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WE'VE BEEN NOMINATED FOR A DIGITAL LEADERS 100 AWARD!!

Digital Birmingham have been nominated for an award in the 'Digital Council of the Year' category - Please show your support and vote for us, more details can be found here

http://www.digileaders100.com/vote/

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LATEST NEWS

DEVELOPING A DIGITAL FUTURES PROSPECTUS FOR HS2

The first in a series of workshops took place on Wednesday 24 February facilitated and hosted by Ernst & Young LLP. A set of activities during the day started to shape the outline scope for the Prospectus that will set out a vision and strategy to inform and influence how HS2 investment can use existing and future technologies and digital systems in a sustainable and integrated approach.

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ERDF BIG DATA CORRIDOR BID THROUGH TO NEXT STAGE!

The Big Data Corridor (BDC) is a new initiative led by Birmingham City Council in partnership with Aston University, Future Cities Catapult, Centro, Telensa, Innovation Birmingham, local SMEs and community groups of the Eastern Corridor Smart Demonstrator. It aims to create an innovative, connected data marketplace - a new disruptive economy.

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H2020: CITY4AGE KICKS OFF IN MILAN

Nicola and Annette attended the City4Age kick-off meeting, a Horizon 2020 funded project in which Birmingham is a test-bed partner. The aim of the project is to increase the take-up of digital technologies by people with mild cognitive impairment with an emphasis on prevention and self-care.

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CITIZENS CAN NOW BENEFIT FROM FREE PUBLIC WI-FI!

Free public access Wi-Fi has been successfully installed in over 200 public buildings across Birmingham - making it easier than ever for citizens to access online services in buildings delivering council services.

See this interactive map for a connected building near you.



Digital Birmingham have collaborated with the key organisations to produce an ambitious framework, and a clear set of actions, for the future of the city. This is an exemplary smart city plan.

Peter Madden, CEO of the Future Cities Catapult