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Smart in Capri

Smart in Capri

To my mind, the size of Capri makes it ripe for a whole smart take-over More

Taking data to new dimensions

Taking data to new dimensions

Smart cities should transform lives and it is data that can help to achieve this More

Speech, speech, speech…

Speech, speech, speech…

Humans need to find a new home in space in the next 200 – 500 years for the survival of the species. Suddenly Brexit negotiations seem somewhat of a distraction More

China for Europe and webinar news

China for Europe and webinar news

If anyone still believes university professors live in ivory towers, you can discard that thought immediately. More

It’s a mayor’s world and we launch City Profiles

It’s a mayor’s world and we launch City Profiles

This century is the epoch of the city, and by association it means it’s the century of mayors More

Election inertia? There’s an app for that

Election inertia? There’s an app for that

It will be interesting to see the turn-out stats for the app-loving 18-24-year-old age group which is generally in decline More

Let's get together!

Let's get together!

Technology too, enables a collaborative economy – a great example of this is of course AirBnB. Applying this innovation in a social context has resulted in projects like the Casserole Club founded in 2011 by FutueGov. More

PwC appoints AI lead in the UK

PwC appoints AI lead in the UK

Jobs for those with hands-on AI, machine learning and data science experience has exploded in recent years More

Artificial lightness of being

Artificial lightness of being

My circadian rhythms have been upended and you don’t want to hear about my messed up melatonin levels More

In praise of Lego

In praise of Lego

Lego, a life skill for now and the future More