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Thomas Müller is Co-Founder at bee smart city. As an economic development professional with more than 15 years of experience in city, regional and state level organizations, he developed and implemented numerous smart city and economic development projects with partners from government, different private business sectors, academia and the civil society.

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Smart Cities Made in Germany – Deutsche Digitalstrategien stellen den Menschen und nicht die Technik in den Mittelpunkt

By Thomas Mueller on Mar 19, 2019 12:50:18 PM

  • Studie „Smart City Atlas“ der Bitkom analysiert Digitalstrategien 50 deutscher Städte
  • Handlungsleitfaden für Praktiker*innen Smart City / Smart Region benennt konkrete Handlungsschritte zur bürgerzentrierten Transformation von Kommunen zur Smart City
  • Hidden Champion aus der Bundesrepublik Deutschland in der Plattformökonomie: Die unabhängige Digitale Plattform „bee smart city“ ermöglicht intensiven Wissenstransfer zum Themenkomplex Smart City in über 170 Ländern

Berlin / Mülheim an der Ruhr, 19. März 2019. Deutsche Städte werden digitaler, und jede Kommune kann „smart“ werden, egal ob klein oder groß. Dies sind einige der zentralen Erkenntnisse aus zwei neuen Veröffentlichungen, an denen die unabhängige Smart-City-Plattform bee smart city beteiligt ist: der Bitkom-Studie „Smart City Atlas“ und dem „Handlungsleitfaden für Praktiker*innen Smart City / Smart Region“ unter der Schirmherrschaft der Beauftragten der Bundesregierung für Digitalisierung.

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bee smart city und Your Digital Innovation starten Kooperation im Bereich Smart City

By Thomas Mueller on Mar 18, 2019 12:35:00 PM

Muelheim an der Ruhr / Wien, 18. März 2019. Die bee smart city GmbH und die Your Digital Innovation GmbH werden künftig Ihre Kompetenzen im Bereich Smart City bündeln, um die Herausforderungen von Städten, Gemeinden und Unternehmen bei der Digitalen Transformation in Gemeinden gemeinsam zu lösen.

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bee smart city partners with Smart City Summit & Expo 2019 in Taiwan

By Thomas Mueller on Feb 21, 2019 10:25:46 AM

bee smart city partners with Smart City Summit & Expo (SCSE), Asia's largest annual smart city trade show. With more than 30,000 professional visitors and more than 1,200 booths, SCSE 2019 is the biggest smart city platform and IoT application exhibition in Asia. SCSE takes place from March 26-29 at Nangang Exhibition Center Hall 1 in Taipei, Taiwan. bee smart city acts as media partner, will join SCSE with a delegation of partner cities and companies, and will hold an insightful speech on smart city development at CTalk, the platform for practitioners and city representatives to share their experiences and visions.

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Konkrete Handlungsschritte zur Umsetzung einer integrierten Smart-City-Strategie: Kostenloser Handlungsleitfaden Smart City / Smart Region für Kommunen veröffentlicht

By Thomas Mueller on Jan 20, 2019 11:54:58 PM

Im Rahmen des „Energieforum West“ in Bochum hat die bee smart city GmbH unter Schirmherrschaft der Beauftragten der Bundesregierung für Digitalisierung, Staatsministerin Dorothee Bär MdB, sowie mit weiteren neun renommierten Publikationspartnern einen kostenfrei verfügbaren praxisorientierten Handlungsleitfaden für Kommunen veröffentlicht. Mit den im Leitfaden dargestellten konkreten Handlungsschritten sollen Kommunen befähigt werden, sich systematisch zu einem nachhaltig prosperierenden und lebenswerten Ort, welcher bedarfsorientiert den Menschen und nicht die Technik in den Mittelpunkt stellt (Smart City), zu transformieren.

