smartLINK and Telensa partner to enhance smart streets, smart sidewalks
smartLINK and Telensa have formed a smart city partnership that will light the pathway to success in smart cities, incorporating hard and soft infrastructure initiatives that will streamline the implementation of smart city solutions on our streets and sidewalks.
Telensa makes wireless smart city control systems, including the worlds most deployed smart streetlight solution. smartLINK is the world's smartest kiosk, and helps integrate full stacks of smart city solutions in municipal and campus settings. Together they are working in markets such as Cincinnati, OH; Washington, DC; Chicago, IL; and Dallas, TX to give municipal leaders the tools to create safe, sustainable, thriving smart city solution sets. The combination of assets and insights on our streets and sidewalks will help leaders make cities more liveable and workable by providing energy efficient nighttime and emergency lighting, providing retail and wayfinding solutions, and using data to improve walking paths and bike lanes. The tools will help create connectivity clusters enabling autonomous vehicle solutions to seamlessly integrate with our existing and emerging infrastructure - hard and soft.
Venture Smarter is working hard to move the smart cities conversation forward by connecting stakeholders in government, academia, and industry to each other and to new opportunities. Other partners such as BigBelly, Wyzerr, and Cisco are helping lead the smart cities charge. Questions? Want to learn more? Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Venture Smarter has hosted several webinars related to the Smart Infrastructure challenge. Recordings of these past sessions are now available and can be downloaded by clicking on the respective dates below. We have additional webinars coming up that are open to the public. If you would like to attend any of these online sessions, please click on the respective dates to register.