‘Cybersecuring’ Smart Cities

published at https://iiot-world.com/smart-cities/cybersecuring-smart-cities/ Are the fears of the public sector holding back progress and opportunities for improved quality of life created by smart cities? After more than a decade of exploration, discussion and advancement, the term ‘smart city’ has come to have slightly different definitions depending on the source. However, though the term is fairly…Read more ‘Cybersecuring’ Smart Cities

The “Leading Cities Rating powered by Bright Cities” Launched at the Smart City Expo Atlanta

From September 11th to 13th the city of Atlanta hosted the Smart City Expo Atlanta, reuniting some of the world's most recognized smart city experts and researchers to discuss what's new and innovative on the subject. The event is the only U.S. edition of Smart City Expo World Congress, the world’s leading conference and expo…Read more The “Leading Cities Rating powered by Bright Cities” Launched at the Smart City Expo Atlanta

 AcceliCITY Announces Two Smart Challenges Ahead of Final Application Deadline

Final acceptance of the 2018 AcceliCITY applications officially ends on Monday, August 27th, putting an end to a tremendously successful inaugural Smart City startup competition application process (www.AcceliCITY.com). In the first year of the Smart City startup competition, AcceliCITY has reached over 300 potential applicants and has gained notable traction in the Smart City development…Read more  AcceliCITY Announces Two Smart Challenges Ahead of Final Application Deadline

IAAC, member of the Leading Cities Advisory Board in Barcelona, celebrates the success of the Second Edition of the Responsive Cities Symposium

IAAC, member of the Leading Cities Advisory Board in Barcelona, celebrates the success of the Second Edition of the Responsive Cities Symposium The second edition of the Responsive Cities Symposium, chaired by Areti Markopoulou, with program chairs Chiara Farinea and Mathilde Marengo, has just closed its doors confirming itself as a major event in the…Read more IAAC, member of the Leading Cities Advisory Board in Barcelona, celebrates the success of the Second Edition of the Responsive Cities Symposium

We warmly welcome Bob FitzPatrick as new member of Leading Cities Boston’s local Advisory Board

Bob has been Director of Government Affairs at the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center since 2012. In addition to his duties as Director of Government Affairs he also recently took over as the chief point of contact for international affairs at MassCEC. Prior to joining MassCEC he worked in the legislature for 10 years, most recently…Read more We warmly welcome Bob FitzPatrick as new member of Leading Cities Boston’s local Advisory Board

Josep Ramon Ferrer Joins Barcelona’s Local Advisory Board

Leading Cities is honored to welcome Mr. Josep Ramon Ferrer as the newest member of Barcelona’s Local Advisory Board. He is the former Deputy CIO and former Smart City Director of the Barcelona City Council (2012-2015) and CEO of the Barcelona Institute of Technology (BIT).  During his tenure with the City Council, he planned and…Read more Josep Ramon Ferrer Joins Barcelona’s Local Advisory Board

Parag Khanna launches “Technocracy in America”

With the convergence of globalization, technology and more recently democracy, America and nations around the world are questioning the impact these changes will have and the solutions to the challenges that they create. Leading Cities is proud to announce that Parag Khanna—a Leading Cities member, best-selling author, geo-strategist and one of Esquire’s 75 most influential…Read more Parag Khanna launches “Technocracy in America”