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frontierCities2: Another Level of Impact – the FITECH Grantees

frontierCities2: Another Level of Impact – the FITECH Grantees

🕔16:27, 25.Oct 2017

frontierCities2’s FI-TECH grantees talk to Thinking Cities editor in chief Kevin Borras about their FIWARE-enabled smart city mobility solutions. With topics ranging from vital organ transportation, airport information and air quality monitoring to employee incentivisation and bus timetable optimisation, the

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Internet of Things: Silver Spring Networks’ Brian McGuigan talks to Thinking Highways

Internet of Things: Silver Spring Networks’ Brian McGuigan talks to Thinking Highways

🕔16:27, 23.Oct 2017

Brian McGuigan, Silver Spring Networks’ smart city solution sales manager, talks to Thinking Highways and Thinking Cities editor in chief Kevin Borras about how the Internet of Things is changing what we perceive as a Thinking City, the potential for

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CYCLE OF CHANGE

CYCLE OF CHANGE

🕔12:18, 20.Oct 2017

Sjors van Duren is Policy Advisor for the Province of Gelderland in the Netherlands and Programme Director of Velo-city 2017, the major cycling conference that takes place from 13-16th of June in the Arnhem and Nijmegen Region. He tells Florinda

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ODENSIFICATION: how to grow your city organically

ODENSIFICATION: how to grow your city organically

🕔12:08, 20.Oct 2017

Thinking Cities’ Pasquale Cancellara talks to Steen Møller, Deputy Mayor for Employment and Social Services Department for the City of Odense, Denmark Odense is a well-known, middle-sized city in Denmark that has a very peculiar geographical position in relation with the

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THE SOUND OF PROGRESS

THE SOUND OF PROGRESS

🕔12:01, 20.Oct 2017

Visually impaired travellers in Kaunas are now finding it far easier to navigate their way around Lithuania’s second city with the help of an innovative audible bus information app, as Jim McKeever explains At the start of this year, the Kaunas

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OK COMMUTER

OK COMMUTER

🕔11:57, 20.Oct 2017

Positive Drive is a gamified tracking and tracing campaign to uncover the mobility behaviour of employees in the Luxembourgish Cloche d’Or business area. Dr Martin Kracheel and Patrick van Egmond elucidate Imagine a busy business area in Luxembourg city, lots of

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RISK TO EXIST

RISK TO EXIST

🕔11:51, 20.Oct 2017

It’s time to face up to the risks as well as the opportunities of automation, says the European Transport Safety Council’s Antonio Avenoso   Regular users of computers running Microsoft Windows over the years will be familiar with something technically inclined

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THE ONLY WAY IS ETHICS

THE ONLY WAY IS ETHICS

🕔11:38, 20.Oct 2017

Three FIWARE-based solutions for Smart Cities are joining forces to develop a modular and open platform, leveraging “complementary vertical experiences” in the fields of IoT, data management and citizen engagement. The all-Italian line-up is brought together by a common passion

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WELCOME TO UTOPIA: YOU HAVE ARRIVED AT YOUR DESTINATION

WELCOME TO UTOPIA: YOU HAVE ARRIVED AT YOUR DESTINATION

🕔11:29, 20.Oct 2017

Improved urban mobility means quality of life, says Dr Carl Friedrich Eckhardt, but it is necessary to pave the way for those who would rather use a car instead of owning one Mobility is essential for our quality of life. It

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UK Government Announces Funding For a World-Leading Smart Mobility Living Lab in London

UK Government Announces Funding For a World-Leading Smart Mobility Living Lab in London

🕔15:59, 19.Oct 2017

A consortium led by TRL, the global centre for innovation in transport and mobility, has been awarded £13.4m of the government’s £51m Connected and Autonomous Vehicle (CAV) test bed funding to create a world-leading, real-world test environment in London for

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