I left a piece of my heart in YinChuanAlthough the wind of pragmatism from American cities is but poorly digested, I am flooded with the prosperous and strong will of the Chinese. I do not care for policy, nor geostrategic, but rather I absorb feelings and communicate emotions. Or at least I try; but it's becoming ever more...22Jun
Smart Cities, Smart Destiny
5 years ago Amsterdam launched an event dedicated to Smart Cities. The theme was starting to blossom in big cities and none wanted to be left out. I have participated in four of the five Smart City Event editions, becoming a regular collaborator in the blog and platform that was…08May
Smart Cities? What are we ignoring?
A lot of Smart Cities’ events are taking place around the world. Some filled with content and others only to assure major corporations and brands a stage. This theme is ever so more attractive and nobody seems to want to be left out. Yet, there is some mistrust towards Smart…13Mar
Nanmoku is the city with the oldest population in Japan. It has 22 thousand inhabitants, of which 52,7% is older than 65 years old. The leaders of this city in the Japanese province of Gunma are desperate. They urgently need young people to renew their population or else be prepared…1 comments Read more13Nov
New label “Smart Project for Smart Cities”
We know that many fashions are ephemeral, transitory. We know that the adoption of positions, policies and the choice of paths are often influenced by the media ‘hype’, by the immense information that comes through the several channels of communication that today the world has at its disposal to enter…15Aug
Smart Travel? Beard and Hair?
Written by Vitor Pereira It’s amazing how, in the space of half a dozen years, more or less in a visible way, some current specialized or secondary issues have been mixed. Themes that don’t open newscasts in prime time, but that are at the basis of much of what is…23Apr
Smart Cities Spanish Network keeps growing
Written by Vitor Pereira Twelve new Spanish municipalities were integrated at Spanish Network of Smart Cities (SNSC). Since last April 17, this network includes Alcorcón, Aranjuez, Móstoles y Torrejón de Ardoz (Madrid), Ávila, Badajoz, Oviedo (Asturias), Palma de Mallorca, Ponferrada (León), Sevilla, Tarragona y Torrent (Valencia). There are now 41…1 comments Read more15May
Hi-tech Parking Systems
Written by Vitor Pereira Since always, one of the major concerns of the towns, small, medium or large, has to do with the management of parking. It is known that parking is an important source of income for municipalities and, on the other hand, the efficient management of this valence…Smart Circle website is van Euroforum BV. Privacy statement | Cookie statement | Copyright ©2023