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City Academy

For: businesses and cities

We’re inundated with visions of the future. Designing and implementing impactful strategy among these competing ideas is extremely challenging. Our City Academy helps you navigate this overwhelming landscape to find the right ideas and technologies to carve your place in the growing Advanced Urban Services sector.

How it works

The Academy is a four-part process to:

  • Define your strategic priorities
  • Develop impactful uses for new technology, processes, or ideas
  • Create a roadmap with an initial action plan
  • Build a pipeline of suppliers (for cities) or buyers (for companies)

Email us for more info on the academy process: connect@futurecities.catapult.org.uk.

Case study: developing a smart city road map in India

Future Cities Catapult worked with the West Bengal Housing Infrastructure Development Corporation (WBHIDCO) and New Town Kolkata Development Authority (NKDA) in India to develop a smart city road map for New Town Kolkata. We ran a workshop to help city officials understand New Town Kolkata’s future city needs and how smart initiatives can support citizens, businesses and the township itself. Read the full case study.

Seize the future

There’s no need to be overwhelmed by the vast opportunities the Advanced Urban Services sector offers. Get in touch and let’s talk about harnessing these opportunities to establish your place in the future. Email us connect@futurecities.catapult.org.uk.

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