Technology Mega Trends for 2018
Some tech trends fizzle out and die a quiet death, while others are so significant that they transform our world and how we live in it. Here are the top nine tech mega-trends that I believe will define 2018 and beyond.
Digital Transformation Best Practices
Best practices: Boston's Boston311 app, New York City's digital division; Estonia's digital ID program; Ontario's Independent Electricity System Operator's Save On Energy campaign; and Saint Johns' community data strategy
Cloud Connected Motorbikes for Smart Cities?
The M1 electric motorbike could be considered to be a “two-wheeled Tesla,” or a bike that has motorcycle-like capabilities, yet doesn’t require a license to ride.
Principles for Reforming Public Services with Data
Data analytics is no cure-all; it cannot address every issue. So how do you work out where it has something to contribute?
2015 European Smart City Intelligence Mission
In 2015, Alliance representatives are visiting several Smart Cities in Europe, in addition to the 2015 Smart City Expo and Global Congress, to gather intelligence for members and showcase the Alliance on the leading edge of urban innovation
Alberta's Smart Investment Opportunities
Alberta is one of the most attractive places to invest in North America, boasting rapid population growth, positive business environment, and a record of leading GDP, employment, export and investment growth.
Date - October 27, 2017 Author - Intelligent Communities Forum
In a live ceremony in New York City and an online video, the Intelligent Community Forum (ICF) today named the world’s Smart21 Communities of 2018.
Date - October 16, 2015 Author - Travis Peter, City of St. Albert
Delegation to Discuss St. Albert’s Smart City Efforts and Regional Technology Solutions
Date - December, 2016 Author - Smart Cities Council
Open data is about transparency, about giving citizens access to the data their tax dollars help create and it’s about innovation
Date - January, 2014 Author - European Parliament
An analysis of the objectives and Europe 2020 targets of Smart City initiatives finds that despite their early stage of development, Smart City objectives should be more explicit, well defined and clearly aligned to city development, innovation plans and Europe 2020 in order to be successful.
June 04 – 06, 2018
The annual ICF Summit is unlike any municipal, urban planning or economic development conference you attend.
May 07 – 08, 2018
Smart Cities Expo World Forum combines the power of collocated conference with a state-of-the-art expo floor.
October 29 – 02, 2017
The ITS World Congress brings together global leaders in intelligent and transformative transportation to showcase and evaluate the latest innovative concepts, active prototypes, and live systems.
June 28 – 28, 2017
Learn how to leverage the Internet of Things in order to make buildings more efficient, sustainable, productive, and future-ready.
November 06 – 20, 2015
Smart City Alliance European Mission
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