How can we make innovation more robust?

This week: Innovation: How can we make it better? Welcome back to Govsight. This week we’re looking at how innovation spend in both the private and public sectors could be harmed in the impending economic downturn, and why we should be thinking differently about it. Make sure you follow the conversation on our Twitter and if you’ve been forwarded…

Active transport post-lockdown

This week: The age of congestion is over. The time of the bike has come. Welcome back to Govsight. First of all, 10 brownie points if you spotted the Lord of the Rings reference. Secondly, let’s get on and talk about active transport because last week has seen some very exciting developments and announcements. Helping us…

Govsight

Nitrous launches Govsight

Nitrous launches Govsight What’s happening here? Nitrous is launching Govsight – Pocket-size insights into how technology is disrupting the public sector. Clear, concise and digestible views into CityTech*, CivTech and general political activity. CityTech: (noun) tech-enabled solutions developed alongside the public sector, industry, and citizens that solve localised urban challenges and problems. What’s the purpose?…

London-Connectory-Talk

Press release: Keeping London on the move

Press release: Keeping London on the move Bosch & Nitrous opens London Connectory as a mobility incubator London’s population keeps growing, with the latest forecasts predicting it will reach 10.8 million inhabitants by 2041. To keep a capital this size moving is challenging and will require smart thinking – and modern technology. Researchers expect the…

Data-cities

From Smart Cities to Data Cities

From smart cities to data cities Much has been made about the utopia of smart cities or future cities. Any online search will throw up a plethora of hits – from stories about the latest developments in the move towards this future to thought leadership articles about the possibilities it offers. And these possibilities are…