Photo: Smart Cities interview in ‘Urban Realm’

From dere-street.com: Smart Cities interview in ‘Urban Realm’

I was interviewed in the April 2013 edition of Urban Realm magazine for their feature on Smart Cities following Glasgow’s designation as a ‘Smart City‘.

The main things I covered are how UK cities use information, how information will change urban service delivery, and the importance of creating Smart Citizens if we are to use information wisely.

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Into the Future – talking about Smart Cities

From dere-street.com: Into the Future – talking about Smart Cities

Just a wee heads up that I’ll be speaking at the 2012 PPA Digital Publishing Conference on Wednesday 26 September in London. The conference theme is ‘Into the Future’, and I’ll be exploring some of the opportunities surrounding the smart cities initiatives for providers of digital data services, designed to raise business efficiency or improve consumer access to public sector content.

You can find out more information about the conference and register at www.ppa.co.uk/digital.