Smart City: Mobility Environment Living

Smart City Hackathon Hong Kong 2018  @ HK, Sep 1-2, 2018, tix [project submission link not working]. The challenge themes are mobility, environment and living; the solution themes are big data, IoT and blockchain. Of particular note is the number of datasets that will be made available including:

  • HKSTP - Energy consumption, shared bikes, public transport, people flow
  • Radica -  Car park availability, housing prices, supermarket price watch
  • GreenSafety - Driving patterns of mini-buses
  • HKIA - Airport facilities and schedules
  • Uber - Uber offers by location
  • Arrow - IoT sensor data
  • Remotec - IoT service data
  • SCMP - News articles
  • Midland [?] - Property transactions



Cities Updates

Mobility Updates
  • Walmart - Consumer brand driven autonomous transport (vs car branded) 
  • Reviver - Smart E-Ink & RFID license plate (reimagines the plate as a display)
  • London - Electric vehicles only for certain streets begins (in August 2018)
  • Madrid - Only zero-emissions vehicles in city centre (from November 2018)
  • Oslo - No cars in city centre (from January 2019)
  • ElectricBuses - To be commoditized like solar panels 



Pick of Events (W4-Aug-2018)
1. Picks mainly focus on boutique events. 2. KualaLumpur or KL refers to Greater Kuala Lumpur encompassing Kuala Lumpur, Petaling Jaya, Shah Alam and vicinities. Ditto Johor (Johor Bahru, Iskandar Puteri etc) and Penang (Georgetown, Butterworth etc).

General
Link Yahoo Experience @ KualaLumpur
Link Smart Factory @ KualaLumpur
Link Smart Silk Road @ KualaLumpur t1 t2
Link Internet Finance @ KualaLumpur tix
Link Google DialogFlow @ KualaLumpur tix
Link IoT Security @ KualaLumpur
Link Destination Marketing @ KiualaLumpur
Link Cage-Free F&B @ KualaLumpur
Link Open Office @ KualaLumpur
Link New Village @ KualaLumpur
Link Bartered Bride @ KualaLumpur
Link Indie Coffee @ KualaLumpur
Link BioActive Snakes @ KualaLumpur
Link Rusty Python @ KualaLumpur
Link Liveable City @ Johor
Link Startup Festival @ Johor
Link Future Work @ Penang
Link White Curry @ Penang
Link Startup Journeys @ Singapore
Link Startup Weekend @ Singapore
Link Youth on Top @ Jakarta

Ecommerce
Link Alibaba Experience @ KualaLumpur tix
Link Lorikeet Lazada @ KualaLumpur t1 t2
Link eStore Ready @ KualaLumpur tix
Link Cybersale Meetup @ KualaLumpur
Link Export Now @ KualaLumpur

Women
Link Women in STEM @ Jakarta tix
Link Pitch Night @ KualaLumpur tix
Link Voices of Women @ Johor tix
Link Silicon Valley @ Penang t1 t2
Link Startup Women @ Penang