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Collaboration Drives Innovation: Developing a Smart Region Mentality
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Chris Camacho, President & CEO, Greater Phoenix Economic Council

The Smart Cities Connect Conference in Kansas City brought together leaders from around the country to discuss smart city practices and the do’s and don’ts. There are many different perspectives about what makes a city...

Raleigh and The Cloud: Iterative Progress
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D. Darnell Smith, CIO, City of Raleigh, North Carolina

Raleigh, North Carolina, is a modern city that sits at a crucial technological crossroads. We anchor the Research Triangle region and are North Carolina’s capital. We’re booming in many ways; residents from all walks of life readily...

Smart City Cyber Security & Resilience: Architecture and Best Practices
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Erfan Ibrahim, Ph.D., Center Director, Cyber-Physical Systems Security & Resilience, NREL

The concept of a smart city has largely been taking shape in recent years, in part because of the growing challenges of over populated urban areas around the world as well as the emergence of low-cost, high-speed digital technologies that promise...

Getting through the Smart City Adoption
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Dennis Gakunga, Chief Sustainability Officer, City of Chula Vista

The technological advancements of the past decade have made for a very exciting time. Cities are looking to take advantage of information technology and other tools to better meet the needs of government agencies, increase the efficiency and...

How to Start Building a Smart City: A Government Employee's Perspective
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Shonte' Eldridge, PMP, Deputy Chief of Operations, City of Baltimore

Smart lighting, smart parking, smart transportation and so on. Smart city solutions are growing at a tremendous pace with no end in sight, as its projected that by 2025 the smart cities industry will be a $400 billion market, in 600 cities...

3rd Annual Smart Cities International Symposium Coming to Chicago
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The 3rd Annual Smart Cities International Symposium & Exhibition, January 22-24, 2019 in Chicago brings together thought leaders and practitioners from around the world to explore the most recent technology advances, business models,...

Bee Smart City and Labcities: Forming the World's Largest Smart City Network
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Bee smart city, a cluster of smart city experts, has proven its caliber in accelerating the development of prosperous smart cities around the world since their birth in the market in 2017. For this goal to be achieved, bee smart city has partnered...

Trends in Smart Cities for Government CIOs
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Tony Batalla, Head of IT, City of San Leandro

Governments all over the world are investing in Smart City technology. All this activity is adding up, too— Persistence Market Research predicts the global smart cities market will reach $3.5 trillion by 2026. Yet for all this momentum, no...

Smart City: Here's What You Need To Know
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Smart city brings together technology, government, and society to incorporate the characteristics such as the smart economy, a smart environment, smart living, and smart governance. The function of the smart cities operation is to drive financial...

The Next-Gen Government CIO and the shift from Doer to Maker. Disrupt thyself!
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Peter Ambs, CIO, City of Albuquerque

Government CIOs must hit the reset button and make the shift to leading the business of government. Now more than ever, we need to be ‘out front’ by offering innovative ways to make government services more agile and frictionless....

How the New CIO Adds Value to Smart City Projects
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Fred Ellermeier, VP & Managing Director, Black & Veatch

Communities all over the world are getting smarter and benefitting from greater connectivity. But an interesting trend has emerged to make cities smarter: A handful of cities in the U.S. are establishing a new kind of CIO—a Chief Innovation...

Smart City-Smart Re-Invention
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Joe Iannello, VP & CIO, Capital Metro

The most successful companies in recent times have re-invented themselves. Consider Apple, Google, and Amazon, just to name a few of the most famous. Apple began business selling computers in 1976. More than 30 years later, in 2007, Apple...

Perfecting the Idea of Smart City
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Otto Doll, CIO, City of Minneapolis

People want to feel safe, connected, and want their privacy maintained—not only in the physical world, but also in the online space. Along with the rising security concerns, another challenge for the local government, today, is to...

Performing as a Turnaround CIO Artist, it's not Magic Anymore!
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Peter Ambs, CIO, City of Albuquerque

We used to call them ‘turnaround CIOs’, a moniker assigned to a CIO that was successful in implementing massive transformational change in a short amount of time. Today this is the norm. We must continually assess, align, and transform...

Creating value while leading change
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Hardik Bhatt, CIO, State of Illinois

From Industrial Revolution, to Internet Revolution, to the current Connected Revolution, every major economic revolution has been shorter, faster and has created more value. For a public sector organization, where costs are concentrated and...

New tsunami of vulnerabilities heading toward the smart city evolution.
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Michael T. Dent, CISO, Fairfax County Government

Let common sense be your guide. 21st century cyber security means more than Enterprise network security. In recent years SCADA Operational Systems have been integrated with IT networks to improve convenient access to SCADA information, sadly...

City of Albuquerque Technology and Innovation Roadmap Journey
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Peter Ambs, CIO, City of Albuquerque

The City of Albuquerque has been named a Center for Digital Government top ten Digital City for the last two years running, 2013 and 2014.  How we got here has been no accident and this is the story of how we have moved from a ‘worst to...

IT Revolutionizing Smart City Solutions
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Scott Cardenas, CIO, City and County of Denver

Challenges Within the City and County of Denver we support over 54 unique lines of business. The volume of projects and the need for innovation is ongoing and staying in front of that curve is a constant challenge. At the same time we value our...

Civic Resource Group Gets On Board AWS Partner Network
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LOS ANGELES, CA:  Civic Resource Group becomes an APN Technology Partner in the AWS Partner Network (APN), a program which provides technical, business, and marketing support and delivers customers a methodical way to identify partners with...

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