Smart Cities

Monthly report: February 2018

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 84 influencers like Sustainable Cities and IEEE Smart Cities, discussing hashtags such as #SmartCities , #smartcity and #IoT.
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Driving smart city innovation with open sensor data

On Sep 14, 2017
@RichSimmondsZA shared
RT @evankirstel: Driving #smartcity innovation with open #sensor #data https://t.co/NhUD0Evyn6 #IoT #SmartCities #MWCA17 https://t.co/VJGHCdg2Fm
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For many years, open access to data has been viewed as an important means of improving government transparency and accountability and deepening citizen engagement, and today hundreds of local and national governments worldwide are using open data portals to publish data and documents that ...

govfresh.com
On Sep 14, 2017
@RichSimmondsZA shared
RT @evankirstel: Driving #smartcity innovation with open #sensor #data https://t.co/NhUD0Evyn6 #IoT #SmartCities #MWCA17 https://t.co/VJGHCdg2Fm
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Driving smart city innovation with open sensor data

For many years, open access to data has been viewed as an important means of improving government transparency and accountability and deepening citizen engagement, and today hundreds of ...

Pittsburgh residents push back on Amazon HQ2: This is 'our city'

On Feb 18, 2018
@smartcitiesdive shared
Pittsburgh residents pushed back on Amazon HQ2 at a meeting, chanting, "This is our city" https://t.co/ggUmbqHv36
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More than 100 community members gathered to express concerns about Amazon HQ2's potential impacts on the city's affordable housing, transit and overall equity.

www.smartcitiesdive.com
On Feb 18, 2018
@smartcitiesdive shared
Pittsburgh residents pushed back on Amazon HQ2 at a meeting, chanting, "This is our city" https://t.co/ggUmbqHv36
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Pittsburgh residents push back on Amazon HQ2: This is 'our city'

More than 100 community members gathered to express concerns about Amazon HQ2's potential impacts on the city's affordable housing, transit and overall equity.

3 courses that think bigger: Sustainability at the city scale

On Feb 4, 2018
@USGBC shared
This week, #USGBCedu brings you 3 courses that "think bigger." Learn more about sustainability at the city or community scale with these suggestions! https://t.co/vp3ubShhMT
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3 courses that think bigger: Sustainability at the city scale on www.usgbc.org.

www.usgbc.org
On Feb 4, 2018
@USGBC shared
This week, #USGBCedu brings you 3 courses that "think bigger." Learn more about sustainability at the city or community scale with these suggestions! https://t.co/vp3ubShhMT
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3 courses that think bigger: Sustainability at the city scale

3 courses that think bigger: Sustainability at the city scale on www.usgbc.org.

Left out in the cold: Protecting smart systems from extreme temperatures

On Feb 6, 2018
@smartcitiesdive shared
Weather is now a primary consideration when designing and implementing cities' technologies. https://t.co/gJxhl5Ktq5
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Electronics don't run optimally in frigid weather, but smart system protections are "built into the sauce," experts say.

www.smartcitiesdive.com
On Feb 6, 2018
@smartcitiesdive shared
Weather is now a primary consideration when designing and implementing cities' technologies. https://t.co/gJxhl5Ktq5
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Left out in the cold: Protecting smart systems from extreme temperatures

Electronics don't run optimally in frigid weather, but smart system protections are "built into the sauce," experts say.

Preparing for a Fully Autonomous World

On Feb 7, 2018
@IEEESmartCities shared
#Dubai's goal is to have 25% of its public transportation #selfdriving by 2030. Read more from @techtrends_tech: https://t.co/5koPBSwnC7 https://t.co/vIGvwQyG5x
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Dubai’s goal is to have 25% of its public transport self-driving by 2030. HERE Smart mapping technology is helping make this happen.

techtrends.tech
On Feb 7, 2018
@IEEESmartCities shared
#Dubai's goal is to have 25% of its public transportation #selfdriving by 2030. Read more from @techtrends_tech: https://t.co/5koPBSwnC7 https://t.co/vIGvwQyG5x
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Preparing for a Fully Autonomous World

Dubai’s goal is to have 25% of its public transport self-driving by 2030. HERE Smart mapping technology is helping make this happen.

