With global warming in full swing, the heat is here to stay. Climate and cooling experts chime in on how cities can adopt sustainable urban solutions to cool the heat.
Cities have always been driven by a sense of experimentation. As the world confronts a future of uncertainties, GovInsider looks at the changing definitions of what makes a ‘good’ city and how city leaders can reshape urban planning.
The city-state’s legal industry is undergoing a digital transformation. But smaller law firms face resource constraints that can hold back change. How is the government helping practices adopt legal tech?
The Head of Vienna’s Smart City Unit reveals how the Austrian capital uses technology and citizen-centric engagement to make transportation sustainable.
Reliable, well designed digital ID and payment systems can be an important social and economic leveller. But governments must be inclusive and citizen-centric in rolling them out, according to the World Bank.
Cities have always been engines of growth, but they have also become drivers of global heating, social inequity and digital disruption. Experts gathered at the World Cities Summit 2022 to explore how cities can overcome these issues and become beacons of progress.
Interagency collaboration, data-sharing and community healthcare can increase cities’ resilience to disease outbreaks. That’s the consensus view of healthcare and public sector experts who spoke at the latest edition of GovInsider’s Festival of Innovation.
Public sector experts shared how governments can shift to the cloud to improve citizen services while ensuring data security at AI x GOV 2022.
How aspiring entrepreneurs are transforming their innovative ideas into real-life impacts to solve the climate crisis.
Shawn Huang, Member of Parliament in the Jurong Spring ward, shares how electrical vehicles can transform the shared mobility space in Singapore.
Dr David R. Hardoon, Chief Data and AI Officer at Union Bank of the Philippines shares how AI and blockchain in banks can promote financial resilience.
Interview with Ron Wong, Director (Waste Management Division) at the National Environmental Agency, on how Singapore is solving the electronic waste problem.
Ossi Savolainen, the Regional Mayor of the Helsinki-Uusimaa region, shares what it takes to build smart cities that are citizen-centric and sustainable.