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TEDx Gran Vía-Smart Cities

Marcelo Soria Smart Cities http://tedxgranvia.com/tedxgranvia-2012-the-city-2-0/programa/

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Antwerp Startup City - Belgium's ambition new innovation hub

Antwerp Startup City Belgium’s ambitious innovation hub 28-11-2013 Evert Bulcke LeWeb Paris, 12 december 2013
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Riga and Umeå become EU capitals of culture - European Voice

Riga and Umeå become EU capitals of culture - European Voice | City Innovation | Scoop.it
Riga and Umeå become EU capitals of culture
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Riga, the capital of Latvia and Umeå in Northern Sweden have taken their place as the 'European Capitals of Culture' for 2014.
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URBAN 360º by Pablo Sánchez Chillón | @pabloschillon

URBAN 360º  by Pablo Sánchez Chillón | @pabloschillon | City Innovation | Scoop.it
Innovative Cities | Smart Citizens. Ciudad + Innovación + Urbanismo + Tecnología.
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Why Cities Are Our Most Important Innovation Platform

Why Cities Are Our Most Important Innovation Platform | City Innovation | Scoop.it
If we are to continue to innovate, we need to invest not only in research and development, but in city life, where random collisions transform old work into new work, solve problems and create value.
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Fischer cites progress in updating Bloomberg-funded innovation effort

Fischer cites progress in updating Bloomberg-funded innovation effort | City Innovation | Scoop.it
Fewer stray animals euthanized, more small-business exports, fewer ambulance runs to emergency rooms, streamlined zoning, more recycling and uses for abandoned parcels.
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This Great Bubble Chart Shows How Europe's Major Cities Have Fared Since ... - Business Insider

This Great Bubble Chart Shows How Europe's Major Cities Have Fared Since ... - Business Insider | City Innovation | Scoop.it
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Wellbeing Index creation goes to RAND Corp. - Santa Monica Daily Press

Wellbeing Index creation goes to RAND Corp. - Santa Monica Daily Press | City Innovation | Scoop.it
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Wellbeing Index creation goes to RAND Corp.
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In March, Santa Monica received a $1 million grant after being named one of five winners of the Bloomberg Philanthropies Mayors Challenge.
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Mayor calls on startups to fight crime in Philly - Upstart

Mayor calls on startups to fight crime in Philly Upstart Mayor Michael Nutter entered the Bloomberg Philanthropies Mayors Challenge earlier this year and won one of five $1 million prizes for an effort to tap into entrepreneurs to solve some of...
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Local innovation: John Doxaras at TEDxKalamata

https://www.tedxkalamata.com About the speaker: John has studied theoretical physics at the University of Athens, the national Technological University of At...
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A City Gets Its Own Font - The Atlantic

A City Gets Its Own Font - The Atlantic | City Innovation | Scoop.it
A City Gets Its Own Font
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Dooley also hopes that Chatype will raise Chattanooga's profile, making it a more visible center of innovation and design, which opens new markets and attracts the creative talent.
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Latest innovations for the future's eco-cities

Latest innovations for the future's eco-cities | City Innovation | Scoop.it
As the world population grows and worries about dwindling resources and climate change rise, solutions for a more sustainable city are emerging.
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SF Mayor Lee Launches Nation's First Living Innovation Zone - California Newswire

SF Mayor Lee Launches Nation's First Living Innovation Zone - California Newswire | City Innovation | Scoop.it
SF Mayor Lee Launches Nation's First Living Innovation Zone
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S.F. Mayor Edwin M. Lee SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. /California Newswire/ — This past week, S.F. Mayor Edwin M.
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For Providence Mayor Taveras, travel is part of the territory

For Providence Mayor Taveras, travel is part of the territory | City Innovation | Scoop.it
He says his promotion of Providence when traveling for city business and campaign fundraising — together totaling 41 days last year — has brought millions of dollars in grants to the city and raised a wealth of ideas to make Providence better.
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The Best Thing My City Did This Year

The Best Thing My City Did This Year | City Innovation | Scoop.it
Our favorite urban observers weigh in on 2013 in their hometowns.
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Explosion of big data will give power to the citizen in a smart city world

The explosion of innovative technologies such as cloud computing and big data can build a smart city world which places the citizen at its very heart.
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Creating Mayoral Vision, Part II: The Challenge of the British System

Creating Mayoral Vision, Part II: The Challenge of the British System | City Innovation | Scoop.it
Part II of the series on mayoral vision, Andres Torres considers the challenges of the British system in producing effective mayoral capacities.
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Bristol mayor's speech: George Ferguson outlines his vision for a bold ... - Bristol Post

Bristol mayor's speech: George Ferguson outlines his vision for a bold ... - Bristol Post | City Innovation | Scoop.it
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Urban Myths of Innovation: Density and Serendipity - Pacific Standard

Urban Myths of Innovation: Density and Serendipity - Pacific Standard | City Innovation | Scoop.it
Urban Myths of Innovation: Density and Serendipity Pacific Standard Cities have the diversity of talent and industry, the density and interactive streetscapes, and the openness to new ideas and fast-paced urban metabolisms that enable innovation...
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City seeks public input about Chief Innovation Officer candidates | AustinTexas.gov - The Official Website of the City of Austin

City seeks public input about Chief Innovation Officer candidates | AustinTexas.gov - The Official Website of the City of Austin | City Innovation | Scoop.it
@jkolko good luck, I hope you get this. http://t.co/aGc5F8oXio
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Mayors' stories out of school - CNN

Mayors' stories out of school - CNN | City Innovation | Scoop.it
Mayors' stories out of school
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Providence Talks was the winner of the $5 million Bloomberg Philanthropy Mayors Challenge, a contest created by New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg to draw out ideas from city leaders.
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Top 10 Biggest European Club Stadiums

We've scoured Europe's cities (via Google Earth) and brought together the continents 10 biggest club stadiums, but who comes out on top? Subscribe: http://bi...
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Sir Tom Hunter On Philanthropy, Entrepreneurship, And Development - Forbes

Sir Tom Hunter On Philanthropy, Entrepreneurship, And Development - Forbes | City Innovation | Scoop.it
Sir Tom Hunter On Philanthropy, Entrepreneurship, And Development Forbes Previous winners include Walter Annenberg and Leonore Annenberg, the Rockefeller Family, the Gates Family, the Sainsbury Family, the Cadbury Family, George Soros, Sir Tom...
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Mayor Greg Fischer Wants More, Faster Internet in Louisville - WFPL

Mayor Greg Fischer Wants More, Faster Internet in Louisville - WFPL | City Innovation | Scoop.it
Mayor Greg Fischer Wants More, Faster Internet in Louisville
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And while competitiveness and economic development are the focus, the side effect of the mayor's plan could be another Internet provider operating in Louisville.
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Innovative uses of data in local government – live discussion - The Guardian

Innovative uses of data in local government – live discussion - The Guardian | City Innovation | Scoop.it
The Guardian Innovative uses of data in local government – live discussion The Guardian Speaking at the Guardian's Local Leaders Quarterly event, he gave examples from the US where data is being used to engage with communities, saying, "In...
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