Tag Archives: sustainable

Features of an eco-city. A sustainable, stable, or ecological city is built to minimize the negative impact on the environment. In such settlements, one tries to reduce water and energy consumption, and eliminate carbon dioxide air pollution and unreasonable heat emission. The word “eco-city” was first used in the book “The Berkeley Eco-City” by Richard […]

intellectual economy, based on scientific knowledge and specialized unique capabilities and skills of their carriers as the main source and key factor in the development of material and non-material production, ensuring sustainable economic development. The main resources of intellectual economy are knowledge and information, which, unlike all other resources, are characterized by neither finiteness, nor exhaustibility, […]

Low Impact Development (LID) has been defined as “development that, through its adverse environmental impacts, either enhances or does not significantly degrade the quality of the environment.” The relationship between potential developers and UK planning authorities since the 1980s has led to a multitude of unique, locally adapted developments, often using natural, local, and reclaimed […]

Green building – an environmentally sustainable building, designed, constructed, and operated to minimize the total environmental impacts. The ideology of green, positive or sustainable construction appeared in the United States and Western Europe back in the late 1970s, in the 1990s it gained particular popularity largely due to the famous UN conference in Rio de […]

Green building materials – Composed of renewable and/or recycled materials, rather than nonrenewable resources. What kinds of green building materials are there? Building materials that are energy-efficient, sustainable, reusable, and that help and do not harm the planet are very important in the construction industry. Green building materials do one or more of the following: […]

Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design LEED – an ecology-oriented building certification program run under the auspices of the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). Before the introduction of LEED, the construction industry had no established standard for defining what constituted an energy-efficient and environmentally friendly project. Since its introduction in 1998, the LEED system has […]

Viima

May 2, 2022 LEADERS

Viima democratizes innovation that helps companies to develop, evaluate, and prioritize ideas better and faster.

Smart grid – electricity network that uses ICT to integrate the actions of all users connected to it – generators, consumers and those that do both – in order to efficiently deliver sustainable, economic and secure electricity supplies. An enhanced electrical grid that uses analogue or digital technology to gather and act on information such […]

Sustainability – the maintenance and betterment of the ecological, social, and economic health of a city. “Sustainability” is a completely new model for the use of resources and the interaction between man and nature. The main goal is to build a new innovative environment with a society that cares about the environment. Sustainable development is […]

West Africa 10-12 May 2022 Smart Cities form part of Securex, which is the largest security, fire, safety, and building management exhibition.

Israel, April 25-26, 2022 International Conference on Smart Grid and Smart Cities aim to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers, and research…

2022, 22-24 February In light of the continuing COVID-19 pandemic, its impact on travel restrictions, and the physical distancing requirements through 2021…

Integrates physical, digital, and human systems in the built environment to deliver a sustainable future – a Smart City for Everybody!

CITYKEYS

November 15, 2021 SOLUTIONS

Solution allows cities to move towards a sustainable transformation while spending less public resources and improving services for citizens.

Vienna

November 8, 2021 CITIES

Vienna is taking up global issues with flying colors, thanks to an innovative Smart City strategy. Browse strategy, mission and vision.

Moscow, on the Moskva River in western Russia, is the nation’s cosmopolitan capital. In its historic core is the Kremlin, a complex that’s home to the president and tsarist treasures in the Armoury. Outside its walls is Red Square, Russia’s symbolic center. It’s home to Lenin’s Mausoleum, the State Historical Museum’s comprehensive collection, and St. […]

Berlin

November 8, 2021 CITIES

Berlin, Germany’s capital, dates to the 13th century. Reminders of the city’s turbulent 20th-century history include its Holocaust memorial and the Berlin Wall’s graffitied remains. Divided during the Cold War, its 18th-century Brandenburg Gate has become a symbol of reunification. The city’s also known for its art scene and modern landmarks like the gold-colored, swoop-roofed […]

Sydney

November 8, 2021 CITIES

The City of Sydney is experiencing rapid change. Our population is growing, the needs of our community and environment are intensifying and technological…

Dubai

November 8, 2021 CITIES

The Smart City vision of Dubai is to make Dubai the happiest city on Earth over the last 40 years.

Shenzhen was the first Chinese city to utilize a culture-based strategy for city development. In 2018, the added value of Shenzhen’s cultural and creative…

A General Plan is sometimes referred to as a “Master Plan” or “Comprehensive Plan.” It is a community’s general guide for making land-use decisions…

The strategic planning sectors have for the most part been determined by the Montreal Urban Planning and Development Plan. In addition to the city…

Kigali

November 8, 2021 CITIES

The City of Kigali is open and supports working with all spheres of our population. We value the contribution and role of the private sector in development.

