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The reality of MaaS has arrived, by Ben Foulser, associate director, Infrastructure Advisory Practice, KPMG

The reality of MaaS has arrived, by Ben Foulser, associate director, Infrastructure Advisory Practice, KPMG

Mobility-as-a-Service enhances the user experienced and can achieve key policy objectives such as economic growth and transport network resilience

Dr Thishi Surendranathan, manager Health Advisory, KPMG LLP, explores how patients and their caregivers will increasingly play a key role in the uptake of new technologies

Dr Thishi Surendranathan, manager Health Advisory, KPMG LLP, explores how patients and their caregivers will increasingly play a key role in the uptake of new technologies

The next great transformation in healthcare will be driven by health service users wielding their power and influence to drive change

Creating smarter, safer and more sustainable cities requires shared network infrastructure, says Gary Holland, IP Optical Networks (ION), Nokia

Creating smarter, safer and more sustainable cities requires shared network infrastructure, says Gary Holland, IP Optical Networks (ION), Nokia

Shared network infrastructure improves operational efficiency and shares costs between multiple departments and organisations

Digital government: how to make it a vibrant reality, by David Downing, Central Government and Healthcare Director, SAS UK

Digital government: how to make it a vibrant reality, by David Downing, Central Government and Healthcare Director, SAS UK

Only governments that take a proactive approach towards digitalisation will get ahead

New mayors have a pivotal role in creating smart city regions and communities, says Matthew Evans, head of programme, IoT and SmarterUK, techUK.  

New mayors have a pivotal role in creating smart city regions and communities, says Matthew Evans, head of programme, IoT and SmarterUK, techUK.  

With all eyes on the new mayors, they have ample opportunity to lead the way and set the example of what a modern 21st century city region will look like

Why Global Britain needs climate innovation, by Tom Mitchell, director, UK & Ireland, Climate-KIC

Why Global Britain needs climate innovation, by Tom Mitchell, director, UK & Ireland, Climate-KIC

It’s crucial that we ensure post-Brexit Britain responds to low carbon opportunities quickly with cutting edge climate innovation

Smart cities look to the future, by Nagayoshi Nakano, research vice president at Gartner

Smart cities look to the future, by Nagayoshi Nakano, research vice president at Gartner

CIOs focused on smart cities should plan infrastructure to support the IoT

Turning smart cities into kind cities, by Amos Meiri, CEO of Colu

Turning smart cities into kind cities, by Amos Meiri, CEO of Colu

What type of society does municipal digitalisation create?

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

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
Smart students and smart thinking

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Smart students and smart thinking

The NYU Tandon’s STEM programme for high school students showcased a wealth of smart city innovation