Smart Cities

Monthly report: January 2020

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 108 influencers like Sustainable Cities and Smart City Expo, discussing hashtags such as #SmartCities , #innovation and #civicengagement.
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Are citizens prepared for the data implications of smart cities?

On Jan 8, 2020
@SmartCityexpo shared
#SmartCities: What are the fears around data while exploring potential use cases to demonstrate the value for the #smartcitizen? #DigitalTransformation #BigData #civicengagement https://t.co/xQAb1ExBzI
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What are the fears around data while exploring potential use cases to demonstrate the value for the ‘smart citizen’? Here is a look. With The United Nations reporting that two-thirds (68%) of the world’s population are expected to live in cities by 2050, scientists are seeking new and ...

dataconomy.com
On Jan 8, 2020
@SmartCityexpo shared
#SmartCities: What are the fears around data while exploring potential use cases to demonstrate the value for the #smartcitizen? #DigitalTransformation #BigData #civicengagement https://t.co/xQAb1ExBzI
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Are citizens prepared for the data implications of smart cities?

Are citizens prepared for the data implications of smart cities?

What are the fears around data while exploring potential use cases to demonstrate the value for the ‘smart citizen’? Here is a look. With The United Nations reporting that two-thirds (68%) ...

25 simple resolutions you can make to improve your city in 2019

On Jan 7, 2020
@SmartCityexpo shared
25 simple #NewYearResolutions you can make to improve your city: With a little effort, your city can be better this year. Here are some effective ways to do it. via @FastCompany by @BrentToderian https://t.co/kl4HEZpDlw https://t.co/DTj0TvbJ87
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With a little effort, your city can be better this year. Here are some effective ways to do it.

www.fastcompany.com
On Jan 7, 2020
@SmartCityexpo shared
25 simple #NewYearResolutions you can make to improve your city: With a little effort, your city can be better this year. Here are some effective ways to do it. via @FastCompany by @BrentToderian https://t.co/kl4HEZpDlw https://t.co/DTj0TvbJ87
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25 simple resolutions you can make to improve your city in 2019

25 simple resolutions you can make to improve your city in 2019

With a little effort, your city can be better this year. Here are some effective ways to do it.

7 trends that will define smart cities in 2020

On Jan 5, 2020
@UrbanBreezes shared
7 trends that will define smart cities in 2020 https://t.co/FXwrrac6od via @smartcitiesdive
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Cities are primed for big transformation, including scooter company consolidation, car-free zone planning and increased flying car investments.

www.smartcitiesdive.com
On Jan 5, 2020
@UrbanBreezes shared
7 trends that will define smart cities in 2020 https://t.co/FXwrrac6od via @smartcitiesdive
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7 trends that will define smart cities in 2020

7 trends that will define smart cities in 2020

Cities are primed for big transformation, including scooter company consolidation, car-free zone planning and increased flying car investments.

NYC's Circular City program to focus on sustainability in 2020

On Jan 10, 2020
@smartcitiesdive shared
The 2020 NYC Circular City program will focus on solutions to aid energy efficiency. https://t.co/UTvmOnRXcV
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The joint effort from New Lab and the New York City Economic Development Corporation will test solutions for the city's transition to a circular economy. 

www.smartcitiesdive.com
On Jan 10, 2020
@smartcitiesdive shared
The 2020 NYC Circular City program will focus on solutions to aid energy efficiency. https://t.co/UTvmOnRXcV
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NYC's Circular City program to focus on sustainability in 2020

NYC's Circular City program to focus on sustainability in 2020

The joint effort from New Lab and the New York City Economic Development Corporation will test solutions for the city's transition to a circular economy. 

