Smart Cities

Monthly report: August 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 102 influencers like Sustainable Cities and Smart City Expo, discussing hashtags such as #smartcities , #IoT and #sustainability.
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ICL at Premier European Conference on Computing in Construction

On Aug 16, 2019
@IESVE shared
Valeria Ferrando, EU Head of Research at IES, recently presented an overview of our new ICL Technology at the 2019 European Conference on Computing in Construction (@europeanC3). Catch up on the session here: https://t.co/HGCQXFKF2U #ec3conf #industryday https://t.co/w6XSr1f3Z5
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IES was asked to present our practical experience in implementing Digital Transformation of the Construction Industry at the recent 2019 European Conference on Computing in Construction (EC3). During our session, which you can watch the video of below, we presented the ICL (Intelligent ...

www.iesve.com
On Aug 16, 2019
@IESVE shared
Valeria Ferrando, EU Head of Research at IES, recently presented an overview of our new ICL Technology at the 2019 European Conference on Computing in Construction (@europeanC3). Catch up on the session here: https://t.co/HGCQXFKF2U #ec3conf #industryday https://t.co/w6XSr1f3Z5
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ICL at Premier European Conference on Computing in Construction

IES was asked to present our practical experience in implementing Digital Transformation of the Construction Industry at the recent 2019 European Conference on Computing in Construction ...

Advanced traffic management is the next big thing for smart cities

On Aug 16, 2019
@IEEESmartCities shared
Managing traffic congestion in smart cities via @GreenBiz: https://t.co/hHTscHJjVD #smartcities #transportation https://t.co/Dp5YeNWGMZ
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Using video, analytics and artificial intelligence to unclog roadways isn't just good for vehicle emissions reductions. These technologies could become the foundation for more efficient and inclusive transit systems.

www.greenbiz.com
On Aug 16, 2019
@IEEESmartCities shared
Managing traffic congestion in smart cities via @GreenBiz: https://t.co/hHTscHJjVD #smartcities #transportation https://t.co/Dp5YeNWGMZ
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Advanced traffic management is the next big thing for smart cities

Using video, analytics and artificial intelligence to unclog roadways isn't just good for vehicle emissions reductions. These technologies could become the foundation for more efficient and ...

How to prioritize people over tech when planning smart cities

On Aug 22, 2019
@SmartCityexpo shared
RT @uvalenti: "Slowing down a bit and putting these technologies in front of people improves the technologies' performance and their ability to meet peoples' needs." #smartcities #peoplefirst #techforpeople https://t.co/pQehebPy7M
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Deploying innovations is difficult, but community involvement can be key to efficiency, says smart cities research specialist John Harlow.

www.smartcitiesdive.com
On Aug 22, 2019
@SmartCityexpo shared
RT @uvalenti: "Slowing down a bit and putting these technologies in front of people improves the technologies' performance and their ability to meet peoples' needs." #smartcities #peoplefirst #techforpeople https://t.co/pQehebPy7M
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How to prioritize people over tech when planning smart cities

Deploying innovations is difficult, but community involvement can be key to efficiency, says smart cities research specialist John Harlow.

Smart Parking Solutions: Market players venturing into cloud platforms

On Aug 2, 2019
@IEEESmartCities shared
Smart #parking solutions and developments in cloud platforms via @urbantransnews: https://t.co/I8cC13sbox #smartcities #IoT https://t.co/IeFcCLXrU3
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Innovations in ubiquitous computing coupled with the developments in cloud platforms are opening up new avenues for smart parking solutions companies.

bit.ly
On Aug 2, 2019
@IEEESmartCities shared
Smart #parking solutions and developments in cloud platforms via @urbantransnews: https://t.co/I8cC13sbox #smartcities #IoT https://t.co/IeFcCLXrU3
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Smart Parking Solutions: Market players venturing into cloud platforms

Innovations in ubiquitous computing coupled with the developments in cloud platforms are opening up new avenues for smart parking solutions companies.

