Welcome to the first in a series called 'This is Smart Cities' where we take a deeper look into the work of local government across Australia and New Zealand.
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For more than eight years the Smart Cities Council has supported solution providers in their pursuit to offer cities the best solutions and best partnership service. Download our Partnership Pack below to identify the benefits of partnering with the Smart Cities Council.
Research and Knowledge partnerships with the Smart Cities Council are currently being offered in the Australia and New Zealand region. This partnership opportunity is offered to research and knowledge institutions seeking to network and create opportunities within the regional and international smart cities ecosystem.
Start up partnership with the Smart Cities Council is currently being offered in the Australia and New Zealand region. This partnership opportunity is offered to start up companies seeking to network and create opportunities within the regional and international smart cities ecosystem.
The Cities Leadership Circle is currently being offered to local authorities in the Australia and New Zealand region. Download a Partnership Pack here.
The Smart Cities Info cards are short and succinct knowledge resources to support awareness raising and capacity building of government stakeholders and community members seeking to further engage in smart cities.
The inaugural Smart Cities Investment Forum, hosted by Smart Cities Council Australia New Zealand, gathered stakeholders from the investment community, government, academia and technology and advisory companies in March 2019 to exchange ideas on a topic rarely discussed – smart cities investment. The report out from this forum is provided below.
This series of short case studies highlights the diversity of smart cities investments that cities and towns across Australia and New Zealand are making to enhance the liveability, sustainability and workability of the their communities.
This Guidance Note responds to the emerging challenges and opportunities for cities and towns from the rollout of next generation 5G telecommunications, small cell densification, Internet of Things (IoT) hardware, smart urban infrastructure and increased city owned smart city assets.
These principles are a start in helping build awareness and dialogue among all relevant stakeholders to ensure our streets and public spaces continue to be citizen-focused while ensuring deployment continues.
The Smart Cities Council with it’s partner company evolve24, are working with a consortium of leading organisations focused on data science and social wellbeing – Telstra, Neighbourlytics and the University of Melbourne – to advance social wellbeing as a framework for smart cities investment in the region. This paper outlines this approach, and the tools and methods for accelerating social wellbeing outcomes in smart cities.