5 Questions with Susan

Interview with Susan van Boxtel, Advisor for Innovation, Technology & Science, Holland Innovation Network

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Last week, we had the opportunity to sit down with Susan van Boxtel, Advisor for Innovation, Technology and Science, Holland Innovation Network, Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands (Singapore & Malaysia). Susan emphasized the importance of collaboration and courage in contributing to the successes of smart city initiatives in The Netherlands. One key factor is the the use of …

5 Questions with BeeBryte

Start-Up Showcase: 5 Questions with BeeBryte

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As we move into the age of the Internet of Things, we are not only looking at smarter cities, but also greener and more efficient cities. With an improved understanding of energy utilisation and generation, excess energy can be redirected back the grid for more efficient and effective usage. One start-up driving the more energy-efficient journey is BeeBryte who will be …

Smart City

From blueprint to scale: What does it take to be a smart city?

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The Smart City concept is often described as a broad, integrated approach to improving the efficiency of city operations and the quality of life for its citizens. But how do we define the “smartness” of a city? What are the main determinators and who actually decides on the level? Come to find out at our Smart Cities panel discussion at …

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BMW Group Asia’s insights on car-sharing services

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Car-sharing and ride-sharing services reduce city traffic and carbon emissions, and allow citizens to get where they’re going without the cost and hassle of owning a car in the city. BMW Group is developing car sharing services that use technologies such as ICT and M2M communications. With open communication links between systems to collect and reuse data from anywhere, the leading …

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BMW Group and TÜV SÜD talk intelligent transport systems

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With a growing population comes a growing fleet of vehicles flooding into cities round the world. This transport increase is causing pollution and congestion. Cities need to become ‘smart’ in order to manage the flow of traffic more efficiently and reduce harmful emissions. Speaking at the IoT Show Asia 2016, BMW Group Asia and TÜV SÜD Asia Pacific will provide …

ITS

Building an intelligent transport system with IoT

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The concept of an intelligent transport system(ITS)  has been around for a long time but it was not until the emergence of the Internet of Things (IoT) that it could become a reality. With wireless infrastructure and RFID technology reaching a critical mass, Asian cities are accelerating the development of intelligent transportation, and at the same time, facing considerable challenges. …

IoT for sustainable energy development

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The Internet of Things (IoT) is causing a significant change in the energy industry. With an increasing focus on energy efficiency and reduction of carbon emissions, the energy industry is shifting to intelligent grids, meters and appliances to enhance the interaction between assets, products and people. This shift will require strategic investments in digital technologies, collaboration with regulators and cross-industry …

Internet of Things

Get ready for The Internet of Things

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The Internet of Things – the digitisation of the physical world – has received enormous attention, but how can we go beyond the hype and create real value? The IoT Show Asia 2016 is the first event in Asia to focus on the commercial applications of IoT technology and its impact on your bottom line. The McKinsey Report in June …