Future Cities Video Series

Future Cities Video Series

Tweet On November 17 we’re in San Francisco meeting with city innovators and technologists discussing future cities and citizen engagement. Just a few weeks ago we were in Newcastle upon Tyne having conversations with people from Newcastle City Council,...
Ideas for a Digital Nation

Ideas for a Digital Nation

Tweet So what’s needed to make the UK a leading digital nation? That’s the question that’s being discussed at a breakfast meeting at Portcullis House, across the street from the Palace of Westminster, on April 19. The event is being organised by the...
Smart City Experiments

Smart City Experiments

Tweet OrganiCity is an EU-funded project that is attempting to (in the organisation’s own words) “put people at the centre of smart city development.” (Alternatives to putting “people in the centre” aren’t fully spelled-out on the organisation’s website). The...
IoT and Smart Cities

IoT and Smart Cities

Tweet There’s a lot of talk about the Internet of Things (IoT). And smart cities. But, increasingly, there’s a view that citizens are going to be denied anything that resembles a smart city until the city, itself, becomes a lot, well, smarter. I took the...