Oxford: Smart Cities Development Conference 2019

Date: 6th February 2019 Venue: Kings Centre, Oxford The Smart Cities Development Conference is set to bring public and private sector leaders from across the built environment industry to look at how we can work together to ensure development and regeneration happening across our city regions are smart, sustainable and contribute further to the economic … Continue reading “Oxford: Smart Cities Development Conference 2019”

Data sharing for smart transport

Of the many technological innovations currently jostling for attention, driverless cars may demand the biggest spotlight during 2019. The global autonomous vehicle market is expected to grow at a rate of almost 40% from 2019 to 2026 as the technology and software progress rapidly, adding $7 trillion to the global economy. Familiarity is also growing, … Continue reading “Data sharing for smart transport”

Plans for Oxford zero emission zone in move ahead

Oxford City Council and Oxfordshire County Council have published updated proposals for a Zero Emission Zone (ZEZ) in the city centre, following 15 months of listening to businesses, residents, transport operators and health experts in Oxfordshire. The proposals under consideration set a journey to zero transport emissions in the city by 2035. From 2020 onwards, … Continue reading “Plans for Oxford zero emission zone in move ahead”

Taking Oxfordshire’s global opportunities to Westminster

Oxfordshire is ‘open for business’ – that is the message the Oxfordshire Local Enterprise Partnership (OxLEP) will once again be taking to Central London tomorrow (15 January), as it stages its second House of Commons economic briefing. It will be the second of four briefings lined-up for Westminster, which sees OxLEP ‘taking the Oxfordshire economy’ … Continue reading “Taking Oxfordshire’s global opportunities to Westminster”