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Monthly report: March 2020

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 90 influencers like Sustainable Cities and Smart City Expo, discussing hashtags such as #smartcities , #smartcity and #data.
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The City Wellbeing Index: How happy are the world's leading cities?

On Mar 6, 2020
@SmartCityexpo shared
City #Wellbeing Index: How happy are the world's leading cities? The @knightfdn analized 40 global cities. #smartcity #smartcities #happycities cc @helene_wpli @sallyeaves @Paula_Piccard @antgrasso @Ronald_vanLoon @evankirstel @HaroldSinnott https://t.co/Yex48DjlLh https://t.co/GRDoRr1BLj
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Introducing the City Wellbeing Index, gauging the quality of life in the world's most-liveable cities

www.knightfrank.com
On Mar 6, 2020
@SmartCityexpo shared
City #Wellbeing Index: How happy are the world's leading cities? The @knightfdn analized 40 global cities. #smartcity #smartcities #happycities cc @helene_wpli @sallyeaves @Paula_Piccard @antgrasso @Ronald_vanLoon @evankirstel @HaroldSinnott https://t.co/Yex48DjlLh https://t.co/GRDoRr1BLj
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The City Wellbeing Index: How happy are the world's leading cities?

Introducing the City Wellbeing Index, gauging the quality of life in the world's most-liveable cities

Smart Cities

On Mar 11, 2020
@IEEESmartCities shared
RT @smartcitiesnow: Here's a #mustread link posted last week https://t.co/ic2rFxeoNG See the rest at https://t.co/moEY5zRn7I
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Weekly review of Smart Cities news. Get only the news that mattered in the Smart Cities world

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On Mar 11, 2020
@IEEESmartCities shared
RT @smartcitiesnow: Here's a #mustread link posted last week https://t.co/ic2rFxeoNG See the rest at https://t.co/moEY5zRn7I
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Weekly review of Smart Cities news. Get only the news that mattered in the Smart Cities world

Why 3D mapping could be key in the creation of 'smart cities'

On Mar 4, 2020
@SmartCityexpo shared
Why #3Dmapping could be key in the creation of #smartcities via @MarketWatch, Edzard Overbeek CEO @here #3D #mapping #GIS #5Gnetworks #Telecom #Connectivity https://t.co/PIp3z0By4V
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Telecom operators will invest as much as $275 billion nationwide over seven years to build out 5G networks. Here's how this could enable the creation of 'smart cities' through new dynamic mapping technologies.

www.marketwatch.com
On Mar 4, 2020
@SmartCityexpo shared
Why #3Dmapping could be key in the creation of #smartcities via @MarketWatch, Edzard Overbeek CEO @here #3D #mapping #GIS #5Gnetworks #Telecom #Connectivity https://t.co/PIp3z0By4V
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Why 3D mapping could be key in the creation of 'smart cities'

Telecom operators will invest as much as $275 billion nationwide over seven years to build out 5G networks. Here's how this could enable the creation of 'smart cities' through new dynamic ...

The city built for you: how biometric identity will drive personal security in smart cities

On Mar 11, 2020
@data4all shared
RT @Corix_JC: The city built for you > How #biometric identity will drive personal #security in smart cities > https://t.co/CPS35v0na7 via @TechNative #tech #smartcity #digital #innovation #future #identity #cybersecurity #leadership #data #personaldata #dataprivacy #privacy #surveillance https://t.co/mWXvEwaQmB
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How would you like to live in a city that’s perfect for you? Today, thanks to real-time connected applications such as public transport services and heating systems that can be turned on remotely, we are used to higher levels of convenience in our lives than ever before. ...

www.technative.io
On Mar 11, 2020
@data4all shared
RT @Corix_JC: The city built for you > How #biometric identity will drive personal #security in smart cities > https://t.co/CPS35v0na7 via @TechNative #tech #smartcity #digital #innovation #future #identity #cybersecurity #leadership #data #personaldata #dataprivacy #privacy #surveillance https://t.co/mWXvEwaQmB
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The city built for you: how biometric identity will drive personal security in smart cities

How would you like to live in a city that’s perfect for you? Today, thanks to real-time connected applications such as public transport services and heating systems that can be turned on ...

