This video from Council Associate Partner Veolia illustrates how the company has used waste management and environmental services to help New Orleans and other areas affected by Hurricane Katrina to recover.
Public safety and security
Council Lead Partner Qualcomm was honored by the Intelligent Transportation Society of America for its work with Honda to improve pedestrian safety. Learn about the technology which uses smartphones and car-based technologies to make drivers and pedestrians more aware of each other.
When a city experiences a major emergency -- such as a major storm -- and doesn't have enough resources of its own to take care of it, surrounding cities are often called on to help. Read the case study to learn about Clevest's Automatic Vehicle Location system with Mutual Aid and how it can cut costs and risks associated with resource sharing.
Maintaining school campus safety and security is a challenge, even more so when classroom buildings are designed to be open. Read the case study to learn how Cisco helped a Hawaiian school improve its security with its video surveillance software.
With help from software development and consulting company Invid, the University of Puerto Rico Humacao has added another layer of safety to its security measures -- the faculty and students themselves. Watch the video to find out how a mobile application allows them to report incidents and medical emergencies with a button push.