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€1M Funding for SMEs and Citizens to Solve Urban Challenges Using Tech
Future Cities Catapult have today (14 Jun) announced a €1M ‘OrganiCity’ Open Call to solve city challenges in London, Aarhus, and Santander using urban data.
New Plan-Tech Era To Be Unveiled During London Tech Week
A ‘PlanTech’ exhibition featuring the latest innovations in city and town planning is to be unveiled by Future Cities Catapult as part of London Tech Week 2017.
First Ever 'Run Hack' to be Held at London's Urban Innovation Centre
Future Cities Catapult has today (30 May) announced the first ever ‘Run Hack London 2017’ hosted at their Urban Innovation Centre in London. The two-day hackathon will explore cutting edge tech and design techniques to make cities more run-friendly by inspiring, prototyping and developing new ideas, services, products and policies.
New Report Highlights how Technology Innovations can Tackle Social isolation and Loneliness
Our new report in collaboration with IoTUK analyses the effects of social isolation and loneliness and what we need to do to improve the lives of those it affects in cities and beyond.
Cardiff Innovation Week Launched By Future Cities Catapult
Future Cities Catapult, the Government-backed global centre of excellence in urban innovation, is bringing its ‘Innovation Week’ programme to the city of Cardiff, following a successful premier in Birmingham.
Future Cities Catapult appoints Nicola Yates OBE as Chief Executive
Future Cities Catapult has today (6 April 2017) announced that Nicola Yates OBE has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer, taking up position on 22 May 2017.
Crowdfunding to become de-facto funding method for councils
A report released by Future Cities Catapult claims that in the future, crowdfunding will become the de-facto method to assign council resources and budget to local projects.
Video: Future of Planning Third Thursday
Learn more about our Future of Planning Third Thursday networking event.
UK’s Innovation Centre Awards £200,000 Funding To Overhaul Outdated Planning System
Future Cities Catapult has today (14 March) awarded nine Small and Medium-sized Enterprises and Local Planning Authorities £200,000 to support the development of new tools and innovations to transform the planning system.