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Dear Cities in 2015

by Bettina Tratz  |  October 6, 2015

Dear Cities in 2015, A city in 2050 is built on the principles of a knowledge society that drives citizen and government entrepreneurship and interactive community engagements. At the center...

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Why China’s Smart Cities need to be Green Cities

by Bettina Tratz  |  May 21, 2014

In my recent business travel to China I have come to meet the country’s growing ecological drive and awareness. China is known globally for its bad air and water pollution...

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Smart Citizen Need to trust the Internet of Things in Smart Cities

by Bettina Tratz  |  November 28, 2013

Don’t you sometimes wish you had services that would be tailored to your specific needs for a very specific situation? Just think about how people live in communities and cities,...

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Urban mobility and electric vehicle strategies lack holistic vision

by Bettina Tratz  |  May 28, 2013

There are different approaches in changing traffic patterns and transportation in cities and urban regions. Some cities have been best practice leaders in electronic tolling systems and congestion charging such...

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Moving Intelligence into Watermanagement

by Bettina Tratz  |  April 23, 2013

Lots of discussion on smart grid is focusing on energy today, government subsidies and R&D ecosystems come from different industry associations and tech provider ecosystems. Water has received less attention...

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