Higher Education

university of southern florida and tampa tackle smart transportation
April 19, 2018

A new agreement between the University of South Florida’s Center for Urban Transportation Research and the city of Tampa will allows this new partnership to explore smart transportation projects in central Florida.

April 12, 2018 | Eliza Robinson

How should urban planners and policy-makers manage autonomous vehicles? How can innovators and entrepreneurs develop new technologies that respond to the needs of communities and produce better health outcomes? How can private and public data protect and empower vulnerable populations?

university of hawaii renewable energy
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March 22, 2018 | DAVID MALONE, ASSOCIATE EDITOR - Building Design + Construction

In 2015, the University of Hawaii (UH) and the Hawaii Legislature established a goal for the UH university system to be net-zero by Jan. 1, 2035.

georgia smart georgia tech
February 28, 2018

While many major cities across the U.S. have been able to, at the very least, experiment with Smart City technology and initiatives, rural localities and smaller cities are often left out of the broader conversation.

September 15, 2017

Data is top of mind for leaders in almost every sector. Higher education officials find it useful to elevate retention. Businesses use it to track trends. Government officials use data to deliver more effective services to residents and streamline government resources. But, it turns out smart... read more

August 10, 2017

With many municipalities strapped for resources, the Smart City vision can seem like a pipe dream. Even in the cases where funding comes through and a project is launched, there’s no guarantee of success.

The Urban Dimensions of Distributed Trust
July 10, 2017 | William Ketcham

North Park University is in the midst of dramatic transformation. Founded in 1891 by the Evangelical Covenant Church, the Chicago area liberal arts school has gradually instituted major changes in its master plan.

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May 01, 2017

Universities have the potential to advance the Smart City conversation in a variety of ways.

March 28, 2017

Three heavy hitters in the Pacific Northwest have formed an alliance they say will bring data front and center as a driver of social change.

February 07, 2017

The competition for technicians skilled in IT, Big Data and the other technologies smart cities require has been heating up for some time. A broad range of industries, from banking to manufacturing, need talented IT and analytics professionals, too.

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