NYC's roofs are getting a sustainable makeover

On Jan 28, 2020
@IEEESmartCities shared
Green or solar panel roof? In New York City, new or under construction, roofs must include a sustainable zone on 100% of the available roof space. Read how government, architects, investors and all are trying to manage the new laws via @smartcitiesdive: https://t.co/JN7uRRQnqZ https://t.co/s0khqwazwr
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It's been two months since New York's Sustainable Roof Laws, part of the Climate Mobilization Act, took effect. Now architects and officials must decide: Are green roof systems or solar systems best?

www.smartcitiesdive.com
On Jan 28, 2020
@IEEESmartCities shared
Green or solar panel roof? In New York City, new or under construction, roofs must include a sustainable zone on 100% of the available roof space. Read how government, architects, investors and all are trying to manage the new laws via @smartcitiesdive: https://t.co/JN7uRRQnqZ https://t.co/s0khqwazwr
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NYC's roofs are getting a sustainable makeover

NYC's roofs are getting a sustainable makeover

It's been two months since New York's Sustainable Roof Laws, part of the Climate Mobilization Act, took effect. Now architects and officials must decide: Are green roof systems or solar ...

Smart City Summit & Expo

On Jan 9, 2020
@Cities_Today shared
The 2020 Smart City Summit & Expo, Asia’s largest annual #smartcity tradeshow, brings together professionals from all around the world to share their experiences in smart city development, and to showcase innovative solutions. More info 👉 https://t.co/skisVjvPsH @TPE_SmartCity https://t.co/EowXDafp4t
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When: 24th March 2020 – 27th March 2020 all-day Where: Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center, No. 1, Jingmao 2nd Road, Nangang District, Taipei City, Taiwan 115 The 2020 Smart City Summit & Expo (SCSE) will be held at Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center, Hall 2, Taipei, from 24 ...

cities-today.com
On Jan 9, 2020
@Cities_Today shared
The 2020 Smart City Summit & Expo, Asia’s largest annual #smartcity tradeshow, brings together professionals from all around the world to share their experiences in smart city development, and to showcase innovative solutions. More info 👉 https://t.co/skisVjvPsH @TPE_SmartCity https://t.co/EowXDafp4t
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Smart City Summit & Expo

Smart City Summit & Expo

When: 24th March 2020 – 27th March 2020 all-day Where: Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center, No. 1, Jingmao 2nd Road, Nangang District, Taipei City, Taiwan 115 The 2020 Smart ...

'We want to be carbon positive,' says Mayor of Stockholm, named world's smartest city

On Jan 28, 2020
@ICLEI_Europe shared
Mayor of ICLEI Member #Stockholm talks to @euronews about their carbon positive ambitions, their status as the 🌍world's smartest city and how the @EUGrowSmarter project helped them get there https://t.co/lnJOUMix6E
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The Mayor of the Swedish capital, Anna König Jerlmyr, explains what being named the world's smartest city means to her. #Futuris

www.euronews.com
On Jan 28, 2020
@ICLEI_Europe shared
Mayor of ICLEI Member #Stockholm talks to @euronews about their carbon positive ambitions, their status as the 🌍world's smartest city and how the @EUGrowSmarter project helped them get there https://t.co/lnJOUMix6E
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'We want to be carbon positive,' says Mayor of Stockholm, named world's smartest city

'We want to be carbon positive,' says Mayor of Stockholm, named world's smartest city

The Mayor of the Swedish capital, Anna König Jerlmyr, explains what being named the world's smartest city means to her. #Futuris

Carmel, IN's secret to reducing traffic fatalities? Roundabouts

On Jan 28, 2020
@smartcitiesdive shared
Carmel, IN's traffic fatality rate is about 6x below the nat'l average. Here's one reason why: https://t.co/C8DlPEIisD
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The city's more than 120 roundabouts have helped bring Carmel's traffic fatality rate to about six times below the national average.

www.smartcitiesdive.com
On Jan 28, 2020
@smartcitiesdive shared
Carmel, IN's traffic fatality rate is about 6x below the nat'l average. Here's one reason why: https://t.co/C8DlPEIisD
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Carmel, IN's secret to reducing traffic fatalities? Roundabouts

Carmel, IN's secret to reducing traffic fatalities? Roundabouts

The city's more than 120 roundabouts have helped bring Carmel's traffic fatality rate to about six times below the national average.

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