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Prioritizing Public Safety and Resilience in Smart Cities and Regions

Venture Smarter was excited to welcome Michael Dunaway and Dean Skidmore to the Second Annual Smart Cincy Summit to help shine a light on the importance of prioritizing public safety and resilience in smart and connected development projects. 

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Rhonda Binda shortlisted in Europe's 2018 Smart Cities People's Choice Award

Venture Smarter's VP of Policy, Rhonda Binda, has been shortlisted for the 2018 Smart Cities People's Choice Award and needs your vote!  The award is part of the IoT World Series and the winner will be announced at the Smart to Future Cities Summit on Wednesday, April 25th in London.  Among 6 others shortlisted, Rhonda is the only representative from the United States!

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Smart Regions Congress: Meet the Speakers [RSCI]

RSCI has announced speakers and forum leaders for the Smart Regions Congress event in Washington DC on February 15th.  The interdisciplinary group of leaders will explore and discuss the challenges and successes that arise when building smart regions that put people first. 

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7 takeaways from the Venture Smarter NYC: Smart Cities Leadership Forum

Leaders from government, academia, and business gathered just last week at the New York Bar Association for a leadership forum aimed at setting smart city development goals in NYC and beyond.  The turn-out couldn't have been better.  With more than 40 guests in attendance, it quickly became standing room only.

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People, Not Products - Strategies for Smart Growth

This means technology is the tool, not the focus, of smart city planning. As technology continues to disrupt policy, and is deployed to optimize and replace inefficient and outdated systems and infrastructure, the cities and regions that come out on top are-and-will-continue-to-be those that put people at the top of the planning hierarchy to focus on outcomes and impact that improve our collective quality of life regardless of socioeconomic or physical barriers.

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Leaders explore smart city goals in New York City

New York, NY - On Tuesday, December 12th, leaders from government, academia, and business will convene at the New York Bar Association for a leadership forum aimed at setting smart city development goals in New York City and beyond.

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NYC Leaders Plan for Local Impact, Global Reach

On Tuesday, December 12th at the New York Bar Association, leaders in government, business, and academia will come together to explore setting Smart City Development Goals in NYC and beyond. Topics will focus on connectivity, mobility, and resilience, and how we will leverage IoT and advanced technologies to optimize or replace our infrastructure and digital systems.

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What Authoring Various Technology Laws Taught Me About Running A Startup

Building a technology startup is hard. You must pinpoint and clearly define a meaningful problem, create a validated solution, and address your customer’s needs in a valuable proposition... Many people are surprised when I suggest that crafting and, ultimately, passing legislation into law, as a staffer on Capitol Hill has many parallels to running a startup.

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