SpotlightFunding a Smart City

Traditional municipal revenue streams are not keeping up. Is there another way to fund operations and innovation?

But how?

Featured Event

23-25
October
2018

Tampa, Florida

Smart Cities Connect
Convening city leaders with leading technology & solution providers. After a great program in KCMO, we have even better plans to connect our partners for this event. Use code 18MRKP10 for 10% off.

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Water is a precious resource and Central Arkansas Water worked with Utilis using satellite imagery to detect leaks providing significant savings in water and money.

Every government needs to permit and license residents and business. Cities from Cambridge, MA to to Lomita, CA have deployed Viewpoint Cloud's simple, integrated systems to improve the process and user experience.

Worried about coastal flooding? Key Biscayne and other south Florida communities are getting detailed action plans about how to prepare, manage and adapt to a flooding event.

Chicago's cultural institutions are using applications to engage residents and visitors about the sites in a city, while cities can learn about their interests and movements.

Mississauga, Ontario is using adaptive controls on street lights to save money on energy cost and maintenance.

To improve cyclists experience, Manchester and Dublin gathered data on not only where residents road, but how the trip went.

Events

23-26 September 2018 / Phoenix, Arizona

DRJ Fall Conference
The Disaster Recovery Journal's Fall Conference is the world's largest conference dedicated to building resilience. Use promotion code MARKET to extend early bird pricing until August 31st.

23-26 September 2018 / Baltimore, MD

ICMA Annual Conference
Featuring an abundance of the educational, information-sharing, and networking offerings for local government leaders.

01-04 October 2018 / Los Angeles

Designing Cities
NACTO's conference brings together 800 officials, planners, and practitioners to advance the state of transportation in cities.

02-04 October 2018 / Washington DC

Smart Cities Week - DC
Collaboration is the cornerstone for Smart Cities. Join us in DC to see how leading cities are integrating technology to help solve cities most pressing challenges.

09-10 October 2018 / Toronto, CA

Smart City & IoT Expo
Combines the power of collocated conference with state-of-the-art expo floor in order to educate people towards smart cities and urban planning technologies.

23-25 October 2018 / Tampa, Florida

Smart Cities Connect
Convening city leaders with leading technology & solution providers. After a great program in KCMO, we have even better plans to connect our partners for this event. Use code 18MRKP10 for 10% off.

25-26 October 2018 / Columbus, OH

Smart Regions Conference
Bring together government, industry, and academic leaders that are working to research, plan, fund, and deploy smart and connected technologies, policies, and strategies.

29-30 October 2018 / Atlanta, Georgia

Smart Cities Summit
This event will focus on connectivity, keeping citizens are the center of the digital transformation and the mechanisms how municipalities can drive these programs.

07-10 November 2018 / Los Angeles, CA

City Summit - NLC
The National League of Cities’ conference for local leaders to convene and collaborate on solutions to the common challenges facing America’s cities.

13-15 November 2018 / Barcelona, Spain

Smart City Expo
Back to where it all began! We will be celebrating our 1 year anniversary November 13th-15th at the world's largest smart city expo with over 700 cities from 120 countries.

26-27 November 2018 / Dubai, UAE

Smart City Expo 2018-Dubai
Strive for innovation, promote business and connect thousands of attendees from around the globe.

04-05 December 2018 / Las Vegas

Impact > Cities
Join us in Las Vegas with government innovators, financiers, and leading technology discussing projects for cities that are realistic and achievable today! Use code MarketCity200 for $200 discount!

Articles

Funding a Smart City

Andrew Watkins

Traditional municipal revenue streams are not keeping up. Is there another way to fund operations and innovation?

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Building Urban Resilience One Review at a Time

Andrew Watkins & 100 Resilient Cities

To celebrate Marketplace.city joining the 100RC Platform of Partners, I sat down with 100RC team to tell them more about our goals and work. We are excited to make Marketplace.city an invaluable asset to the global resilience movement.

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A Better Way to Buy

Stephen Goldsmith

A new online platform aims not only to take some of the risk out of municipal procurement but to make the process smarter as well.

Full article on Governing Magazine

Past Articles

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Opportunities All Around

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