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Archive for 2011
The Intelligent City Forum of New Taipei City took place on the 15th November 2011. A large number of key stakeholders have participated from cities around the world to share their experiences in intelligent and future city development and help develop New Taipei City into a more intelligent city.
Schneider Electric and its recently acquired Telvent have collaborated to develop and introduce an integrated suite of solutions to improve the efficiency and sustainability of urban infrastructures, leading to more livable cities.
Adam Greenfield, director of the urban systems design practice ‘Urbanscale’, was present at the Smart Cities Expo, which took place in Barcelona from 29 November to 2 December 2011. In his interview, he refers to the importance of open-data for the creation
Anthony Townsend, research director at the Institute for the Future, gives a short, but discerning interview about the ‘Smart City’ concept and market to Prof. Paddy Miller from IESE Business School, Barcelona.
The latest issue of Google’s Think Quarterly magazine focus on innovation. It presents big ideas from heads of industry, leading experts and Google’s visionaries — all to help guide your own thinking. The editors hopes this gives you inspiration, insight, and some new ideas of your own.