Andrew Genn, Senior Vice President of the Ports & Transportation Department at the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) provides an overview of Freight NYC, a $100 million plan to modernise New York’s freight distribution system which includes strategic investments to modernise rail assets.
The panel session on autonomous transportation systems at the Ohio Conference on Freight - aptly labeled "Rise of the Robots" - considered current and expected impacts of technology on “human” employment and future workforce needs.
This past week Venture Smarter was joined by representatives from Drive Ohio, the University of Cincinnati (UC), the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC), and the Northeast Ohio Areawide Coordinating Agency (NOACA) for the Ohio Conference on Freight hosted by the Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Regional Council of Governments (OKI).
The Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Regional Council of Governments (OKI) is a council of local governments, business organizations and community groups committed to developing collaborative strategies to improve the quality of life and the economic vitality of the region.
Serving as a blueprint for tackling the region’s myriad challenges three decades from now, the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning’s “Go to 2050” Plan will help steer decisions about how and where local county and state governments spend tax dollars.
Police Chief Synan, 50, pours his life into that little town of 3,000 people, but in just the last couple of years he has expanded his reach, traveling to much, much larger cities here and abroad with a goal that seems odd for an otherwise traditional cop.
Smart Regions is pleased to welcome the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC) as a partner and sponsor of the second annual Smart Regions Conference happening on October 25-26th, 2018 in Columbus, OH.
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 15TH - CINCINNATI, OH - Venture Smarter continues to add talent to the growing organization committed to accelerating the development of smart cities, regions, and industries. The company is headquartered in Cincinnati, OH with remote operations in New York City and Washington, DC.
The World Bank has partnered with the Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) to issue a bond over a private blockchain that was built on top of the Ethereum network, and then checked by Microsoft for its architecture, security, and resilience.
Smart Cities around the world are at risk of getting hacked in everything from traffic control to flood prevention even as they spend $81 billion globally this year on data sensors to collect and integrate information.
Featured on Adriel’s Curious City, Rhonda Binda shares great stories about working with 3 presidents, bringing technology into a very traditional city, and founding a tech company focused on re-defining what it means to be a city.
The US Department of Transportation (USDOT) has published its annual report highlighting the country’s progress in advancing intelligent transportation systems (ITS), including analysis of the benefits of the technologies based on recent deployments.
The interdependence of urban growth, technology, infrastructure and capital requirement enhance the threat- presenting a unique set challenges to the implementation of smart cities- data security in smart cities.
From the SEC to the Chinese government's hard clampdown on ICOs to Malta and Switzerland competing to be the premier destination for fintech and blockchain, different nations have taken widely different views on how to regulate, quash or support blockchain startups.
The objective of Science and Technology for Autonomous Teammates (STAT) program is to develop and demonstrate autonomy technologies that will enable various AF mission sets and the Air Force to operate inside of the enemy’s decision loop.
The intent of the SWA for TBTC is through system-wide analysis to encourage economic development and enhance the quality of life, by identifying, developing, and strengthening transit opportunities’ and resources in rural and urban Oneida County.
The Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (CAMPO) is seeking guidance on developing a methodology for determining suitability of transit priority bus lanes or other corridor treatments in the CAMPO area, and a priority list of recommended application of these treatments.
The Sacramento Area Council of Governments (SACOG) is seeking a consultant/team to analyze and recommend strategies for developing a more robust public transportation and mobility system in the SACOG region, given current disruptions and advances in technology.