Special Reports

City shape shifting

City shape shifting

What if technology could get under the skin of a city in such a way as to totally optimise it, rebalance it, re-engineer it, rejuvenate the parts that have been left to waste? By Melony Rocque

Relieving the pain of parking

Relieving the pain of parking

Montpellier in the South of France is one of the cities that has deployed Libelium’s smart parking solution to improve its citizens’ quality of life

AI for smarter cities: finding the real value

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

Countdown to Smart City Expo

Countdown to Smart City Expo

Citizen empowerment will be the main theme of this year’s Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona, which also features its first ever Smart Mobility World Congress

Smart keynotes announced for SCEWC

Smart keynotes announced for SCEWC

Dirk Ahlborn, Joan Clos, Robert Muggah & Dimitri Zenghelis confirmed as keynote speakers at Smart City Expo World Congress

One small leap

One small leap

Many cities have opened their data to provide more insight into city operations, but the next step is to make the leap to true data economies, by Sarah Wray

SmartCitiesWorld City Profile – Moscow (full report)

SmartCitiesWorld City Profile – Moscow (full report)

In this edition, we focus on Moscow, which celebrated the 870th anniversary of its official founding in September (2017). The challenge for Moscow’s Mayor Sergey Sobyanin and his government is to preserve the essential character of one of the world’s most charismatic capitals while ensuring that it meets citizens’ needs in the 21st century

Smart students and smart thinking

Smart students and smart thinking

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

Case study:  The connected bus shelter

Case study: The connected bus shelter

New technologies and applications are now being used that enable bus shelters to be so much more...

Back to the future

Back to the future

How Assetic is helping to close the global infrastructure gap, by Melony Rocque