How to Venture Smarter

Digital tools, strategic support, and targeted outreach



Discovery and Collaboration


Unlock the Venture Smarter Community Portal to match with new partners, opportunities, and resources including project and process management tools.



Resources and Insights


Venture Smarter's proprietary resources, digital tools, and experts help leaders research, plan, fund, and deploy solutions to create better places to live, work, and visit. 



Partnerships and Engagement


Venture Smarter's Regional Smart Cities Initiatives and thought leadership efforts help leaders and organizations build partnerships around shared goals. 



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Strategic and Integrated Support

  • Program and Project Development
  • Strategic Partnerships and Initiatives
  • Technology and Policy Planning
  • Growth and Outreach
  • Financing and Resource Aggregation

Experts and Thought Leaders

  • Government
  • Technology
  • Academia
  • Innovation
  • Public-private partnerships

How We Help


  • Technology and Policy Planning

  • Standards and Certifications

  • Targeted Insights and Opportunities

  • Thought Leadership and Education

  • Project and Process Automation

  • Project Financing and Support

  • Business Intelligence 

  • Brand and Community Building

  • Coalition Building and Public-Private Partnerships

Key Focus Areas


  • Broadband and Wireless

  • Advanced and Autonomous Transportation

  • Connected Infrastructure and Facilities

  • Analytics and IoT

  • Security and Privacy

  • Energy and Sustainability

  • Emergency Response and Communications

  • Public Safety

  • Community and Economic Development