archive-org.com » ORG » I » INTELLIGENTCOMMUNITY.ORG

Total: 484

Choose link from "Titles, links and description words view":

Or switch to "Titles and links view".
  • Intelligent Community Forum (ICF)
    forth from futurologists academics and thinktanks But what really transforms a bright idea into a world class innovation read full article Life in the Hospital Can Be Like Life in a Hotel Tuesday August 10 2010 ICF Co Founder Louis Zacharilla was interviewed for the August 2010 issue of IDEAS Magazine published by the Institute for Information Industries of Taiwan Click here to open the article in PDF format Life in the Hospital Can Be Like Life in a Hotel read full article Intelligent Communities of the Ark La Tex Wednesday July 21 2010 During a 3 day Community Accelerator program in the Ark La Tex a three state economic development area of the United States including northwest Arkansas northern Louisiana and northeast Texas Robert Bell was interviewed by local news at KTBS about broadband and economic development in rural areas Joining him was consultant David Dodd who is leading read full article What Makes an Intelligent Community Work Tuesday July 6 2010 Which parameter would you consider first if you were to judge the success of an intelligent community The extent to which it is wired and how ICT is shaping its development perhaps Try judging on the basis of gross domestic happiness instead and you will come up with some interesting results Suwon for example is a city just 20 miles south of Seoul and the provincial capital of Gyeonggi do South Korea read full article Summit draws world s broadband economy thought leaders names Suwon Korea Intelligent Community of the Year Wednesday June 2 2010 Experts in using information and communication technology to build prosperous sustainable communities met May 19 21 at the Building the Broadband Economy Summit organized by the Intelligent Community Forum ICF and held at Polytechnic Institute of NYU read full article World s

    Original URL path: https://www.intelligentcommunity.org/index.php?src=news&submenu=News&srctype=lister&category=Press%20Coverage%202010&pos=10,10,23&print=y (2016-02-13)
    Open archived version from archive


  • Intelligent Community Forum (ICF)
    Thought Leaders How ICF Helps Partners Support Support the Forum ICF Supporters Subscribe Contacts Home Login Email Print Current Press Coverage 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 and Earlier Press Coverage 2010 Previous Page Displaying 21 through 23 of 23 Suwon South Korea Named 2010 Intelligent Community of the Year Friday May 21 2010 Because it heavily invested in broadband infrastructure education and its citizens for a global economy and work force Suwon South Korea was named the Intelligent Community of the Year for 2010 by the Intelligent Community Forum ICF a New York based think tank that studies the economic and social development of the 21st century community read full article Creative energy green ideas flow at entrepreneurial center Friday April 23 2010 The Dublin Entrepreneurial Center is a high tech incubator space for start up companies celebrated its first anniversary and officially opened the green floor during on open house yesterday Earth Day It is also one of the factors that helped land Dublin on the list of ICF s 2010 Top Seven Intelligent Communities read full article Canada Home of Intelligent Communities Saturday April 10 2010 Now more than ever a community

    Original URL path: https://www.intelligentcommunity.org/index.php?src=news&submenu=News&srctype=lister&category=Press%20Coverage%202010&pos=20,10,23 (2016-02-13)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Intelligent Community Forum (ICF)
    as one of the world s smartest communities Published Friday October 22 2010 7 00 am The city is among the finalists for the Intelligent Communities Smart 21 Award by the international Intelligent Community Forum ICF a think tank that studies economic and social development in the 21st century It is the only Australian city included in 21 communities nominated as smart ICF seeks to share the best practices of the world s Intelligent Communities in adapting to the demands of the broadband economy in order to help communities everywhere find sustainable renewal and growth the ICF website explains The Smart 21 are communities or regions with a documented strategy for creating local prosperity and inclusion using broadband and information technology to attract leading edge businesses stimulate job creation build skills generate economic growth and improve the delivery of government services In January the 21 communities will be whittled down to seven and one will be named Intelligent Community of the Year at a broadband summit in New York City in June 2011 Ipswich s nomination includes recognition that the city s leaders have taken concerted action to create a modern ICT centric community Mayor Paul Pisasale said the nomination

    Original URL path: https://www.intelligentcommunity.org/index.php?src=news&submenu=News&srctype=detail&category=Press%20Coverage%202010&refno=576 (2016-02-13)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Intelligent Community Forum (ICF)
    of Stockholm News Intelli3 percent of Swedish growth up to the year 2030 The driving force in that development is expected to come from the knowledge intense service sector This prognosis comes from consultancy company WSP and was presented at a seminar arranged in conjunction with the Stockholm visit of Louis Zacharilla founder of Intelligent Community Forum The number of jobs has doubled in the service sector in the last two decades The service sector turnover is now more than SEK 100 billion and the growth continues WSP estimates that Stockholm will continue to be the primary growth engine of Sweden for the next 20 years accounting for 43 percent of Stockholm s growth There have been discussions of clusters for a long time but perhaps not on an adequately large scale Stockholm is a cluster with hotspots such as Kista which attract both people and businesses It s easier to get well paying jobs and the companies are closer to good infrastructure and higher education My estimate is that Stockholm will take the lead in services export as well which may result in even higher growth numbers said Fredrik Bergström Ph D and WSP Director Analysis Strategy The City

