Smart Cities – Innovation is reshaping urban environment

The rise of the sharing economy. Demographic changes such as shrinking households or aging populations. All these urban trends are having profound consequences for the real-estate sector.

Big cities are the natural centers for this innovation. In consequence, large cities real-estate profiles are evolving in response to a number of fundamental drivers.

2020-06-02T16:32:43+02:00June 2nd, 2020|Smart cities|

The Post-Pandemic Urban Future Is Already Here

The harrowing reach of Covid-19 has prompted a surge in big urban thinking. Some of this has been cautionary in nature – warnings against long-term changes in privacy norms or reactionary rethinking about densification. Haunting images of empty cityscapes seem to embody the fear that urban space will be permanently marked by the ravages of the disease.

2020-03-10T17:52:19+01:00March 10th, 2020|Smart cities|

An Update on Bill Gates’ New Smart City in Arizona | GlobeSt

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2020-02-20T14:51:25+01:00February 20th, 2020|Smart cities|

Smart City: Essentials for City Leaders

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2020-02-17T17:07:36+01:00February 17th, 2020|Smart cities|

Smart cities: Digital solutions for a more livable future

Until recently, city leaders thought of smart technologies primarily as tools for becoming more efficient behind the scenes. Now technology is being injected more directly into the lives of residents. Smartphones have become the keys to the city, putting instant information about transit, traffic, health services, safety alerts, and community news into millions of hands.

2020-02-14T14:00:55+01:00February 14th, 2020|Smart cities|

How to Future-Proof Our Cities? 4 Key Initiatives to Increase Resilience

Our cities, vulnerable by nature and design, have generated the biggest challenge that humankind has to face. With the vast majority of the population expected to settle in urban agglomerations, rapid urbanization is going to raise the issue of adaptability with future social, environmental, technological and economic transformations.


2020-06-15T11:21:50+02:00February 7th, 2020|Smart cities|

London and Los Angeles team to tackle critical transport challenges

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and London Mayor Sadiq Khan are joining forces to tackle critical transportation issues faced by cities around the world. In what is described as a “historic agreement”, the two mayors pledged to make London and Los Angeles “Innovator Cities” enabling greater collaboration to find creative solutions to transportation challenges.

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