SMEs and Start-ups
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In a complex market, Future Cities Catapult can provide you with inspiration, connections and collaborators.
Learn about how Future Cities Catapult is making innovation happen in cities around the world.
Urban Innovation Centre
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From small meetings to multi-day conferences, if you're planning an event about cities, the Urban Innovation Centre is the space you'll want to use.
Blog - Why Plantech Tools Rely on Standards in Planning Data
City Standards Coordinator Matt Wood-Hill blogs on the relationship between plantech tools and land data.
Blog – A Q&A With Two Startups
We spoke with Sam Parton from OpenPlay and Christopher Bristow from BetterPoints, to learn about their journey to date and share advice to others looking to enter the start-up world.
Blog - Megacities: threats or opportunities?
Ivor Wells, International Relationship Developer, blogs about how the influx of people into cities across the globe will change the way we live and what Future Cities Catapult is doing to understand and address this urban challenge.
Future Of Planning
Future Cities Catapult has launched the Future of Planning, a programme exploring how digital innovation, urban data, and user-centred design can improve the UK planning system.