Better Quality Data and Improved Findability

Better Quality Data and Improved Findability

How do cities create value from their open data – and how can they evidence it?   The cities in the Smart City Innovation Framework Implementation have identified six types of value they can create by opening their data. How can this be effected…and...
Why is interoperability so important?

Why is interoperability so important?

Beyond open data: The strategic role of an interoperable digital platform for sustainable and human cities   by Vincent Demortier, Creative Technologist –  DIH Faubourg Numérique    In the context of the digital transition and the challenge of...
10 Best Practices for City Dashboards

10 Best Practices for City Dashboards

In the context of smart cities, the most used visualisation tools are dashboards.  “Dashboards visualize a consolidated set data for a certain purpose which enables users to see what is happening and to initiate actions”. They are instruments to reduce...
Article: Innovation in the time of COVID-19

Article: Innovation in the time of COVID-19

How one open data pilot programme in Delft  pivoted during COVID-19 by Cinthya Anand When a world-conquering virus shuts down the local university and with it the movement of thousands of students who would otherwise be flying around the city on their bikes, how does...
Second Open Call Winners

Second Open Call Winners

 SCIFI Open Call 2 –Selected Companies & Pilot Booster Program Launch On 23 January 2020, the Interreg 2 Seas project Smart City Innovation Framework Innovation (SCIFI)  launched the Pilot Booster Program in Brussels  The launch took place as part...