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Chicago Begins Development of ON TO 2050 Comprehensive Regional Plan

February 24, 2016 - in Corporate, Planning

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, Feb. 23, 2016—Stakeholders and leaders from across metropolitan Chicago are convening Wednesday to share ideas about how to strengthen existing communities by developing a new comprehensive regional plan called ON TO 2050. To embark on…

Smart Dublin: High-tech Sensors to Monitor Life in the Capital

April 2, 2014 - in Projects, Sensors, Smart Cities

Dublin is set to become the first fully sensored global city after chipmaker Intel announced plans to test more than 200 “gateways” around the city.…

Front-running Cities Changing Transport, Improving Quality of Life

December 3, 2013 - in Planning, Projects, Transportation

Many cities in Europe are changing, according to a new report which points to rapid transformations in urban transport in some areas. While cycling and…

New Initiative to Support $40 Billion Smart Cities in UK

October 13, 2013 - in Projects, Smart Cities

The UK’s cities will be helped to get smart, thanks to the launch of the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills’s new Smart Cities. It comes as a new report published today values the smart cities industry at more than $400 billion globally by…