Smart city should be data-driven and people-oriented, experts say

Smart city should be data-driven and people-oriented, experts say

Measures are also underway in bid to turn Hong Kong into a more tech-friendly city. (Photo: From left to right: Dr Amen Ra Mashariki, Dr Winnie…

Building Hong Kong as a leading smart city

Building Hong Kong as a leading smart city

Now with inno-tech plans outlined, the government should step up its efforts and allocate more resources to implement the plans so as to match developments…

Public participation stimulates unlimited possibilities of smart city

Public participation stimulates unlimited possibilities of smart city

Initiatives overseas can serve as inspiring examples for Carrie Lam to make a smart start. (Photo credit: Esri China (HK)

Greater Bay Area initiative presents new innovation opportunities in Hong Kong

Greater Bay Area initiative presents new innovation opportunities in Hong Kong

With world-class infrastructure, Hong Kong could become the Smart City leader in the Greater Bay Area, but its R&D is lagging behind. (Photo: Joachim von…

Promoting IoT is key to smart city development

Promoting IoT is key to smart city development

A friendly framework on data collection and sharing will be crucial to setting up an efficient IoT network in Hong Kong. (Photo credit: Esri China…

Nurture a smart future for Hong Kong

Nurture a smart future for Hong Kong

Heads up government! A five-star Policy Address should take note of these five ‘Smart’ notions.

Getting Ahead in Hong Kong: Speak up for a Smart City!

Getting Ahead in Hong Kong: Speak up for a Smart City!

Dumb cities cost you in time and aggravation.  Hong Kong has a long way to go to catch up to ‘smarter’ cities in the region…

Pokémon GO driving the Smart City

Pokémon GO driving the Smart City

Pokémon GO may be the craze of the moment, but open data and an interest geomapping solutions could lead to people creating lasting solutions for…

HK’s creative industries: Too late to take off?

HK’s creative industries: Too late to take off?

A KPMG-Warwick seminar sparks thoughts on whether Hong Kong can compete in  creative industries when other major cities have a head start. Photo: Professor Jonothan Neelands…

Legco panel pans government  for slow smart city progress

Legco panel pans government for slow smart city progress

Lawmakers question the need for further consultancy reports covering the Kowloon East pilot scheme.