Council Press Releases

CH2M HILL, DNV GL and Sungard Public Sector Join the Fast Growing Smart Cities Council


The Smart Cities Council, an industry coalition to advance smart city development and innovation, continues to gain momentum and expand its global reach with the addition of three more leading companies -- CH2M HILL, DNV GL (formerly DNV KEMA) and SunGard Public Sector.

Smart Cities Readiness Guide advances smart city development with first-of-its-kind tool for city leaders around the world


The Smart Cities Council released version 1.0 of the Smart Cities Council Readiness Guide, the first comprehensive, vendor-neutral smart city handbook for city leaders and planners.

Smart Cities Readiness Guide to debut in Barcelona


If you're attending the Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona next week, join Council members as we launch the first comprehensive, vendor-neutral smart city planning tool for city leaders around the world. It is being unveiled at a smart cities workshop in conjunction with the renowned ESADE Business School’s Institute of Public Governance and Management. The event takes place Nov. 18, the day before the Congress begins.

Smart Cities Council launched to accelerate global shift to smart, sustainable cities


Cities around the world have a new ally in the fight to achieve prosperity and sustainability. More than a dozen top technology firms — including some of the world's largest — have formed the Smart Cities Council to provide cities with tools and best practices. Click to read the press release.