Press Coverage from the 2018 Smart Regions Conference

 Collaboration drives smart city success stories. The Smart Regions Initiative and events such as the Smart Regions Conference are non-for-profit efforts entirely supported by sponsors and partners.     To learn how you can support, email hello@smartregions.org.

Collaboration drives smart city success stories. The Smart Regions Initiative and events such as the Smart Regions Conference are non-for-profit efforts entirely supported by sponsors and partners. To learn how you can support, email hello@smartregions.org.

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'Technology alone cannot solve our problems': Top takeaways from Smart Regions Conference

Speakers in Columbus, OH, emphasized the need for cities to put people first, but the age gap between elected leaders and smart city proponents could be a hindrance. Read More →

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Smart infrastructure challenge announces winners of $50 million in seed funding

Four development teams have taken home top prizes in a competition for advanced infrastructure proposals, each securing up to $10 million in investment capital. Read More →

Winners announced in first Smart Infrastructure Challenge

Four cross-jurisdictional teams took home the top cash prizes in the first Smart Infrastructure Challenge, hosted by smart city and technology strategy firm Venture Smarter. Read More →

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Cincinnati, Hamilton County to get U.S. Homeland Security help in combating opioid epidemic

The Cincinnati area will get new help in its opioid fight through a pilot partnership with U.S. Homeland Security’s Science and Technology division that could yield a nationwide response to the epidemic. Read More →

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Cincinnati-area governments sign opioid data-sharing pact with feds

At a "smart regions" conference in Ohio, representatives from several jurisdictions pledged to use technology to reduce drug overdoses. Read More →

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