Cities Flirt with Blockchain
The emergence of blockchain technology—featuring immutability, openness and fairness—provides efficient solutions to some of the pressing problems we encounter in today’s cities, such as supply chain management, financial systems, e-voting and even refugee management. MODERATOR: Teena Maddox, Senior Writer, CBS Interactive SPEAKERS: Jason Kelley, General Manager, Blockchain Services, IBM Louise Keely, Principal, EY Chris Rittler, CEO, Cape
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When Does My Air Taxi Arrive?
Urban air mobility (UAM) involves multiple aircraft–manned, remotely piloted and autonomous–safely operating within a city. What are the advantages and challenges of UAM?
CES 2019 Trends: Smart Cities and Resilience
CES offered a glimpse into the smart tech solutions that are bringing solutions to the everyday challenges of urban life. There is a real sense of urgency to make cities more resilient, based on the increase in natural disasters and civic threats.
Cyber Network Security
An interconnected world brings opportunity and risk. Cyber-attacks have targeted everything from power networks to hospitals with the potential to paralyze critical services and expose sensitive data. Explore ways we to prepare to face this threat.
CES 2019 Trends: 5G
5G will revolutionize the way we connect and reinvent the business world. The U.S., Europe and Asia will launch 5G commercially in 2019. Exhibitors at CES 2019 showed how 5G is driving innovation across emerging technologies.
Funding, Financing and the Economics of Smart Cities
Funding and financing smart cities requires collaboration with a number of stakeholders, and the economic benefits can be extraordinary. Listen to this discussion exploring how organizations are working to fund and finance smart cities.
What’s Next for Transportation in the Smart City?
Learn how city planners, infrastructure providers and information architects are working together with transportation companies to design intentional expediencies for alternative transportation methods.