How to better understand the ‘science of cities’

On Aug 14, 2019
@Cities_Today shared
"We are now at the brink of revolutionising our understanding of urban systems using new methods from data science and complexity theory. It is time for a new science of cities." @RamonGrasAloma @JeremycBurke @Harvard https://t.co/osWYQ8MCks #data #cities #InnovationDistricts
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The problem with today’s approaches to urban design is that they are based on an inexact understanding of how cities function. This has to change.

cities-today.com
On Aug 14, 2019
@Cities_Today shared
"We are now at the brink of revolutionising our understanding of urban systems using new methods from data science and complexity theory. It is time for a new science of cities." @RamonGrasAloma @JeremycBurke @Harvard https://t.co/osWYQ8MCks #data #cities #InnovationDistricts
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How to better understand the ‘science of cities’

The problem with today’s approaches to urban design is that they are based on an inexact understanding of how cities function. This has to change.

Bringing (more) sustainability to cities: 5 golden rules

On Aug 2, 2019
@URBACT shared
Beyond the buzzword! 5 golden rules for cities to become more sustainable URBACT style 👉 https://t.co/kR1dP6n7fz by @ResiliaSolution #sustainability #participation #sustainablecities #bettercities #citylab @EUROCITIEStweet @EUinmyRegion @WSJeurope - What would you add? https://t.co/v8fRS2GVYx
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The second URBACT City Lab took place in Brussels (BE) on 2nd and 3rd July 2019: “How are cities putting sustainable urban development into practice?” was the core question that drove us through general and specific considerations in the fields of Air Quality and Mobility, Energy ...

lnkd.in
On Aug 2, 2019
@URBACT shared
Beyond the buzzword! 5 golden rules for cities to become more sustainable URBACT style 👉 https://t.co/kR1dP6n7fz by @ResiliaSolution #sustainability #participation #sustainablecities #bettercities #citylab @EUROCITIEStweet @EUinmyRegion @WSJeurope - What would you add? https://t.co/v8fRS2GVYx
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Bringing (more) sustainability to cities: 5 golden rules

The second URBACT City Lab took place in Brussels (BE) on 2nd and 3rd July 2019: “How are cities putting sustainable urban development into practice?” was the core question that drove us ...

Get ready for the 5G city

On Aug 6, 2019
@SmartCityexpo shared
#Smartcities will become a reality with #5G, which will transform the city into a dynamic platform that can support a vast array of digital solutions and personalized services. #DigitalTransformation #Connectivity https://t.co/ZocEO9kA2O
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People have been saying for a long time that smart cities will revolutionize how we live. Today’s smart city applications are beginning to prove those predictions to be true. But the real disruption will come with 5G, which is going to transform the city into a dynamic platform that can ...

www.7wdata.be
On Aug 6, 2019
@SmartCityexpo shared
#Smartcities will become a reality with #5G, which will transform the city into a dynamic platform that can support a vast array of digital solutions and personalized services. #DigitalTransformation #Connectivity https://t.co/ZocEO9kA2O
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Get ready for the 5G city

People have been saying for a long time that smart cities will revolutionize how we live. Today’s smart city applications are beginning to prove those predictions to be true. But the real ...

Applications Of Immersive Technologies In Smart Cities

On Aug 9, 2019
@SmartCityexpo shared
What are #inmersive technologies, #AR, #VR, uses in #smartcities? #DigitalTransformation #UrbanPlanning #AugmentedReality #VirtualReality https://t.co/CkF0h7w2iI
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Applications of augmented reality and virtual reality in smart cities ranges from emergency management, urban planning, and navigation, to education, training and much more. AR and VR will no doubt provide novel and unparalleled experiences to urban dwellers.

www.forbes.com
On Aug 9, 2019
@SmartCityexpo shared
What are #inmersive technologies, #AR, #VR, uses in #smartcities? #DigitalTransformation #UrbanPlanning #AugmentedReality #VirtualReality https://t.co/CkF0h7w2iI
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Applications Of Immersive Technologies In Smart Cities

Applications of augmented reality and virtual reality in smart cities ranges from emergency management, urban planning, and navigation, to education, training and much more. AR and VR will ...

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