MEDIA RELEASE: Nations infrastructure priorities evolving, is digital and data next?

Wed, 2020-02-26 14:00 -- Adam Beck

The Peak Industry group for smart cities in Australia has celebrated the launch of the nation’s Infrastructure Priority List, published by Infrastructure Australia (IA) as part of their central role in guiding priority investments in the nation’s future. Adam Beck, Executive Director of Smart Cities Council Australia New Zealand (SCC) says “Today’s launch marks another important step to ensuring Australia remains focused on delivering infrastructure that serves the community, and our economy.

Smart Cities for SDG's, what's the connection?

Wed, 2020-02-26 12:51 -- Adam Beck

The SDG's are a resource that is guiding our work - our project planning, shaping our dialogue and influencing our content creation. With a commitment to produce a report on the implementation of the SDG's, Australia and New Zealand are advancing various activities to engage with industry, academia and the community to deliver on this commitment. Join us in embracing the SDG's as a framework for smart cities action and investment in 2020 and beyond.

How are you looking at the Digital Twin?

Tue, 2020-02-25 11:02 -- Adam Beck

Earlier this week NSW Minister for Customer Service Victor Dominello MP launched the NSW Digital Twin, an open platform for visualising data in 4D overtime. The launch was attended by leading policy makers, practitioners, technologists and developers, who were shown the new platform which has initially launched for communities associated with the Western Sydney City Deal and Greater Parramatta to the Olympic Peninsula.

Data Leadership Community of Practice: Register now!

Wed, 2020-02-19 10:52 -- Adam Beck

The CfDL currently has registrations of interest open for a Data Leadership Community of Practice. This will be a multi-sector online community with bi-monthly meetings providing networking, learning and discovery opportunities. This Community of Practice is offered to Smart Cities Council members and members of the Local Government Smart Cities Network.