while an innovation center in the rural town of Red Wing, MN was also recognized.

Australian govt told to take control of smart cities

On Apr 4, 2018
@grahamcolclough shared
The financial case stated here for standards is big, so it’s attention grabbing. "Deploying IoT without interoperability standards would add $US341 bln to #SmartCity deployments worldwide by 2025". https://t.co/5azFGTcm3y
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Standards are vital to containing costs, Standards Australia says.

www.iothub.com.au
On Apr 4, 2018
@grahamcolclough shared
The financial case stated here for standards is big, so it’s attention grabbing. "Deploying IoT without interoperability standards would add $US341 bln to #SmartCity deployments worldwide by 2025". https://t.co/5azFGTcm3y
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Australian govt told to take control of smart cities

Standards are vital to containing costs, Standards Australia says.

How the Women Led Cities initiative is amplifying female voices in city planning, design

On Apr 8, 2018
@URBACT shared
RT @PMorganPHL: How the @WomenLedCities initiative is amplifying female voices in city planning, design via @smartcitiesdive @215Meegan @think_katrina @knightfdn https://t.co/B7otd8dnOe
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The Philadelphia-based group aims to eliminate inequity that affects women and girls in urban settings.

www.smartcitiesdive.com
On Apr 8, 2018
@URBACT shared
RT @PMorganPHL: How the @WomenLedCities initiative is amplifying female voices in city planning, design via @smartcitiesdive @215Meegan @think_katrina @knightfdn https://t.co/B7otd8dnOe
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How the Women Led Cities initiative is amplifying female voices in city planning, design

The Philadelphia-based group aims to eliminate inequity that affects women and girls in urban settings.

Happy IoT Day to Smart Cities Everywhere

On Apr 11, 2018
@SmartCityexpo shared
#Smartcity is the heart and soul of the #IoT. This week we celebrated #IoTDay. How is IoT helping solve urban challenges? https://t.co/wi3mtzQSXe
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It's IoT Day today, and to celebrate, IoT Evolution is bringing you a little recap of the Smart City highlights over the past year.

www.iotevolutionworld.com
On Apr 11, 2018
@SmartCityexpo shared
#Smartcity is the heart and soul of the #IoT. This week we celebrated #IoTDay. How is IoT helping solve urban challenges? https://t.co/wi3mtzQSXe
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Happy IoT Day to Smart Cities Everywhere

It's IoT Day today, and to celebrate, IoT Evolution is bringing you a little recap of the Smart City highlights over the past year.

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Community of bloggers promoting civic sustainability, green building, and urban design, planning, and environmentalism.

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IEEE Smart Cities is dedicated to assisting municipalities with the transition into more intelligent, sustainable urbanized environments.

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Powering the IoT Revolution. Internet of Things Platform Provider #SmartCities #M2M #SmartParking #IoT

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The leading magazine on urban development, reaching an international audience of city mayors and local leaders.

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Transforming #Cities through #Placemaking & #PublicSpaces - Forum & conf series building to Habitat III - Ax:son Johnson Foundation @UNHabitat @PPS_Placemaking

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#EIPSCC Market Place brings together #SmartCities stakeholders. Get to know our ongoing initiatives and get involved https://t.co/eJhnFTosaF

Follow 10.7k Followers

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Sensor Analytics Ecosystems (SAE), IoT, DMA, CREPEf, STEAM; Data Archon, Bayesian, BBBT; Clean, Green; Foodie

Follow 5.7k Followers

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In the business of city transformation

Follow 285.0 Followers

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URBACT is a European exchange and learning programme promoting sustainable urban development.

Follow 7.6k Followers

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Smart City As A Service. @dfrcag www dfrc.ch https://t.co/7a8Pl8Qz6V

Follow 5.8k Followers