Bloomberg Philanthropies launches 2018 Public Art Challenge to address civic issues

On Feb 15, 2018
@smartcitiesdive shared
The challenge provides funding for "temporary public art projects that address important civic issues" https://t.co/WFxahUVhzq
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The competition allows U.S. cities with 30,000 residents or more to apply for up to $1 million in funding to execute temporary, public art installments.

www.smartcitiesdive.com
On Feb 15, 2018
@smartcitiesdive shared
The challenge provides funding for "temporary public art projects that address important civic issues" https://t.co/WFxahUVhzq
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Bloomberg Philanthropies launches 2018 Public Art Challenge to address civic issues

The competition allows U.S. cities with 30,000 residents or more to apply for up to $1 million in funding to execute temporary, public art installments.

Eindhoven to create world’s first ‘crowdsourced’ smart city

On May 4, 2017
@Cities_Today shared
#Eindhoven to create world’s first ‘crowdsourced’ smart city https://t.co/GzhJss52CJ #smartcities https://t.co/VJs6l6QEiC
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The Dutch city of Eindhoven is introducing participatory planning that will allow its residents to be part of a new 15-year smart city project.

cities-today.com
On May 4, 2017
@Cities_Today shared
#Eindhoven to create world’s first ‘crowdsourced’ smart city https://t.co/GzhJss52CJ #smartcities https://t.co/VJs6l6QEiC
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Eindhoven to create world’s first ‘crowdsourced’ smart city

The Dutch city of Eindhoven is introducing participatory planning that will allow its residents to be part of a new 15-year smart city project.

Mobility - Intelligent Transport Systems Increasing Accessibility in Urban Areas

On Feb 16, 2018
@SmartCityexpo shared
RT @_SmartMobility: Is it possible to develop and support #IntelligentTransport Systems critical features in accordance with a sustainable and #inclusivemobility #policies? Watch this session from #SCEWC17 #SmartMobility https://t.co/vOsybKOuPi
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Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) providing real-time transit information and guidance through deep learning techniques and image processing can signi...

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On Feb 16, 2018
@SmartCityexpo shared
RT @_SmartMobility: Is it possible to develop and support #IntelligentTransport Systems critical features in accordance with a sustainable and #inclusivemobility #policies? Watch this session from #SCEWC17 #SmartMobility https://t.co/vOsybKOuPi
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Mobility - Intelligent Transport Systems Increasing Accessibility in Urban Areas

Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) providing real-time transit information and guidance through deep learning techniques and image processing can signi...

Top Influencers

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

Follow 130.9k Followers

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

Follow 4.2k Followers

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

Follow 12.9k Followers

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Smart City Expo World Congress, 6th edit. · Smart society for innovative and sustainable cities · Nov.15th to Nov.17th 2016 @Fira_Barcelona #SmartCityExpo

Follow 27.1k Followers

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Developers of #LEED. #GreenBuildings for everyone within this generation. #Sustainability focused. #Community driven. #Global Impact.

Follow 112.0k Followers

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

Follow 5.0k Followers

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We're a research group at MIT exploring cities and emerging technologies. Directed by Carlo Ratti.

Follow 14.7k Followers

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Innovate UK is the UK’s #innovation agency. We fund & support #science & #technology innovations that will grow the UK #economy YouTube: https://t.co/mKmzoCgpYq

Follow 64.5k Followers

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

Follow 5.8k Followers

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#interreg = EU supported actions by European regions & cities to tackle common challenges. Tags: interreg, egtc, espon, urbact, euroregions

Follow 8.5k Followers

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Passionate about green building, software simulation tools for architects & engineers and consulting services for design and operation of sustainable buildings

Follow 3.4k Followers

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In the business of city transformation

Follow 285.0 Followers

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Greener cities & smarter town halls through IT & telecom. This is our goal @ the European Commission's Smart Cities unit.

Follow 3.3k Followers