The City of Stockholm has the very important task of reporting what is happening in Stockholm and the political decisions taken in the City Hall. We do…

Pune

November 8, 2021 CITIES

Pune Smart City has come up with five strategic requirements to fix core urban infrastructure and make it “future-proof.”

Jakarta

November 7, 2021 CITIES

Jakarta Smart City optimizes the utilization of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) to control resource effectiveness.

Songdo

November 7, 2021 CITIES

The city of the future is networked, tuned in to the environment, livable, and interesting from an economic point of view.

Amsterdam

November 6, 2021 CITIES

Amsterdam Smart City realized through a partnership among businesses, authorities, research institutions, and the people.

Ahmedabad

October 19, 2021 CITIES

The project aims to provide Ahmedabad with a meaningful waterfront environment along the Sabarmati River banks and redefine the identity of..

Hej Helsingborg, Jun, 2022,Urban Future helps you make cities sustainable. Gatherings of the most passionate, active, and best-connected urban change makers.

The state of Green is a not-for-profit, public-private partnership from Denmark. We foster relations with international stakeholders…

Smart Cities requires integrated management of the economic, social, and infrastructure aspect of urbanization with the use of advanced…

Services for Cities and Communities, Solution Providers, Event Organizers, and Real Estate Companies to accelerate cities transformation.

June 1-3, 2022 Helsingborg, Sweden Make your city sustainable, colorful, circular, diverse, green, healthy, innovative, environmentally friendly, creative, social, fun.

Atlanta, USA, October 2021-August 2022 Series of highly-produced discussions featuring government officials, business leaders, and stewards of equity on developing smart.

2021, November 16-18, Spain, Barcelona Smart City Expo World Congress comes back to Barcelona in November to celebrate a powerful hybrid edition from 16-18 November 2021.

“Welcome to my city” is the Orange web and mobile-based urban services platform was created to make life easier for citizens and tourists.

EY smart city initiative considers needs of its people and stakeholders. While data drive efficiencies, to maximize needs of stakeholders.

Atos Smart Cities incorporates Information and Communication Technology (ICT) into the city’s fabric for better citizens’ experience.

SAP Smart City concept says that government and the companies that serve the city’s citizens must undergo their own changes to keep up…

Smart City business issues are driving investment in emerging technologies such as analytics, artificial intelligence, the IoT,…

IBM’s Smart Cities management key functions: city services, citizens, business, transport, communication, water, and energy.

Intel® Vision Products provide AI solutions across a diverse set of products enabling cities to become smarter, safer, and more efficient.

Explore how AI is accelerating business transformation and helping to solve society’s greatest challenges from environmental sustainability.

Continuously evolving ecosystem, empowering individuals to live, work and move in a safer, smarter, and more sustainable way.

14-16 April 2020 Braga, Portugal Smart Technology & Innovation, Building Smart Cities, Mayors Dialogue, Smart Society & Communities, Smart Tourism, Cultural & Natural Assets, and more…

1-2 October 2020 Amsterdam Survive, Sustain, and Scale. Stay ahead of the future, Adapt to survive, Enjoy new algorithms that expanding the Canvas on TNW Smart Conference.

2-4 May 2020 Prague Smart Cities, Smart infrastructures and smart buildings, Smart digital services, energy-aware systems and technologies, Sustainable Computing and Systems.

Dubai, UAE, 1 October 2021 – 31 March 2022 Discover pioneering smart vision, Visionary Speakers, Interactive, Direct networking of industry professionals, Latest Innovations. And much, much more…

13-15 October 2020 Berlin, Germany Traffic collapse, parking lot emergency, and fine dust alarm. Intelligent use of energy. Secure data for citizens and administration. More voice and…

5-6 October 2020 Atlanta (GA), USA The essential conference for the digitized smart city, redefining services through enhanced connectivity, mobility, and resilient infrastructure.

22-24 September 2020 Stavanger, Norway Nordic Edge aims to be one of Europe´s most important arenas for knowledge exchange and inspiration to creators of smarter businesses, cities,…

9-10 June 2020 London, UK Smart Transportation & Mobility brings together automakers, tier 1 suppliers, insurers, and technology providers to unite the expanding ecosystem…

2-4 June 2020 Washington (DC), USA an annual event that represents a global convening of black swans and wayward thinkers. Where most bring together luminaries to explore the big…

Green economics, as part of Smart Cities, replace the traditional one. Sometimes, the current model of the economy is called the “brown” economy because it primarily uses fossil fuels. The phases of the traditional principles explain also Kondratiev’s production modes. On the contrary, green economics is an economic aimed at sustainable development. A model encompasses the intersection of […]