Smart Cities

Monthly report: September 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 114 influencers like Sustainable Cities and Smart City Expo, discussing hashtags such as #smartcities , #smartcity and #SmartCitiesWeek.
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At Boston’s BSA Space, a New Exhibition Explores the Latest Smart City Tech

On Sep 3, 2019
@SenseableCity shared
At Boston @BSAAIA space the exhibition BALANCING ACT: URBANISM AND EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES "avoids grandiose ground-up smart city developments, focusing instead on designs that could impact life in existing cities," writes @MetropolisMag https://t.co/a8vdJ0tCVK
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"Balancing Act: Urbanism & Emerging Technologies" avoids big ground-up smart cities, instead focusing on designs that could impact existing cities.

www.metropolismag.com
On Sep 3, 2019
@SenseableCity shared
At Boston @BSAAIA space the exhibition BALANCING ACT: URBANISM AND EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES "avoids grandiose ground-up smart city developments, focusing instead on designs that could impact life in existing cities," writes @MetropolisMag https://t.co/a8vdJ0tCVK
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At Boston’s BSA Space, a New Exhibition Explores the Latest Smart City Tech

At Boston’s BSA Space, a New Exhibition Explores the Latest Smart City Tech

"Balancing Act: Urbanism & Emerging Technologies" avoids big ground-up smart cities, instead focusing on designs that could impact existing cities.

What Are Smart Cities? - CB Insights Research

On Sep 4, 2019
@SmartCityexpo shared
RT @alvinfoo: What are #SmartCities? via CB Insights https://t.co/8xetlfBECQ #AI #digitaltransformation #futureofwork #iot #5G #smarthome @CRudinschi @larswallden @floriansemle @grattonboy @BrianHanley1 @SmartCityexpo @enricomolinari @laurenmaille @chboursin @realColinMac @fogle_shane @efipm https://t.co/FryG7Ukr0I
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Technology is powering the rise of smart cities, transforming everything from traffic management to waste collection. We dig into the digital revolution giving rise to cities that are more connected, sustainable, and efficient — and what the future of urbanization might look like.

www.cbinsights.com
On Sep 4, 2019
@SmartCityexpo shared
RT @alvinfoo: What are #SmartCities? via CB Insights https://t.co/8xetlfBECQ #AI #digitaltransformation #futureofwork #iot #5G #smarthome @CRudinschi @larswallden @floriansemle @grattonboy @BrianHanley1 @SmartCityexpo @enricomolinari @laurenmaille @chboursin @realColinMac @fogle_shane @efipm https://t.co/FryG7Ukr0I
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What Are Smart Cities? - CB Insights Research

What Are Smart Cities? - CB Insights Research

Technology is powering the rise of smart cities, transforming everything from traffic management to waste collection. We dig into the digital revolution giving rise to cities that are more ...

Cities Today Institute to serve as CIO, CTO network

On Sep 20, 2019
@smartcitiesdive shared
Cities' CTOs and CIOs can now get support from the Cities Today Institute, a global network for city leaders. https://t.co/xqbflAIsMA
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Launched as a "one-stop shop" for city leaders around the world, CTI will provide a forum to share best practices for implementing smart city policies. 

www.smartcitiesdive.com
On Sep 20, 2019
@smartcitiesdive shared
Cities' CTOs and CIOs can now get support from the Cities Today Institute, a global network for city leaders. https://t.co/xqbflAIsMA
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Cities Today Institute to serve as CIO, CTO network

Cities Today Institute to serve as CIO, CTO network

Launched as a "one-stop shop" for city leaders around the world, CTI will provide a forum to share best practices for implementing smart city policies. 

City Tech Collaborative targets 2020 for putting heat mapping tool in urban planners' hands

On Sep 11, 2019
@smartcitiesdive shared
City Tech Collaborative is working on a tool to make urban heat data more accessible to planners https://t.co/ydyvhzdbit
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Following the proof-of-concept period, the tool could be expanded to include any city for which satellite data is available.

www.smartcitiesdive.com
On Sep 11, 2019
@smartcitiesdive shared
City Tech Collaborative is working on a tool to make urban heat data more accessible to planners https://t.co/ydyvhzdbit
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City Tech Collaborative targets 2020 for putting heat mapping tool in urban planners' hands

City Tech Collaborative targets 2020 for putting heat mapping tool in urban planners' hands

Following the proof-of-concept period, the tool could be expanded to include any city for which satellite data is available.

Report card: US cities far from 'smart' status

On Sep 16, 2019
@SmartCityexpo shared
[email protected] and @bright_cities_ presented a new #smartcity scorecard for U.S. cities at @SmartCityATL #SCATL19. Ratings revealed the need for Federal #funding and #opendata. @Mike_E_Lake via @smartcitiesdive #smartcities #governance #opengov https://t.co/Ol1UyqVMzt
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Leading Cities and Bright Cities emphasized the need for U.S. cities to collaborate in order to climb in the "smart city" ratings.

www.smartcitiesdive.com
On Sep 16, 2019
@SmartCityexpo shared
[email protected] and @bright_cities_ presented a new #smartcity scorecard for U.S. cities at @SmartCityATL #SCATL19. Ratings revealed the need for Federal #funding and #opendata. @Mike_E_Lake via @smartcitiesdive #smartcities #governance #opengov https://t.co/Ol1UyqVMzt
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Report card: US cities far from 'smart' status

Report card: US cities far from 'smart' status

Leading Cities and Bright Cities emphasized the need for U.S. cities to collaborate in order to climb in the "smart city" ratings.

