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Nashik Smart City Corporation Extends Deadline For 171 Projects

The corporation has said that the extension was granted due to delays in the procurement of materials and the execution of work

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Goa CM Pramod Sawant Inspects Smart City Work At Night

The action comes after the Congress suggested the union minister Hardeep S Puri to review the works in the state

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Gwalior's 'Digital Museum', an initiative to restore Heritage, Culture, bagged Smart City Awards for 'Culture'

"It is a moment of pride for Gwalior as our Digital Museum has made it to the prestigious ISAC awards. This award is an acknowledgment of the efforts and vision of Gwalior Smart City in preserving heritage and also its adaptive reuse. The museum is an amazing combination of age old heritage with latest digital intervention. The ISAC award shall keep us motivated to deliver even better projects in the future", asserted CEO Gwalior Smart City, Jayati Singh.

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IUDX: Unleashing the Power of Data for Urban Administration

“With the capabilities to unleash the power of data analytics, artificial intelligence, and machine learning, IUDX will enable higher operational efficiency in city administration by facilitating the data exchange between various civic bodies, municipal departments, application developers, and data consumers”, asserts Dr. Inder Gopal, CEO IUDX Program and Research Professor – Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore in conversation with Poulami Chakraborty of BW Businessworld.

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Karnataka Government launches 'Mission 2022' to push key Smart City projects

The move is in line with the Centre’s deadline to complete the first phase of smart city projects across the country by FY22.

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Central Government consort host of projects, Allocates funds for Bengal

In connection with the long pending issues with the state government in Bengal over the non-release of funds to beneficiaries of Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Gramin), the Central Government succeeded partially in pushing the state to release some funds.

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Adding Smartness to our Cities – Getting the Smart City Implementation Right

Of the world’s 7 billion population, about 4 billion live in cities. And the number is slated to increase rapidly in the coming years. Haas School of Business estimates that by 2025, around 600 largest cities in the world will account for more than 60% of global GDP. This means our cities will have to be not just sustainable but also secure and inclusive.

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Sterlite Power Completes Gurugram Smart City Optical Fiber Intracity Project

• Sterlite Power’s Convergence Business Unit has delivered 100% Optical Fiber Network in Gurugram sub city 2 to GMDA to make the city smart and safe • The fiber network has provided connectivity to government buildings, business clusters, and used for critical applications like security, surveillance, and e-governance

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Aggregating Indian Smart Cities with Technology

“Honeywell has rapidly innovated to extend the capabilities of our Smart and Safe City technology deployments to support customer needs. Our Command and Control Centers are being used as the nerve center for operations to help contain the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic in specific cities. We have also developed and deployed city-specific dashboards, portals and citizen applications to engage with citizens. Authorities can communicate necessary information in a consistent manner, and citizens can get the official view of a city’s status, reducing their need to go to different sources to gather information which at times may also be conflicting”: asserts Akshay Bellare, President Honeywell in conversation with Poulami Chakraborty of BW Businessworld.

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Kalyan Dombivali Smart City sets up war room to fight COVID-19

The command center is being used to monitor the movement of people and vehicles, including ambulances and disinfection services, and help maintain law and order in the twin cities. It is also equipped with a dashboard which provides the latest information on all known confirmed cases in the city

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