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Smart City/Smart Utility content features highlights from Black & Veatch's 2016 Strategic Directions: Smart City/Smart Utility report including subject matter expert insights, survey response trends and in-depth commentary on current industry issues.

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Black & Veatch: Data Analytics Is the Foundation of Tomorrow’s Smart Cities
OVERLAND PARK, Kan., January 16, 2018 /3BL Media/ - Big Data’s potential to improve community quality of life while making critical human infrastructure more efficient and sustainable is overcoming lingering fears about the costs of smart city solutions. Black & Veatch’s just-released...
Jan 16, 2018 8:00 AM ET
Maximizing Smart Grid Deployments Through Communications and Network Infrastructure
The future of electric utilities is tightly bound to their ability to provide automated distribution of electric services. To support these evolving intelligent delivery systems, reliable high performance Internet Protocol (IP) data communications are required. Today’s utility communications networks consist of two distinct parts: Information technology (IT) and operational technology (OT),...
Jul 27, 2017 9:00 AM ET
Transforming Borders with Smart Technologies
At 10:00 am PDT on July 26th, Meeting of the Minds will host a live webinar featuring Steph Stoppenhagen from Black & Veatch, Jim O’Gara from Deloitte Advisory, and Marisa Walker from Arizona Commerce Authority. ...
Jul 11, 2017 9:00 AM ET
The Smart City Puzzle: The Role of Utilities in Next-Gen Communities
The term smart city has become ubiquitous in the technology world, and especially among the energy industry. But what does smart city really mean for utilities? How are utilities, as vital pieces of the smart city puzzle, working with municipalities and other entities to ensure seamlessly integrated systems? How do smart cities allow utilities to optimize the grid, and what does the “grid of...
Jun 29, 2017 11:10 AM ET
Infrastructure Week 2017: Keys to Digital Grid Strategy
At the dawn of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, we are relying heavily on the impacts of a more digital grid. The previous revolutions had significant impacts on society – introducing steam, electricity and computing, but none that were so closely intertwined with technology. Infrastructure Week allows us to reflect on the modernization needed to drive the new digital grid. A...
May 18, 2017 9:00 AM ET