“Knowledge Economies” Best Match
Clever Cities! Innovation as a Leader in Urban Transformation
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Our cities have historically been the centres of knowledge, with universities and colleges leading the way in innovation and research. This knowledge economy has borne fruits with global corporations, research...
IBI Group Launches Smart City Sandbox with Partners EllisDon, The Weather Network and Slate
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2018 / 05 / 10 / ibi-group-launches-smart-city-sandbox-with-partners-ellisdon-the-weather-network-and-slate
...where the best solutions and ideas will come from. Armed with our unique domain knowledge around how cities operate, we are well-positioned to lead this exciting initiative,” said IBI Group...Tags: smart cities, Smart City Platform, Smart City Sandbox
Placemaking and Productivity
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...other advanced economies, and central to this is the need to innovate– constantly generating new ideas, technologies, processes and products. But how? Where does the next graphine or programmable computer...
Smart Cities Celebrate Inclusion
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...make a difference in their lives and the lives of others. To support broader knowledge sharing and openness the April 2018 proposal summaries of the 130 detailed submissions are available...
Defining the Workplaces of Tomorrow
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...considered laughable when compared to the industrial labor jobs that had come to dominate western economies. At the turn of the 20th century, a new classification of work took hold...
The Welcoming City: A Design Experiment in Mobile Humanitarian Aid
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...human settlements: rather, they are sources of new knowledge, new skills, new networks and new economies. And, as the UN continues to explore blockchain technology, it succeeded last year in...
A Driverless Future… It’s Not Just About the Cars
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2017 / 01 / 30 / a-driverless-future-its-not-just-about-the-cars
...development group. Unlike traditional R&D units however, TH!NK works as a decentralized knowledge network that leverages the intellectual capital of IBI employees across disciplines and geographies. TH!NK’s role is to...Tags: Autonomous Vehicles, AVs, Connected Vehicles, disruptive technology, Driverless Cars, Future Cities, Future of Transportation, IBI Group, ITS, Research, TH!NK, TH!NK by IBI, THiNK, Toronto, transportation, Transportation Planning
Celebrating 70 Years of the NHS: A look back at the National Healthcare Service from 1948-1990
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / ibi-ideas / nhs70-history-part-one
...Image from Wikimedia Commons When the capital building programme resumed in 1975, national financial stringency demanded economies in capital and revenue costs. Accordingly, HM Treasury imposed the adoption of more...
Cities & the Future of Work
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / ibi-ideas / cities-the-future-work
Automation, the gig economy, disruptive technology. The nature of work is changing and to ensure that residents and local economies thrive, cities need to change as well. Fast Company outlines...
The Sustainable Urban Future of Nordic Cities
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...this emphasis and leadership on environmental issues has manifested itself through a host of actions that have seen GHG emissions decline even as Nordic economies have grown, and strategies that...