Governance

Getting out of a jam

Traffic is just like water; it’s all about flow

Smart cities aren’t built in a day, by Kees van der Klauw, head of research at Philips Lighting

As technologies evolve, citizens will expect public infrastructure to be as connected as the mobile devices they depend on
Will cities join the renewable energy tsunami? asks Tom Lindberg, MD, ECOHZ

Will cities join the renewable energy tsunami? asks Tom Lindberg, MD, ECOHZ

In the ’energy transition’ we all sense is upon us – the power of the consumer has so far been very much undervalued
IOT Stars @MWC 2017

IOT Stars @MWC 2017

Policy Paper: Planning for the growth of the technology and advanced manufacturing sectors

Policy Paper: Planning for the growth of the technology and advanced manufacturing sectors

Given the pressures that a fresh bout of economic growth will put on cities’ infrastructure, the structure of the new economy will require the alignment of metropolitan priorities. This means that economic growth can not be isolated from the growth of public infrastructure. .

This paper argues that planning has a key role to play in ensuring not only that the conditions are in place for the flourishing of tech and AM, but also that the benefits of the accompanying growth are spread across the
Smart cities in Europe - Enabling innovation

Smart cities in Europe - Enabling innovation

This report provides insight into the development of smart cities in Europe. Specifically, it focuses on how the challenges cities face in becoming ‘smart’ can be overcome.

The findings are based on a survey of 300 senior executives from technology companies, investment funds, banks, consultancies and government officials
Orchestrating infrastructure for sustainable Smart Cities

Orchestrating infrastructure for sustainable Smart Cities

Orchestrating infrastructure for sustainable Smart Cities is the sixth in a series of White Papers whose purpose is to ensure that the IEC can contribute to solving global challenges through its International Standards and Conformity Assessment services.
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