smart cities

From Future Vision to Reality

November 2, 2023 / Comments Off on From Future Vision to Reality

From Future Vision to Urban Reality Sponsor Portal Announcing the launch of our next pioneering research initiative for cities. City leaders worldwide are rushing to implement their future-ready vision, moving from pilots to scale. To help cities successfully achieve their goals, our 2023-24 research program will provide them with an operating guide and benchmarking model […]

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Meta: The Digital Journey of SMEs in Australia​

May 4, 2023 / Comments Off on Meta: The Digital Journey of SMEs in Australia​

The Digital Journey of SMEs in Australia How small and medium-sized enterprises drive business and economic results through digital innovation Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are the heart and soul of the Australian economy and community. They generate more than half of Australia’s economic growth and employ about two-thirds of the local workforce. They are […]

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Building a Future-Ready City – Downloads

November 14, 2022 / Comments Off on Building a Future-Ready City – Downloads

Building a Future-Ready City Sponsor Portal A roadmap for the next phase of urban transformation eBook Download City Profiles Download Executive Summary Download Cities are in the throes of unprecedented change. Still reeling from the pandemic, and now facing economic, social, and climate disruptions, cities must quickly come to grips with the rising expectations of […]

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Building a Future-Ready City

February 23, 2022 / Comments Off on Building a Future-Ready City

Building a Future-Ready City Sponsor Portal A roadmap for the next phase of urban transformation Cities are in the throes of unprecedented change. Still reeling from the pandemic, and now facing economic, social, and climate disruptions, cities must quickly come to grips with the rising expectations of citizens. These run the gamut: wider digital access […]

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Cybersecurity: A Smart City Imperative

April 23, 2021 / Comments Off on Cybersecurity: A Smart City Imperative

The COVID-19 pandemic highlighted to cities around the world the importance of smart city programs—the use of technology, data, and innovative solutions to address their social, environmental, and economic challenges. Indeed, 65% of city leaders surveyed in 2020 as part of ESI ThoughtLab’s Smart City Solutions for a Risker World reported that the top lessons […]

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ESI ThoughtLab Reveals How 167 Cities Worldwide are Leveraging Technology, Data, and Partnerships to Drive Social Development Goals

March 30, 2021 / Comments Off on ESI ThoughtLab Reveals How 167 Cities Worldwide are Leveraging Technology, Data, and Partnerships to Drive Social Development Goals

Pandemic accelerates rise of Cities 4.0, propelling the development of a future roadmap toward urban prosperity, sustainability, and citizen well-being The pandemic spurred more than one-third of cities around the globe to give more priority to efforts to promote the social good 65 percent of city leaders said smart city programs were crucial to COVID-19 […]

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