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Unlocking the Power of Smart Data at Smart Cities Connect Tampa

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Update: This workshop has been rescheduled for Smart Cities Connect Denver April 1-4, 2019. Today, around the globe, forward-thinking city planners are using the latest information and communication technologies to improve the lives of their citizens, while using fewer resources and being more protective of the environment. Think Big Partners is proud…

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smart city intersection

Why Does A Smart City Need Smart Intersections?

By | Economic Development, Emerging Technology, Innovation District, Public Safety, Smart City, Think Big Partners, Transportation and Mobility | No Comments

Today’s modern smart city. Its streets are bustling with lots of people, traffic and other activities, which sometimes can be dangerous. But when you look at the safety statistics on intersections…intersections are especially dangerous. Why? Because it is where it is possible for two or more vehicles to attempt to…

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Smart City as a Platform for Modern Economic Development

Smart City as a Platform for Modern Economic Development

By | Economic Development, Events, Public-Private Partnerships, Smart City, Virtual Events | No Comments

Today’s modern city faces many challenges. For most cities, these challenges often lead to smart city discussions that are focused on infrastructure modernization, operational cost savings, revenue creation or enhanced citizen engagement. But the most advanced cities are recognizing that one of the biggest challenges – economic development – is…

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Citizen Engagement Workshops Help Build Smarter Smart Cities in Toronto

By | Citizen Engagement, Economic Development, Smart City, Smart City Events | No Comments

Written by Herb Sih, Managing Partner   Recently, Think Big Partners had the opportunity to help the City of Toronto work on its smart city plan by facilitating several citizen engagement workshops. These workshops, held simultaneously through the support of Cisco via Cisco Telepresence, allowed Toronto city officials to broadcast one…

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