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How IoT technology might impact visions of a utopian urban future

The vision of a utopian urban future restsheavily on the success of Open Dataand a Cloud Computing paradigm Confronting urban challenges using technology requires the private sector to work in tandem with governments to enable "smart cities." In fact, one report predicts the number of safe cities worldwide will quadruple in the next decade. It’s a topic that is increasingly top-of-mind. For example, the Safe Cities Asia 2015 conference in Singapore in May brought to...

Defence Geospatial Conference 2015 to discuss Asset Tracking in Support of Emergency Operations

The Defence Geospatial Conference will be held on 19th-21st January 2015 Satellite images of the final moments as the Malaysian Plane was shot down on the Russia/Ukraine Border have been released. Evidence from these images appears to point that it was separatist supported by Russia that were responsible for the tragedy, after it was revealed Ukraine did not have any missiles within range of the downed MH17 airline. However the U.S. intelligence officials said they do not kn...

Future Cities Asia 2014 to focus on urban infrastructure transformation

Future Cities Asia will bring together over 200 senior level executives Future Cities Asia, Asia's premier smart cities event will examine how harnessing technology can transform urban infrastructure. It is an initiative that will explore topics such as Smart Governance and Funding, Smart Energy, Smart Buildings, Smart Mobility, Smart Technology, Smart Infrastructure, Smart Healthcare, Smart Citizen and Smart Resilience for future cities. Future Cities Asia is taking place on...

Worldwide Business Research announces the launch of Asia's leading and most senior event - Safe Cities Asia

Safe Cities Asia is attended by over 300 senior security professionals WBR are delighted to announce Asia's leading and most senior event focused on helping city governments, agencies, and key municipal leaders address global public security and safety challenges, taking place on 27th – 30th May 2014 in Singapore. The Safe Cities Asia conference and exhibition brings together first responders, city authorities, central government departments and the private sector who a...

Defence Geospatial Intelligence announces final speaker lineup for 2014

GeoInt, Data and cyber security leaders will take stage at DGI 2014 to share their experiences and strategies DGI (Defence Geospatial Intelligence), the annual conference for the defence and intelligence community, has announced the final speaker line up for the 10th edition of the event, taking place in January 21-23, in London. GeoInt, Data and cyber security leaders from the world’s most progressive defence and government organisations will take stage at DGI 2014 to s...