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Use smart data to achieve your city’s goals

Use smart data to achieve your city’s goals

Data allows cities to act on facts and insights rather than on beliefs and opinions, says Martin Klein, global vice president and head of the Industry Business Unit for Public Sector at SAP

Companies that make cities smarter, by JB's Reports

Companies that make cities smarter, by JB's Reports

Firms are working hard to utilise the IoT to make the city smarter through interconnectivity

Every Smart City Deserves a Smart Airport, says Richard Van Wijk, head of Aviation Practice, Nokia  

Every Smart City Deserves a Smart Airport, says Richard Van Wijk, head of Aviation Practice, Nokia  

Just like a smart city, at the heart of any smart airport are communications networks

AI and infrastructure planning, by Ashay Prabhu, co-founder of Assetic

AI and infrastructure planning, by Ashay Prabhu, co-founder of Assetic

With the advent of big data and the tools to interpret it, leaders have been given new ways to optimise their cities’ performance into the future

A lack of stakeholder collaboration will threaten the technological transformation of underground utility management, say KPMG's Matt King and Salar Shemirani

A lack of stakeholder collaboration will threaten the technological transformation of underground utility management, say KPMG's Matt King and Salar Shemirani

Technology brings many benefits and advantages to underground asset management, but collaboration is crucial to its ultimate success

Clients requirements must be in the outcome specifications and not performance specifications, says Tridonic’s Simon Blazey

Clients requirements must be in the outcome specifications and not performance specifications, says Tridonic’s Simon Blazey

Specifiers will need to think about the user interfaces and the less tangible but vital elements such as the ’feeling’ the building provides

Ten years until autonomous vehicles hit the fast lane, says Antony Edwards, CTO at TestPlant

Ten years until autonomous vehicles hit the fast lane, says Antony Edwards, CTO at TestPlant

The delay in autonomous vehicles is quickly developing into a serious societal issue

Never mind the Lithium, what about the talent, asks David Hunt

Never mind the Lithium, what about the talent, asks David Hunt

As the clean energy transition grows, there is increasingly a skills and talent gap

BYOD and the smart city environment, by Colin Tankard, MD, Digital Pathways

BYOD and the smart city environment, by Colin Tankard, MD, Digital Pathways

One day a platform is perceived secure, the next day a major flaw is found rendering the device or group of devices wide open to attack

AI for smarter cities: finding the real value

Special Reports

AI for smarter cities: finding the real value

Sarah Wray looks at where AI is making an impact in improving our cities, and the opportunities for the future