MEDIA RELEASE: Smart Cities Week Australia Still Convening Innovation Designed to Keep Cities Moving Forward

Tue, 2020-03-17 10:41 -- Adam Beck

The Smart Cities Council hosted Smart Cities Week Australia 2020 event scheduled for 26-28 August in Melbourne will reorganise as a series of intense online collaborations, followed by a one-day networking opportunity.

MEDIA RELEASE: Darwin leads again on smart cities - First to join global project exchange

Mon, 2020-03-16 06:57 -- Adam Beck

Following its nation leading ‘Switching on Darwin’ smart cities deployment, the City of Darwin has again demonstrated its commitment to digital innovation by becoming the first Australian city to join a global smart cities project exchange.

Smart Cities Info Cards launched

Wed, 2020-03-11 18:27 -- Adam Beck

The Smart Cities Council launched today the first series of a new resource - the Smart Cities Info Cards. These cards are short and succinct knowledge resources to support awareness raising and building the capacity of government stakeholders and community members seeking to further engage in smart cities.

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.