OTS in collaboration with OTE Group (the largest telecommunications provider in the Greek market), Cisco and Kafkas, is actively participating in the implementation of the first Greek Smart Cities pilot, in the Municipality of Chalkida. The project is comprised of a smart parking and a smart lighting solution, which are supported by a single smart [...]
One of the most anticipated events of the year, the European Week of Regions & Cities, took place in Brussels - Belgium from Monday 10th of October to Thursday 13th of October. Policymakers, regional leaders, politicians and stakeholders met to discuss the challenges and opportunities to foster growth in regions and cities. The topics analyzed [...]
On 15-17 June 2016, the city of Malaga hosted the SMART-CT 2016 International Conference on Smart Cities, organized by the University of Malaga in collaboration with the Andalusian Agency of Knowledge, the Andalusian Network OTRI and the regional cluster of Smart Cities. The scope of the conference was to address the holistic nature of all [...]
The Municipality of Athens and the Universities of Thessaloniki and Piraeus, together with EPOMM - the European Platform on Mobility Management, organized on the 1st – 3rd of June in Athens Greece, the 20th European Conference on Mobility Management – ECOMM 2016. Mobility Management is ranked as one of the main issues in the transport [...]
The city of Limassol in Cyprus hosted between 14-16 April 2016, the 1st Euro-Mediterranean Conference and Exhibition, focusing on smart urban development and blue growth opportunities for cities, communities and islands in the Mediterranean basin. The conference aimed on the creation of a platform for interaction and knowledge exchange among the key actors involved in [...]
On 31st of May 2016 Athens hosted the 3rd National Water Conference, organized by the Plant Management team of Boussias Communications, with the support of the Greek Water Association, the Greek Association of Small W.E Works and the Global Water Partnership Mediterranean. The main objective of the conference was to highlight that nowadays given the [...]
Project Diavgeia aims to achieve maximum publicity of government policy and administrative activity, ensuring transparency and consolidation of responsibility and accountability on the part of institutions exercising public power. Project Objectives Ensuring the smooth operation of the Project Diavgeia on the provision of administrative decisions thus ensuring continuity of service Development planning - implementation of [...]
How government can promote open data Open data has the potential not only to transform every sector of the economy but also to unleash more than $3 trillion in global economic value annually. Government has a critical role to play. An interesting article on open data.