    Original URL path: https://www.intelligentcommunity.org/index.php?src=news&submenu=News&srctype=detail&category=Press%20Coverage%202010&refno=537 (2016-02-13)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Intelligent Community Forum (ICF)
    latest in carbon neutral thinking and digital technology In Abu Dhabi the Masdar City project is a 6 sq km walled development billed as the world s first zero carbon zero waste city designed by London based Fosters and Partners In China a new city at Guangming will be so smart it hurts Cities old and new now vie for the accolade of the world s smartest However for the futurologist James Woudhuysen Professor of Forecasting and Innovation at De Montfort University in Leicester new technology alone is not enough The idea of smart cities has been around for more than 20 years says Woudhuysen but the concept doesn t necessarily mean much Architects like the idea of smartness to show that they re hip about information technology But in the UK today lots of big new houses would arguably be a smarter move than lots of new IT Woudhuysen points out that huge urban leaps have often occurred when technologies coincide as in the industrial revolution creating unpredictable social change It also helps to have a sense of forward movement in society that anything is possible But with so many people fearing climate change that isn t the zeitgeist today Self styled freelance futurologist Robin Mannings a telecommunications expert agrees Successful innovation is hard to predict Thirty years ago nobody would have dreamed of the smartphone the iPod or the internet which have changed our lives The big things just happen What matters is not technology but big ideas With climate change round the corner I m putting my money on floating cities Why not Universal experience For Louis Zacharilla of the US based Intelligent Community Forum thinktank a key factor in turning a blue sky thought into a real on the ground innovation is its appeal as a universal experience One of our ideas is food says Zacharilla Everybody is interested in food and everybody needs it With problems of food security food will be sourced locally and we think urban planners will be building skyscraper farms instead of empty office blocks as more people will be working from home Food is also central to the ideas of London architect CJ Lim who is among the shortlisted designers for Guangmin s new smart city Lim professor of architecture and cultural design at the University of London is passionate about putting the traditional back into smart Our city won t necessarily have all the latest technology he says but it will have a human face with culture tradition jobs and food security We are planning a city with rooftop gardens vegetable plots and parks with fruit trees It may have been done before in world war two but it is a big idea for the future Every true innovation has its time but it has to be understood and supported by everybody If it s something my mother couldn t grasp it will never become a world class innovation It has to be like a light bulb the first

    Original URL path: https://www.intelligentcommunity.org/index.php?src=news&submenu=News&srctype=detail&category=Press%20Coverage%202010&refno=579 (2016-02-13)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Intelligent Community Forum (ICF)
    Papers About ICF Global Thought Leaders How ICF Helps Partners Support Support the Forum ICF Supporters Subscribe Contacts Home Login Email Print Current Press Coverage 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 and Earlier Press Coverage 2010 Life in the Hospital Can Be Like Life in a Hotel Providing thoughtful socialized health care services using ICT Published Tuesday August 10 2010 7 00 am ICF Co

    Original URL path: https://www.intelligentcommunity.org/index.php?src=news&submenu=News&srctype=detail&category=Press%20Coverage%202010&refno=523 (2016-02-13)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Intelligent Community Forum (ICF)
    Support the Forum ICF Supporters Subscribe Contacts Home Login Email Print Current Press Coverage 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 and Earlier Press Coverage 2010 Intelligent Communities of the Ark La Tex Published Wednesday July 21 2010 7 00 am by KTBS TV During a 3 day Community Accelerator program in the Ark La Tex a three state economic development area of the United States

    Original URL path: https://www.intelligentcommunity.org/index.php?src=news&submenu=News&srctype=detail&category=Press%20Coverage%202010&refno=517 (2016-02-13)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Intelligent Community Forum (ICF)
    large scale businesses said Park Result today Suwon s economy is booming on the back of small to midsize enterprises specializing in IT biotech and nanotechnology that employ 94 percent of the labor in the city Broadband roll out was no less significant as the city decided to develop its own governmental network despite South Korea s impressive broadband infrastructure Called Ubiquitous Suwon Master Plan or U Happy this plan allowed Suwon to boost connection speeds from 32 Mbps to a blazing 1 Gbps With its help Suwon is now a city where all urban functionalities are high tech and intelligent says Park This infrastructure is also used to create a ubiquitous online environment which in turn has created a transparent government in which all processes are visible and the integrity of its operations is assured he added Eindhoven Netherlands If Suwon could be lauded for adopting an unconventional approach to turning smart the city that deserves equal accolades for using the power of ICT to provide happiness to its residents in another form is Eindhoven Netherlands Home of Vincent van Gogh the post impressionist artist this metropolitan area with a modest population of around 750 000 is also famous for another form of art it is a breeding ground for innovation and the home base for world class knowledge and research institutes Eindhoven s administration claims it is one of Europe s top 20 innovative regions where more than 90 companies and 8 000 researchers developers and entrepreneurs are working together on the development of groundbreaking technologies and products According to Robert Bell of ICF Eindhoven is one of the top seven Intelligent Communities of 2010 While a third of Europe s economy is services based manufacturing thrives in Eindhoven It also one of the few regions in Europe that is still recording an impressive economic growth of about 4 percent The city says that it accounts for around 40 per cent of R D investments in the Netherlands a fact that more than justifies its claim of being a Brainport So how did Eindhoven succeed when other traditional industrial hubs in most of the developed world failed Brainport s economic success is the result of cooperation said Jack Mikkers a member of Brainport Development the city promoted agency that is responsible for promoting the region Regionally and internationally between top scientists from a wide range of disciplines between knowledge industry and manufacturing industry between producers designers and marketers And also between competitors who allow each other a peek behind the scenes Mikkers added that broadband and IT have been at the heart of this innovation engine from the beginning and it is being used in creative ways to not only lead the region as a manufacturing and knowledge based industry base but also to maintain a high quality of life Brainport offers pleasant living and working conditions Excellent social and cultural facilities ensure a high quality of life Economic growth goes hand in hand with the preservation of

    Original URL path: https://www.intelligentcommunity.org/index.php?src=news&submenu=News&srctype=detail&category=Press%20Coverage%202010&refno=516 (2016-02-13)
    Open archived version from archive



  •