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Public Safety and Smart City Call to Action

By | Citizen Engagement, Emerging Technology, Events, Public Safety, Smart City, Smart City Events | No Comments

Backing up our words with actions and trying to make a difference by making smart cities safe cities Like many other people, Think Big Partners reacts to the emerging jigsaw of information regarding our country’s latest public safety tragedy with disbelief, disgust and horror. It has become a sad, almost…

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Ajit Pai Discusses his Digital Empowerment Agenda at Think Big

Remarks of FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai on the Need for a Digital Empowerment Agenda at Think Big Partners

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This past Tuesday, October 11, FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai visited Think Big to discuss his Digital Empowerment Agenda. During the event, Commissioner Pai outlined his proposals on how government at all levels can promote high-speed Internet access, or “broadband,” throughout the United States, particularly in low-income and rural areas.  He…

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Think Big Foundation SensED Pilot Program

Teaching IoT to the Next Generation of Leaders, Innovators, Doers and Dreamers

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Preparing students and educators to be leaders in emergent technologies Earlier this year, the Kansas City Council approved a $15 million agreement with San Francisco based Cisco Systems Inc., to turn a two-mile stretch of the streetcar line into a “Smart City” network – the largest deployment currently in North…

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The Kansas City Living Lab, where innovation meets possibility.

By | Economic Development, Internet of Things, News, Public-Private Partnerships, Smart City, Think Big Partners | 3 Comments

Every night, as millions of citizens all across the world sleep, there’s a technology revolution quietly taking place. This revolution is making cities smarter, more efficient and more livable than ever before. Welcome to Kansas City – where we are building one of the world’s smartest connected cities. And where…

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