Innovation in Community and Community Leadership
Posted by admin On 2022/9/23 19:50:00 (244 reads)
From left, Cincinnati Mayor Aftab Pureval, chancellor of the Ohio Department of Higher Education Randy Gardner, Ohio Lt. Gov. Jon Husted, UC President Neville G. Pinto, UC Chief Innovation Officer Ryan Hays and UC Vice President for Research Patrick A. Limbach
Awesome day for University of Cincinnati, and the Cincinnati Innovation District: the grand opening of the new, state-of-the-art UC Digital Futures building. (read more about it at UC News)
This 189k-sq-ft multidisciplinary research facility will house cutting-edge, collaborative innovation that will propel our city and our state forward, and will help to create high-paying jobs for our residents!
The collaboration between State of Ohio, City of Cincinnati, and University of Cincinnati, to make it all happen, was remarkable! We need more of this!
Posted by admin On 2022/8/29 18:40:00 (254 reads)
It's exciting to see Cincinnati participating in the Smart City USA Expo in Miami!
Smart City USA Expo is a leading event for cities, focused on building Smart, Equitable, and Sustainable 21st Century Cities!
Posted by admin On 2021/1/13 19:40:00 (3436 reads)
Congratulations to Lincoln Heights community for initiating an "Innovation Hub" with the goal to use Innovation to reverse Poverty in Lincoln Heights!
You can see the presentation here
Posted by admin On 2017/11/24 11:00:00 (4051 reads)
The next frontier of 3D-Printing is additive manufacturing, and Cincinnati's GE Aviation is leading the way! We need to make Cincinnati a center of expertise in this area and attract businesses from around the world to be part of it!
Posted by admin On 2017/10/2 3:50:00 (3620 reads)
Join us on Wednesday, October 25th at BB&T Arena for the first Midwest IoT Showcase and Smart Regions Conference!
For more info, visit the Smart Regions Conference Website
Posted by admin On 2017/5/1 4:30:00 (3573 reads)
Last week the publication Quarz reported that our own UC Professor, Dr. Tomasz F. Stepinski used NASA data to make an insanely detailed map of US racial diversity. You can zoom in and see detailed information for each neighborhood.
You can read the article here
To see the map, click here
Posted by admin On 2017/2/10 23:00:00 (4857 reads)
Public and private stakeholders from Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana are working together to create the nation's first smart tri-state region.
Helping create a model for regional, smart growth.
Moving the smart city conversation forward, focusing on the four pillars of workable, livable regions: connectivity, mobility, security, and sustainability.
Round-table at Uptech in Covington:
CONNECTIVITY, SECURITY, AND THE INTERNET OF THINGS:
Round-table at The Hamilton Mill in Hamilton:
MOBILITY, SUSTAINABILITY, CLEAN WATER AND CLEAN AIR:
Smart Cincy Summit
Posted by admin On 2016/11/17 11:30:00 (3174 reads)
Every year the Digital Cities Survey takes a big-picture view of the state of IT in cities to determine which are moving the needle forward by excelling at using technology. The Center for Digital Government and Government Technology are recognizing 62 cities this year for their use of tech to support priorities and improve operations.
Read more at: http://www.govtech.com/dc/articles/Municipal-Innovation-Trends-from-the-2016-Digital-Cities-Survey.html
Posted by admin On 2016/9/26 10:50:42 (3319 reads)
Today, to kick off Smart Cities Week, the Administration is expanding the Smart Cities initiative, with over $80 million in new Federal investments and a doubling of the number of participating cities and communities, exceeding 70 in total. These new investments and collaborations will help cities of all sizes, including in the following key areas:
See more: White House Announcement
Posted by admin On 2014/1/18 21:00:00 (3131 reads)
The generation that will change the world!
Posted by admin On 2013/8/7 10:20:00 (2306 reads)
There has been some interesting discussion about the innovation community here in Cincinnati.
Some thoughts on the "Why's" and "What's" started online at http://hub.qcmerge.com/.
The team at Cintrifuse wanted to continue the conversation live and give everyone an opportunity to join in the discussion.
The event takes place on:
Monday, August 12, 2013, 3-5 PM
at Centrifuse (299 E Sixth St, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202)
If you would like to join, you can register at:
Posted by admin On 2013/7/31 1:26:44 (8096 reads)
Barcelona project transforms two hundred hectares of industrial land of Poblenou into an innovative district offering modern spaces for the strategic concentration of intensive knowledge-based activities. This initiative is also a project of urban refurbishment and a new model of city providing a response to the challenges posed by the knowledge-based society.
Posted by admin On 2013/7/12 10:40:00 (3018 reads)
Any community using technology to improve its economy can participate in the rigorous yearlong awards program
New York City – July 9, 2013 – The Intelligent Community Forum (ICF) announces the opening of nominations for the 2014 Intelligent Community of the Year award. The 2014 awards marks the 16th year the New York-based think tank will name the Intelligent Community of the Year, a community that is a global leader in creating wealth and jobs by seizing the opportunities of information and communications technology (ICT).
The ICF has posted a nomination form at www.intelligentcommunity.org/nominations. There is also a community self-test to determine if a community could be a contender for an award. Nominations will close on Monday, September 23, 2013.
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Posted by admin On 2012/7/12 21:05:13 (3061 reads)
Nominations are now Open for ICF's 2013 Intelligent Community of the Year Awards
Posted by admin On 2012/6/3 0:20:00 (2304 reads)
You can now submit ideas for the City of Cincinnati:
This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of the city planning process, and hopefully it will become a source of some creative and innovative ideas on how to improve our city!
Kudos to the Department of Planning and Buildings for setting it up! It's great to see such an initiative!
As it is said on the Website:
This is our town. Let’s make Cincinnati great!