Smart Cities Summit 2016

Smart Cities Summit 2016

🕔09:32, 24.Dec 2015

The UK is at the forefront of Smart City technology and developments. The Smart Cities Summit London will explore UK Smart City projects and test beds, together with international case studies. Presentations and discussions will detail where investment should be

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Intelligent environments for cities

Intelligent environments for cities

🕔08:56, 24.Dec 2015

Technology never stops advancing. Today, we have reached the stage where something as ordinary as light bulbs have evolved into intelligent devices. Light bulbs are being designed to be more sensitive and reactive to its surroundings, making it economically, environmentally and

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By 2050, an additional 2.5 billion people are expected to live in urban areas

By 2050, an additional 2.5 billion people are expected to live in urban areas

🕔11:19, 22.Dec 2015

Smart cities are vital to our urban future. Last month, thousands of city leaders, tech companies, academics and researchers from around the world converged in Barcelona, Spain to debate the future of the modern city. Already, more than half of

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Transport for Smart Cities Conference – 28 January 2016 – Brussels

Transport for Smart Cities Conference – 28 January 2016 – Brussels

🕔10:16, 22.Dec 2015

The European Commission (DG MOVE) organizes the conference ‘Transport for smart cities 2016; scaling innovation in Europe’ which will be held on 28 January 2016 in Brussels. The conference gathers about 150 selected practitioners and leaders from public and private sectors

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London Is Set to Dominate as a ‘Smart City’ for Global Growth in 2016

London Is Set to Dominate as a ‘Smart City’ for Global Growth in 2016

🕔12:19, 21.Dec 2015

Recent research and ongoing plans for development have highlighted London as an important member of international ‘Smart Cities’; a place forging forward with technology. The status is being applied to urban areas which unify transport, housing and technology as part

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Connected communities and sensors in cities

Connected communities and sensors in cities

🕔12:00, 18.Dec 2015

Smart cities. Teletopia. Quantified communities. Whatever label you prefer, the concept of cities utilizing information and communication technologies (ICT) to create connected communities is an increasingly popular one, gaining more and more attention from city planners and urban developers. The end

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ITS Australia to host 1st in a series of ITS Showcase events – Melbourne 4 February 2016

ITS Australia to host 1st in a series of ITS Showcase events – Melbourne 4 February 2016

🕔10:11, 17.Dec 2015

ITS Australia will host the 1st in a series of 2016 ITS Showcase events to bring together Intelligent Transport Systems professionals and related disciplines for an update from industry leaders on the topics being debated right now, including autonomous and

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Smart Cities are Beginning to Adopt Electric Scooters as the Future of Transport

Smart Cities are Beginning to Adopt Electric Scooters as the Future of Transport

🕔09:21, 17.Dec 2015

As cities expand and demand for electric scooters and vehicles grows, Gogoro is trying to bring a new urban energy infrastructure to market. By 2025 the number of smart cities around the world is predicted to quadruple from 2013, from 21 to

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Modelling public transport in the era of ITS

Modelling public transport in the era of ITS

🕔13:17, 16.Dec 2015

A new textbook explains for the first time how the effect of ITS technologies on passenger behaviour in public transport can be modelled. New technologies are constantly appearing on the market for intelligent transport systems. However, until now it was

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Smart Cities Build Wifi Access Into Pavements

Smart Cities Build Wifi Access Into Pavements

🕔10:38, 16.Dec 2015

In the town of Chesham, England, the district council and Virgin Media are partnering to embed WiFi access directly into roads. And, it’s going to be fast! They have teamed up with Virgin Media to trial a ‘Smart WiFi Pavement’

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