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Ooredoo's new Smart Fleet cuts congestion by directing drivers around it

Qatar’s traffic jams could soon become a little less intense thanks to new technology that helps businesses better direct their fleet vehicles. Find out how Ooredoo’s Smart Fleet solution helps cut pollution and fuel costs too. Could it work in your city?

SCC Partner Spotlight

Qualcomm is a world leader in 3G, 4G and next-generation wireless technologies. Its innovation and technology can be used by cities worldwide to provide smart, efficient and sustainable services, from cellular grid connectivity to mobile learning.

Upcoming Council Events

Smart Cities Week Sept. 14-16 in Washington, D.C.

Smart Cities Week delivers solutions to the urgent challenges cities face. Visit Washington, D.C. Sept 14-16 to achieve livability, workability and sustainability for cities. Smart Cities Week

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New in the Apps Gallery


SmartWoman, available exclusive to Ooredoo customers, is an app that helps women become more successful in business by helping them to network with each other. In addition to being able to share knowledge with each other, users can also learn from experts in various fields about improving business performance, boosting efficiency and effectiveness, and learning about new job opportunities.

May 20-22, 2015: Berlin

Smart Cities Council joins forces with Metropolitan Solutions, one of Europe's premier events focused on issues confronting cities. Featuring 12 high-profile international conferences and a trade show, participants will hear and see the latest on urban mobility, energy supply, water supply/quality, building installations and urban safety/security.

March 23-24, 2015: Smart Cities Now Forum

Hosted by Envision Charlotte and Charlotte, North Carolina Mayor Daniel Clodfelter, the Council will hold its quarterly forum focused on innovative technologies that are making cities smarter and improving their livability, workability and sustainability. The invitation-only gathering of Council partners, advisors and guests will be held on the University of North Carolina campus in Charlotte.

IDC: Top 10 smart cities predictions for 2013

Wed, 2013-02-27 09:34 -- Liz Enbysk

The smart city initiative is growing as a recognized movement for innovation and investment at all levels of government, according to IDC Government Insights. For that reason, a smart city analyst team from IDC Government Insights has put together the company's first annual top 10 predictions for the smart city market in 2013.