Smart Cities Council, the world’s largest smart cities network, launched its application for cities to apply for theSmart Cities Council Readiness Challenge Grant. Five American cities will receive a grant in 2017 to inspire innovation, inclusion and investment in their city.
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Public health agencies trying to help people with behavioral health disorders face tough challenges -- reducing stigmatization, reducing hospital readmissions and knowing where services are needed most. Read how San Bernardino County uses data analytics to gain insights and get more people the help they need.
The White House announced it would invest $80 million in a Smart Cities Initiative focused on improving transportation, public safety, climate and services for cities. The initiative will support research and public-private partnerships. Council Chairman Jesse Berst is quoted in the article.
The Smart Cities Council commits to award five Smart Cities Council Challenge Grants to help five American cities apply smart technologies to improve urban livability, workability and sustainability. For each of the five winning cities, the Council will deliver a tailored one-day Readiness Program during the 2017 calendar year.
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Water and wastewater utilities share similar challenges, among them less funding and more strict regulatory compliance requirements. Learn how (and why) smart water systems can help utilities overcome those challenges -- and optimize how they use existing data.
With a sharp increase in reports of child abuse or neglect, caseworkers in New Hanover County, NC need to focus on children who need help the most. SAS Analytics helps them assess risk and prioritize activities to keep more children safe.