As the U.S. election season focuses attention on national priorities, the Smart Cities Council has released a policy brief detailing how smart infrastructure investments in our cities and towns will create jobs and promote greater prosperity for all. Click to read the executive summary or download the full report.
Sharing thoughts in this video on how their organizations are addressing the global issue of financial inclusion are Daniel Monehin, Division President, Sub-Saharan Africa with MasterCard, and Sacha Polverini of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
As city populations swell around the world, a big question looming over city leaders' heads is matching resources with needs and finding the right financing mechanisms to make that happen. Watch this video for a discussion on how cities can address the urban investment gap.
This video contains highlights from ABB's Americas Technology and Partner Days 2015, which included the official opening of its new North American robotics manufacturing facility in Auburn Hills, Michigan
Payments touch every aspect of our lives. This white paper from MasterCard explains how removing cash from the economy creates far-reaching and cumulative benefits for all participants -- citizens, merchants, tourists and government -- improving life for the city at-large.