Smart Cities

Annual Report 2018

This year, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 108 influencers like Smart City Expo and Sustainable Cities, discussing hashtags such as #smartcity , #SCEWC18 and #smartcities.
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On Mar 28, 2018
@EUSmartCities shared
RT @SmarterH2020: Discussing the challenges and avoiding threats in #smartcity cybersecurity, via NTT security: #SmarterTogether

Smart city security: Don’t let the Internet of Things become the Internet of Threats

The smart city is coming. And it’s bringing with it unparalleled changes in the way public and private sector organizations use connected technologies t...

On Jul 1, 2018
@libelium shared
The conference included several working sessions in which specialists showcased the latest #IoT technology applications in two key areas: environmental sustainability and the urban environment. #LibeliumIoTConference -

Speakers conclude that interoperability and ecosystem are the keys for the IoT growth

Libelium hosted the third edition of its Annual IoT Conference. On the 21st and 22nd June 2018, the company welcomed more than 100 attendees from more than 20 countries of all continents to ...

On Mar 26, 2018
@smartcitiesdive shared
Why building a dynamic smart city requires an equally-dynamic network

Why building a dynamic smart city requires an equally-dynamic network

The network supporting a city's smart technology must adapt intuitively to shift bandwidth accordingly when and where it’s most critical. 

On Jul 17, 2018
@SenseableCity shared
RT @CityLab: In Carlo Ratti’s future metropolis, streets, buildings, and objects sense and respond to the movements of the smartphone-equipped masses using powerful algorithms.

The Sensory City Philosopher

Inside the mind and work of Carlo Ratti, who's reimagining architecture as interactive. 

On Nov 22, 2018
@SmartCityexpo shared
RT @SAP_Telco: SAP industry experts at #SCEWC18 discussed how leveraging data to forge personalized services for consumers can increase CX

Smart City Expo World Congress: Citizen Engagement

Learn more about Citizen Engagement and how it can provide personalized services in one single platform.

On Jan 23, 2018
@SmartCityexpo shared
How #machinelearning and #computervision will transform our #cities via @Curbed #UrbanPlanning #privacy #surveillance

Your city is watching you

How machine learning and "computer vision" will transform our cities

On May 14, 2018
@smartccouncil shared
We created special infographics to capture insights from many of the sessions at Smart Cities Week Silicon Valley 2018🎨 Find them all here: #SmartCitiesWeek

Smart Cities Week SV 2018 Infographics

Smart cities are not about technology — they are about people. Leaders from cities throughout Silicon Valley, an area known for being at the forefront of technological innovation, shared ...

On Dec 3, 2018
@SmartCityexpo shared
The #SmartCity platform: #AI “operating system” for cities launched by @HuaweiEnt at #SCEWC18 #HuaweiSCEWC #Huawei #SmartCities #DigitalTransformation

Smart city platform: AI “operating system” for cities launched by Huawei

Chinese technology giant Huawei has today launched an unprecedented smart city platform that provides a vast “operating system” for cities.

On Nov 19, 2018
@SmartCityexpo shared
RT @Cities_Today: Mastercard launches new city network 👉 @MastercardNews @Mastercard #CityPossible @smartcityexpo #SCEWC18 #CitiesToLivein #smartcity

News round-up from Smart City Expo

Highlights of industry news from Smart City Expo World Congress.

On Jul 23, 2018
@innovateuk shared
The #FutureCitiesChina mission will offer UK urban innovators a unique opportunity to enter the Chinese market. Apply by Aug 17 here: @futurecitiescat @ChinaBritain @tradegovuk

Future Cities mission to China: applications now open

Innovative UK businesses working in the smart cities sector can meet potential customers, partners and investors in China’s Greater Bay Area.

On May 23, 2018
@libelium shared
RT @RikySanti: Libelium IoT Sensor Platform Adds LoRaWAN Coverage for India vía @libelium

Libelium IoT Sensor Platform Adds LoRaWAN Coverage for India

Libelium continues to power the Internet of Things (IoT) adding LoRaWAN wireless connectivity for India to Waspmote Plug & Sense! and Smart Parking sensor devices. The Spanish IoT company ...

On Mar 25, 2018
@data4all shared
RT @cybersecboardrm: 2018 - Smart City Breakthrough Year and Top Cities - iHLS #SmartCities #IoT

2018 – Smart City Breakthrough Year

This post is also available in: עברית (Hebrew)Smart city development has progressed over the past few years, with most of the conversation

On May 30, 2018
@libelium shared
>84% of world trade is mobilized by maritime transport. The dynamic nature and importance of maritime transport have repercussions on the environment in the form of noise, air pollution or traffic congestion.

Reducing Logistics’ environmental impact by air quality monitoring in the Baltic Sea Port of Gdansk, Poland

Feature Forest is a Polish start-up, specialized in developing software solutions for the IoT, taking advantage of data science methods. The company has successfully accomplished the ...

On May 13, 2018
@smartccouncil shared
The first-ever Smart Cities Readiness Hub at Smart Cities Week Silicon Valley paired cities that are starting their efforts with those who have already blazed a trail -- and all gained useful insights; #SmartCitiesWeek #SmartCities

Smart Cities Week Silicon Valley City Readiness Hub Experience

The first-ever Smart Cities Readiness Hub at Smart Cities Week Silicon Valley paired cities that are starting their efforts with those who have already blaze...

On Feb 7, 2018
@SenseableCity shared
RT @hst_austria: Carlo Ratti of MIT Opens ISE 2018 With a Talk About the Future of Cities - rAVe [Publications]

Carlo Ratti of MIT Opens ISE 2018 With a Talk About the Future of Cities

By Rebeccah Musson Carlo Ratti, one of the 50 most influential designers in America, talked this evening about the future of cities. The change from traditional cities to smart cities is ...

Top Influencers

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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

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

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

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

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

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

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Transforming #Cities through #Placemaking & #PublicSpaces - Forum & conf series building to Habitat III - Ax:son Johnson Foundation @UNHabitat @PPS_Placemaking

Follow 15.4k 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:

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

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Smart City As A Service. @dfrcag www

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

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#EIPSCC Market Place brings together #SmartCities stakeholders. Get to know our ongoing initiatives and get involved

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Internet of Things & data thought leader. author: SmartStuff Data Dynamite Twitter user #2654.

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

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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

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

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

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