A Framework for when Ride-Hailing/Sharing Companies and Public Transit Agencies may work together for the Public Benefit

On Sep 13, 2019
@RuthbeaClarke shared
Analysis of the relationship between #ride-hailing (#TNCs) and #publictransit. There are services that are complimentary and those that are competitive, and #cities should understand the details. https://t.co/IHGZrA6ijP
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Ride hailing and ride sharing companies have been steadily taking passengers from public transit systems, which weaken already funding-constrained agencies, negatively impacting cities. However, when not directly competing, these firms can work with cities or transit agencies to improve ...

www.idc-community.com
On Sep 13, 2019
@RuthbeaClarke shared
Analysis of the relationship between #ride-hailing (#TNCs) and #publictransit. There are services that are complimentary and those that are competitive, and #cities should understand the details. https://t.co/IHGZrA6ijP
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A Framework for when Ride-Hailing/Sharing Companies and Public Transit Agencies may work together for the Public Benefit

A Framework for when Ride-Hailing/Sharing Companies and Public Transit Agencies may work together for the Public Benefit

Ride hailing and ride sharing companies have been steadily taking passengers from public transit systems, which weaken already funding-constrained agencies, negatively impacting ...

The road to safer streets: how data helps achieve Vision Zero safety goals.

On Sep 5, 2019
@Cities_Today shared
The road to safer streets: how #data helps achieve Vision Zero safety goals. 👉 https://t.co/tbLPXnHbIt @GEOTAB #telematics #visionzero #roadsafety https://t.co/wlBnP9FRqW
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by Jean Pilon-Bignell, AVP Government & Smart Cities Telematics as a fleet management tool   Telematics – technology that captures data wirelessly and in real-time – is increasingly being used in municipal fleets to ​enhance vehicle efficiency and guide driver behaviour​. ...

cities-today.com
On Sep 5, 2019
@Cities_Today shared
The road to safer streets: how #data helps achieve Vision Zero safety goals. 👉 https://t.co/tbLPXnHbIt @GEOTAB #telematics #visionzero #roadsafety https://t.co/wlBnP9FRqW
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The road to safer streets: how data helps achieve Vision Zero safety goals.

The road to safer streets: how data helps achieve Vision Zero safety goals.

by Jean Pilon-Bignell, AVP Government & Smart Cities Telematics as a fleet management tool   Telematics – technology that captures data wirelessly and in real-time – is increasingly ...

NYC picks 9 buildings for 'deep energy retrofits'

On Oct 2, 2019
@smartcitiesdive shared
The City of New York will start deep energy retrofits on nine city facilities, with the goal to reduce energy usage by at least 50%. https://t.co/NDI7oxuY82
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The retrofits follow the passage of the Climate Mobilization Act, which set a goal to reduce government operation emissions 50% by 2030. 

www.smartcitiesdive.com
On Oct 2, 2019
@smartcitiesdive shared
The City of New York will start deep energy retrofits on nine city facilities, with the goal to reduce energy usage by at least 50%. https://t.co/NDI7oxuY82
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NYC picks 9 buildings for 'deep energy retrofits'

NYC picks 9 buildings for 'deep energy retrofits'

The retrofits follow the passage of the Climate Mobilization Act, which set a goal to reduce government operation emissions 50% by 2030. 

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

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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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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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Coalition of leading companies that seeks to advance the livability, workability and sustainability of the world's cities.

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

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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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Smart City expert at IDC. Tech innovations in public safety, public works, transportation, & civic engagement that create more livable, sustainable cities.

Follow 589.0 Followers

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@Logitek_es junto a #Wonderware Spain contribuyen a la creación de #smartcities para mejorar la eficiencia y sostenibilidad de nuestras ciudades.

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European regions and cities working together to benefit from the #DigitalAgenda and #SmartSpecialisation

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Advisor on #SustainableCity Strategies #BehaviorChange #LivableCities #SmartCities | Researcher | Speaker | Writer | Traveler | Windsurfer

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Passionate about the Networked Society. Entrepreneur, Innovation coach & Startup mentor. Tweets about #Innovation, #startups, #BigData, #M2M & #IoT.

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

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The Smart Cities Information System continues and builds on the CONCERTO initiatives. It collects and analyses data from European smart cities projects.

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Hypercat is a Consortium and Standard Driving Secure and Interoperable #IoT for Industry. Check the photos of the #Hypercat16 Summit at https://t.co/YfdV1J7wik

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

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

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ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability Europe: ambitious and committed member cities working to make sustainability a reality. https://t.co/k3zySMWIsb

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