What's New


New Smart Cities White Papers Available

Three new white papers from IEEE Core Smart City Wuxi, China are now available for download. Topics include smart transportation, smart environmental protection, and smart healthcare in Wuxi. These papers were produced by the IEEE Smart Cities Wuxi working group and the School of IoT Engineering, Jiangnan University in Wuxi, China.

Download the white papers here.

Feature Article


Smart Cities Appear Closer Too - NXP and US DOT Extend Partnership for Smart City Challenge

NXP and the US Department of Transportation announced the use of NXP's long-range, secure private RFID tagging for automatic vehicle identification and road safety systems, as well as smart card ICs to secure admission to transportation, access control, retail, and other municipal services for the Smart City Challenge.

Read more at Forbes. 

Technology Spotlight


Q&A with Steve Collier: The Future of Standards

In this interview, Steve Collier, Director of Smart Grid Strategies at Milsoft Utility Solutions, answers questions regarding his recent IEEE Smart Grid webinar. The discussion includes a look into smart grid standards and ways to contribute, the different components of smart grids and smart cities, the convergence between IEEE Smart Grid and related IEEE initiatives, as well as more insightful topics.


Read more at IEEE Smart Grid.