There is no other organization like the Smart Cities Council, as you'll learn in this video that provides an overview of the Council's work with public officials around the world to make their cities more livable, workable and sustainable.
Smart City Concepts
This video showcases Council Associate Partner ABB's role in helping develop smart cities to address a city's goals of sustainability, competitiveness and becoming a more attractive place to live.
In this video, Jesse Berst, Chairman of the Smart Cities Council, interviews Microsoft's Laura Ipsen, VP of World Wide Public Sector, about smart cities and about Microsoft's far-reaching CityNext initiative.
Jochen Kreusel is an exemplary German technology expert who leads a cross-divisional effort for Zurich-based ABB to connect directly to the rapidly evolving smart grid and smart city markets. Click for his thoughtful observations on what he calls the "challenge and chance" for cities today.
The smart city is something you need to think of as its own ecosystem, suggests Michael Edmonds, VP of Strategic Solutions for S&C Electric. In this Q&A he explains how his company - perhaps best known for building a self-healing electric grid - is connecting the dots between a smart grid and smart cities.