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Smart City Strategy

Cities around the globe are becoming smart. However, they are following different strategic approaches and a "smart city" can be defined in different ways. With our smart city strategy insights, we shed light on the latest trends in terms of smart city evolution, strategic approaches, project implementation methods and the role of different stakeholders. Learn how other cities become smart and implement smart city strategies. 

Joe Appleton11 min read

Understanding Interoperability in Innovation Procurement

“Interoperability” is a popular buzzword in the innovation space. But what does it really mean, and why is it particularly ...
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Joe Appleton3 min read

28 German Smart City Model Projects selected for 2021

On the 15th of July, 2021, the German Federal Ministry of the Interior, Building and Home Affairs (BMI) announced the winning ...
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Joe Appleton7 min read

The Smart City Tender Process 101

If you plan on providing your services to a government agency, there are a number of things you need to know. Depending on the ...
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Lisa Smith9 min read

The Impact of AI on the Smart City Movement

Artificial intelligence (AI) promises huge advantages for smart data processing and automation, potentially affecting every ...
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Joe Appleton7 min read

How to Win a Smart City Tender: 5 Key Success Factors

Winning a smart city tender isn’t a matter of luck. It’s a matter of skilled planning, careful estimations, honest evaluations, ...
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Thomas Mueller2 min read

Smart Cities Made in Germany: 32 Model Projects selected

On the 8th of September 2020, Horst Seehofer, Federal Minister of the Interior, Building and Community, announced the decision ...
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Mike Barlow and Cornelia Levy-Bencheton5 min read

Will Smart City Technology Prevent Crime Before It Happens?

Law enforcement has been using technology to solve crimes for more than a century. Using technology to prevent crimes, however, ...
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Lily Maxwell24 min read

Jonathan Reichental on the Importance of Smart Cities & Smart Citizens

The importance of smart cities & smart citizens: In our new interview series, smart city leaders comment on the future of ...
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Lily Maxwell8 min read

Blockchain Technologies: The Next Frontier of Smart Cities - Part 2

As we discussed in our previous article (Blockchain: The Next Frontier of Smart Cities - Part 1), blockchain has the potential ...
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Lily Maxwell10 min read

Blockchain: The Next Frontier of Smart Cities - Part 1

Blockchain is a hot topic. Until very recently, it was associated almost exclusively with cryptocurrency - bitcoin, ethereum ...
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