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Connected Places Catapult and KPF apply the power of data to masterplanning, to achieve the cities of the future
Future Cities and Transport Systems Catapults awarded investment to create innovation powerhouse
Further investment has today been announced in the Future Cities and Transport Systems Catapults.
Future Cities Catapult launches the City Standards Network
17 September saw the launch of the City Standards Network, a network bringing together standards development organisations (SDOs), city networks, industry, and standards specialists in government to build a more unified, collaborative approach to creating, refining, and implementing global city standards.
Cityx – the Future Cities Expo launches
Government-funded Future Cities Catapult today launches Cityx its first three-day expo showcasing the very latest in how data and technology can meet the challenges faced by 21st century cities. The Future Cities Expo will focus on the best and brightest innovations from the growing Advanced Urban Services sector – a sector estimated to be worth $1trn globally by 2023.
First UK large-scale 5G testbed announced
DCMS announces The West Midlands Combined Authority has been selected to receive funding from their The Urban Connected Communities Project to become UK’s first large-scale 5G testbed.
Second Quarterly Report Highlights Latest UK Cities Investment Trends From Public Realm To Digital Infrastructure
The second issue of the ‘City Innovation Brief’ analyses the latest trends taking place in cities across the UK and at local and national government.
Building a Digital Picture of the Ground Beneath Our Cities
A new digital concept has been launched by the Ordnance Survey, British Geological Survey and Future Cities Catapult that would give planners, utility companies and developers a better idea of what lies beneath our feet and allow a more complete picture of our cities to be realised.