October 2018

Top takeaways from Smart Regions Conference: Cities aiming to become smarter should look to cooperate heavily with their neighbors, but be careful to ensure they keep people — not technology — at the forefront of any experiments in technological innovation.

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OCTOBEr 2018

The winning projects, which include an infrastructure-to-vehicle communications system in Arizona and a regional transportation partnership in Cincinnati, were announced last Friday at the Smarter Regions Conference in Columbus, Ohio.

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October 2018

At a “smart regions” conference in Ohio on Thursday, officials from Cincinnati and surrounding towns came together to sign agreements to share data with the federal government in hopes of developing high-tech solutions to the drug epidemic.

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October 2018

André Hentz, acting deputy undersecretary for Science and Technology at the Homeland Security department, announced the partnership Thursday at the Smart Regions Conference in Columbus with Cincinnati police and Newtown Police Chief Tom Synan to find new ways involving data and research to address the epidemic.

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February 2018

The challenge will be part of Venture Smarter’s nonprofit Regional Smart Cities Initiative, which will provide the first 25 regional applicants with support services from Venture Smarter to create working groups dedicated to regional infrastructure, technology and policy.

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February 2018

Cities, regional councils of government and government agencies can now compete in the 2018 Smart Infrastructure Challenge, announced Thursday at the Smart Regions Congress in Washington, DC. Technology and strategy firm Venture Smarter hosted the event, part of its Regional Smart Cities Initiative.

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