Smart Cities http://americancityandcounty.com/taxonomy/term/56851/more en Apps and maps lead kids to summer lunch sites http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/apps-and-maps-lead-kids-summer-lunch-sites <div class="node-body blog-body">Liz Enbysk, editor of the Smart Cities Council’s Compassionate Cities initiative, explains how an app, a map and community-based efforts are helping at-risk children find free summer lunches.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/apps-and-maps-lead-kids-summer-lunch-sites" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/apps-and-maps-lead-kids-summer-lunch-sites#comments Smart Cities Council Smart Cities Viewpoints Mon, 14 Aug 2017 19:24:00 +0000 79111 at http://americancityandcounty.com Why a high-tech city like San Francisco is investing in citywide fiber http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/why-high-tech-city-san-francisco-investing-citywide-fiber <div class="node-body blog-body">Smart Cities Council Global managing Editor Kevin Ebi explains why San Francisco is committed to building a citywide fiber network.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/why-high-tech-city-san-francisco-investing-citywide-fiber" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/why-high-tech-city-san-francisco-investing-citywide-fiber#comments Smart Cities Council Smart Cities Viewpoints Mon, 07 Aug 2017 18:54:00 +0000 79021 at http://americancityandcounty.com How does tolling fit into the future of connected transportation? http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-does-tolling-fit-future-connected-transportation <div class="node-body blog-body">Smart Cities Council Chairman Jesse Berst explains the role that tolling will play in connected transportation.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-does-tolling-fit-future-connected-transportation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-does-tolling-fit-future-connected-transportation#comments Smart Cities Council Smart Cities Viewpoints Mon, 31 Jul 2017 18:34:00 +0000 78871 at http://americancityandcounty.com 4 enterprising cities share their visions on what's next for smart cities http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/4-enterprising-cities-share-their-visions-whats-next-smart-cities <div class="node-body blog-body">Smart Cities Council Chairman Jesse Berst enlists officials at four cities to predict what smart cities will address next.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/4-enterprising-cities-share-their-visions-whats-next-smart-cities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/4-enterprising-cities-share-their-visions-whats-next-smart-cities#comments Smart Cities Council Smart Cities Viewpoints Mon, 24 Jul 2017 18:52:00 +0000 78741 at http://americancityandcounty.com 3 experts weigh in on how AI will transform cities http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/3-experts-weigh-how-ai-will-transform-cities <div class="node-body blog-body">Smart Cities Council Global Managing Editor Kevin Ebi enlists three technology experts to explain the impact artificial intelligence can have on cities.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/3-experts-weigh-how-ai-will-transform-cities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/3-experts-weigh-how-ai-will-transform-cities#comments Smart Cities Council Smart Cities Viewpoints Mon, 17 Jul 2017 17:33:00 +0000 78631 at http://americancityandcounty.com Three steps to implementing smart analytics in your city http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/three-steps-implementing-smart-analytics-your-city <div class="node-body blog-body">Kevin Ebi, global managing editor of the Smart Cities Council, gives strategies on how cities cab leverage smart analytics in administrating their city.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/three-steps-implementing-smart-analytics-your-city" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/three-steps-implementing-smart-analytics-your-city#comments Smart Cities Council Smart Cities Viewpoints Mon, 10 Jul 2017 15:56:00 +0000 78421 at http://americancityandcounty.com Mobile Apps Get Cities Up and Flowing http://americancityandcounty.com/smart-communities/mobile-apps-get-cities-and-flowing <div class="node-body article-body"> “Recalculating route” is a phrase that most anyone associates with the mobile intelligence that gets them from here to there. But to a smart community, mobile intelligence is more– it’s essential information that helps people, goods, and services efficiently flow through the city</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/smart-communities/mobile-apps-get-cities-and-flowing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/smart-communities/mobile-apps-get-cities-and-flowing#comments Smart Communities Smart Cities Fri, 07 Jul 2017 16:48:00 +0000 78391 at http://americancityandcounty.com 5 key things San Francisco learned on the impact of Uber and Lyft http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/5-key-things-san-francisco-learned-impact-uber-and-lyft <div class="node-body blog-body">Kevin Ebi, global managing editor of the Smart Cities Council, shows key findings from a study San Francisco and Northeastern University conducted by tracking data from Uber and Lyft vehicles.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/5-key-things-san-francisco-learned-impact-uber-and-lyft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/5-key-things-san-francisco-learned-impact-uber-and-lyft#comments Smart Cities Council Smart Cities Viewpoints Mon, 26 Jun 2017 17:31:00 +0000 78291 at http://americancityandcounty.com Using data to combat uncertainty http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/using-data-combat-uncertainty <div class="node-body blog-body">Sean Brown, U.S. Director of State, Local and Education at Cloudera, explains how data can help agencies with tasks that strengthen constituent services.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/using-data-combat-uncertainty" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/using-data-combat-uncertainty#comments Smart Communities Viewpoints Wed, 21 Jun 2017 19:35:00 +0000 78251 at http://americancityandcounty.com How Orlando is planning for smart growth http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-orlando-planning-smart-growth <div class="node-body blog-body">Smart Cities Council Global Managing Editor Kevin Ebi explains the different areas in which Orlando, Fla. is investing to grow its smart city initiatives.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-orlando-planning-smart-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/how-orlando-planning-smart-growth#comments Smart Cities Council Smart Cities Viewpoints Mon, 19 Jun 2017 19:16:00 +0000 78181 at http://americancityandcounty.com