Smart Classes Digest: Issue #11


Welcome to the latest edition of Smart Classes Digest, our bimonthly e-digest for Smart City-Region stakeholders and the Smart Classes community!

Issue #11 article “Insights” include:

  • ‘Dark data’ is killing the planet – we need digital decarbonisation  
  • If virtual cities are a question of when, not if, how can leaders prepare now?
  • Getting connected: Advanced air mobility for rural communities and regions   
  • Will MaaS replace private car use? 
  • Smart water meter innovation key to taking control of consumption    
  • Reaching net-zero: Cities are part of the solution, not the problem   

…and thought provoking contributions from our sponsors, Calvium and Cubic Transportation Systems:

  • Innovation and ethical practice go hand in hand 
  • Who is smart transportation for?

We also keep you updated on our schedule of events, looking ahead to WATER MANAGEMENT Smart Class 2022 (Birmingham, November 10th), TRANSPORT Smart Class, Scotland 2022 (Glasgow, December 7th), TRANSPORT Smart Class, Northern Ireland 2023 (Belfast/Holywood, February 9th) and TRANSPORT Smart Class, Midlands 2023 (Coventry, March 16th)  – qualifying delegates can register for a free place!;

Look back at all the keynotes and innovator thought leadership presentations (including videos, recordings and slides) from TRANSPORT Smart Class, North of England 2022 (hosted at Chetham’s School of Music, Manchester, on September 9th) and PUBLIC REALM & URBAN SPACES Smart Class 2022 (hosted at Greencoat Place Conference Centre, London, on July 7th);

and place Centre for Cities, Ito World, Modern Water and Topolytics under the “Innovator Spotlight”!

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