Smart Classes Digest: Issue #09


Missed the new edition of Smart Classes Digest, our bimonthly e-digest for Smart City-Region stakeholders and the Smart Classes community?

Issue #09 “Insights” include:

  • Solar and wind power mapped by country (infographic)  
  • Is the UK ready for smart city life? Barriers to adoption, big data and cyber threats and a strategy for the future
  • Reimagining mobility – might Carlos Moreno’s 15 minute city concept provide the answer?   
  • 12 best ways to get cars out of cities – ranked by new research 
  • Rail fares – the perpetual search for perfection    
  • How to achieve fully autonomous buildings using artificial intelligence   

…and thought provoking contributions from our sponsors, CKDelta and Padam Mobility, explore:

  • High frequency data driving water’s pursuit of net zero – why predictive analytics with machine learning capabilities will play a significant role in decarbonising the water sector 
  • Linking people to places – how on-demand transport joins up the bus network and why the French city of Orléans could be a DRT role model for UK towns and cities

We also keep you posted on our current schedule of Smart Class events (qualifying delegates can register for a free place at their selected edition!); Introduce our Leeds City Council, HS2, UoL and LSI Keynotes for EMISSIONS & AIR QUALITY Smart Class, North 2022 later this month (Leeds, June 17th); Look ahead to PUBLIC REALM & URBAN SPACES Smart Class 2022 (London, July 7th), TRANSPORT Smart Class, North of England 2022 (Manchester, September 9th) and TRANSPORT Smart Class, London & South East England 2022 (London, October 6th); Look back at all the presentations (including videos, recordings and slides) from TRANSPORT Smart Class, South West England 2022 (hosted at M-Shed, Bristol, on April 28th) and EMISSIONS & AIR QUALITY Smart Class, South 2022 (hosted at Browns Courtrooms, Covent Garden, on March 30th); Invite applications for complimentary access to the protected content (film footage and slides) from TRANSPORT Smart Class, Wales 2022 (hosted at voco St David’s Cardiff on May 26th); and place Brightly, LSE Cities, Instant System and Slingshot Simulations under the “Innovator Spotlight”.

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