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bee smart city merges with Labcities to form the leading solution-based smart city network

By Thomas Mueller on Nov 13, 2018 8:17:37 AM

bee smart city and Labcities merge to form the world’s largest solution- and product-based smart city business network and community, representing a new kind of platform for all smart city market actors, with already more than 10,000 members from 150 countries. Through joining forces under the brand of bee smart city, the smart city platform and community grows to more than 1,500 registered companies, 600+ cities and communities, more than 500 smart city solutions and a total reach of 300,000+ smart city actors, globally.

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bee smart city partners with Smart City Expo World Congress 2018

By Thomas Mueller on Oct 8, 2018 12:08:23 PM

bee smart city partners with the world’s leading smart city conference and exhibition. With expected 20.000 professional visitors, over 700 exhibitors, along with high level representatives from more than 700 cities and over 420 international speakers, Smart City Expo World Congress is the place to be from November 13-15.

Leading experts will share their vision of how to build more sustainable and livable urban environments while putting people at the centre of every decision. “Cities to Live In” is the key theme of Smart City Expo World Congress 2018, reflecting the need for citizen-centric development strategies as the key element of creating truly smart cities and communities.

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bee smart city forms partnership with Smart Cities Summit Asia 2018

By Thomas Mueller on Aug 28, 2018 10:11:30 AM

bee smart city partners with Asia’s largest smart city conference and exhibition. With more than 15,000 attendees in 2017, Smart Cities Summit Asia is the leading smart city conference and exhibition in Asia, where delegations from more than 200 cities and 50+ countries gather to build people-centric smart cities together.

SCSA 2018, to be held alongside WSCW (World Smart City Week 2018), brings together smart cities leaders from around the world to share high-tech IoT and ICT solutions to develop cities for better life. The exhibition categories include; Smart Energy, Infrastructure, Sensor, Service, Home, Building, Mobility and Government related technologies and top-level executives of world smart cities will talk about their city’s stories bonded with new technologies at the conference.

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bee smart city joins forces with RuhrSummit for Smart City Startups

By Thomas Mueller on Aug 27, 2018 12:14:00 PM

bee smart city joins forces with RuhrSummit, the biggest startup conference in the Ruhr Valley and the State of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW). One key topic of this years’ RuhrSummit and its sub-event International Summit is ‘Smart Urban Services / Smart City’. bee smart city will host the corresponding Deep Dive for smart city startups.

“The partnership with RuhrSummit in our home region and state is a great honor for us at bee smart city. The smart city market is a global growth market that offers a lot of business opportunities for startups that help to increase efficiency, livability and prosperity in cities and municipalities. Future-proofing the places we live and work in is a necessity that we all benefit from – as citizens, employees, entrepreneurs or government representatives. Therefore, we help smart city startups and solution providers to connect with potential corporate and government clients, to identify new partners, and to increase their global visibility through our global smart city network and community.”, state Dr. Alexander Gelsin, Bart Gorynski, and Thomas Müller, Founders and Managing Partners at bee smart city.

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bee smart city partners with StartupCon to support Smart City Startups

By Thomas Mueller on Aug 22, 2018 11:31:40 AM

bee smart city partners with Germany’s largest startup conference and innovation summit to specifically support smart city startups. Smart City, IoT, and Future Mobility are some of the main topics of StartupCon, taking place at Lanxess Arena in Cologne on September 18, 2018. A special "Smart Cities of the Future" panel, covers topics like city planning, infrastructure, and geo-intelligence.

In recent years, new technologies and business models for the public sector have led to the formation of a huge number of smart city startups – often also termed govtech and civictech startups – that are developing or already offer outstanding solutions for urban challenges and problems, or to seize urban development opportunities. The smart cities market is one of the fastest growing markets worldwide, offering ample business opportunities for new startups.

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bee smart city and Leading Cities join forces for smarter cities

By Thomas Mueller on Jul 30, 2018 11:07:40 AM

bee smart city and Leading Cities join forces to support cities in becoming smarter through their combined services and strong international networks. As part of the partnership, bee smart city supports the new smart city startup accelerator AcceliCITY, launched by Leading Cities with a unique media and support package for the finalist startups and the program in its global network.

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