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Infrastructure Systems Competition from InnovateUK

Innovate UK, in collaboration with the Knowledge Transfer Network will be hosting a series of events across the UK to discuss the forthcoming competition ‘Infrastructure Systems’.    Infrastructure forms the backbone for economic stability, growth, competitiveness and productivity in modern society and is key for social wellbeing and environmental sustainability. Yet these...
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Government launches Smart Cities Forum - to promote a $40 billion opportunity for the UK

The Department for Business, Innovation & Skills (BIS) has announced it will establish a Smart Cities Forum, chaired by Universities and Science Minister David Willetts and Cities Minister Greg Clark, plus representatives from cities, business, and scientists, to help ensure the UK does not miss out on the opportunities offered by smart cities. BIS also published a  Smart...
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Glasgow's website to promote Future City / Glasgow

Glasgow City Council has launched a section of its website at futurecity.glasgow.gov.uk to promote updates on the city's £24 million Demonstrator programme. Glasgow beat 29 other cities to win the funding in a competition organised by the UK Government's Technology Strategy Board (TSB) . The council reports that "a small team of specialists is now working on an array of...
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Glasgow's Future Cities Demonstrator programme - suppliers' event on 29 May and other activities

Glasgow's Future Cities Demonstrator programme will hold a suppliers' event in the Lighthouse on Wednesday, 29 May at which the aims and requirements of the multi-million pound programme and the various projects it will undertake. These include: The creation of an Integrated Operations Centre managing a new public space CCTV network and TRAFFCOM roads management...
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Bristol, Brussels, Glasgow and Ljubljana shortlisted for European Green Capital 2015

This cities of Bristol and Glasgow, plus  Brussels and Ljubljana have been chosen as four finalists of the European Green Capital 2015 Award organised by the European Commission. The European Green Capital Award is an annual prize that goes to one city, singling out its environmental performance. Bristol, Brussels, Glasgow and Ljubljana have been shortlisted from 8 entries...
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Future Cities Catapult to be based in London, chaired by Sir David King

At the innovate 2013 conference today, Business Secretary Vince Cable announced that the new Future Cities Catapult centre will be based in London , to work in collaboration with the Future Cities demonstrator project in Glasgow.   Sir David King - Director of the Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment at the University of Oxford and former Chief Scientific Adviser to the...
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Confidex awarded contract for ITSO Smart Ticketing Contract for Glasgow Subway

Confidex, a Finnish supplier of contactless fare media, has been selected by Strathclyde Partnership for Transport  (SPT), which owns and operates the Glasgow Subway, to supply a large volume of contactless ITSO smart tickets to replace magnetic stripe tickets currently in use across the underground system . The tickets will be encoded and issued from vending...
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Infrastructure Systems Competition from InnovateUK

Innovate UK, in collaboration with the Knowledge Transfer Network will be hosting a series of...

Government launches Smart Cities Forum - to promote a $40 billion opportunity for the UK

The Department for Business, Innovation & Skills (BIS) has announced it will establish a...

Glasgow's website to promote Future City / Glasgow

Glasgow City Council has launched a section of its website at futurecity.glasgow.gov.uk to...

Glasgow's Future Cities Demonstrator programme - suppliers' event on 29 May and other activities

Glasgow's Future Cities Demonstrator programme will hold a suppliers' event in the...

Bristol, Brussels, Glasgow and Ljubljana shortlisted for European Green Capital 2015

This cities of Bristol and Glasgow, plus  Brussels and Ljubljana have been chosen as four...

Future Cities Catapult to be based in London, chaired by Sir David King

At the innovate 2013 conference today, Business Secretary Vince Cable announced that the...

Confidex awarded contract for ITSO Smart Ticketing Contract for Glasgow Subway

Confidex, a Finnish supplier of contactless fare media, has been selected by Strathclyde...