If a project proposal is too good to be true, it probably is

On Mar 12, 2020
@smartcitiesdive shared
How does a city know it's ready for a smart city project?https://t.co/3NoFRN4NFB
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As the saying goes, there are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies and statistics. When developing a business case for major smart city projects, this sentiment can be difficult to overcome. 

www.smartcitiesdive.com
On Mar 12, 2020
@smartcitiesdive shared
How does a city know it's ready for a smart city project?https://t.co/3NoFRN4NFB
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If a project proposal is too good to be true, it probably is

As the saying goes, there are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies and statistics. When developing a business case for major smart city projects, this sentiment can be difficult to ...

This census is unlike any before — and we have reason to worry

On Mar 9, 2020
@smartcitiesdive shared
Former Census Bureau director Kenneth Prewitt warns of fearmongering and mistrust threatening the validity of the 2020 census count. https://t.co/3T6pLkqLVB
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Kenneth Prewitt, former director of the U.S. Census Bureau from 1998 to 2001, warns of fearmongering, political manipulation and mistrust threatening the validity of the 2020 count.

www.smartcitiesdive.com
On Mar 9, 2020
@smartcitiesdive shared
Former Census Bureau director Kenneth Prewitt warns of fearmongering and mistrust threatening the validity of the 2020 census count. https://t.co/3T6pLkqLVB
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This census is unlike any before — and we have reason to worry

Kenneth Prewitt, former director of the U.S. Census Bureau from 1998 to 2001, warns of fearmongering, political manipulation and mistrust threatening the validity of the 2020 count.

UrbanLeague provides free COVID-19 portals for CIOs, city managers

On Mar 20, 2020
@smartcitiesdive shared
UrbanLeap is hopeful the platform can be used as a safe space for city leaders to ask questions and be vulnerable in a time of need. https://t.co/6Vev3rcpR3
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The platform enables city leaders to access resources such as playbooks and guidelines, and enter "live chats" to address pressing coronavirus questions.

www.smartcitiesdive.com
On Mar 20, 2020
@smartcitiesdive shared
UrbanLeap is hopeful the platform can be used as a safe space for city leaders to ask questions and be vulnerable in a time of need. https://t.co/6Vev3rcpR3
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UrbanLeague provides free COVID-19 portals for CIOs, city managers

The platform enables city leaders to access resources such as playbooks and guidelines, and enter "live chats" to address pressing coronavirus questions.

Webinar: “Part 1: Microtransit 2.0” – From Pilot to Transit System Integration

On Mar 6, 2020
@SmartCityexpo shared
RT @_SmartMobility: Interesting #webinar on #Microtransit 🚐, from pilot activity to the integration into the transit agency family of services. via @EnoTrans #SmartMobility #UrbanPlanning #TransportManagement #UrbanMobility https://t.co/nw3nBjrha6
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Scaling up microtransit operations (a.k.a. on-demand transit and general public demand-response transit) from a pilot project to a program introduces new opportunities and challenges for transit system integration. This structured approach has been developed to leverage critical lessons ...

www.enotrans.org
On Mar 6, 2020
@SmartCityexpo shared
RT @_SmartMobility: Interesting #webinar on #Microtransit 🚐, from pilot activity to the integration into the transit agency family of services. via @EnoTrans #SmartMobility #UrbanPlanning #TransportManagement #UrbanMobility https://t.co/nw3nBjrha6
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Webinar: “Part 1: Microtransit 2.0” – From Pilot to Transit System Integration

Scaling up microtransit operations (a.k.a. on-demand transit and general public demand-response transit) from a pilot project to a program introduces new opportunities and challenges for ...

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