eGov Fokus:

The city of tomorrow is smart, open and participatory! Tom was the keynote speak at the Bern University of Applied Sciences. The event showed that smart city concepts only work when cities activate their populations. Administration, business, science and industry also need to work closely together.



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Go Smart Taipei

Our CITIXL initiative claimed top prize for the 2019 Inter-city PoC Award at the 2019 Smart City Summit in Taipei. The project explores how AI / Smart Cameras impact urban design in amsterdam and Taipei City. 

More info: https://smartcity.taipei


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Amsterdam Smart Stories

Tom is featured in the latest Amsterdam Smart Stories edition where he describes his house as a Virtual Power Plant that produces, stores and shares energy with 50 other neighbours in Amsterdam Nieuw-West. 

More info: https://smartstories.nl/18.html


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451e Conference - Lviv Ukraine

14-15 September - Smart City Edition, Tom will be sharing the experience of effective accumulation and aggregation of solutions for the fastest transformation into a digital city.

More info: http://451e.lviv.ua


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Accenture Innovation Award Nomination

Tapp has been nominated into the Top 25 in the 2018 Accenture Innovation Awards Competition within the Living & Working theme to make our cities smarter, sustainable and more responsive. 



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Igloo Magazine Interview

A Conversation with Tom van Arman on Amsterdam Smart City. The architectural, interior, and travel magazine asks Tom about his “must-see Amsterdam Smart City Project List” 



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Gizmoto Interview

Gizomoto in da (smart) house! The first episode of Gizmodo’s new series “From the Lab” takes a close look at the Virtual Power Plant project in Tom’s house in Amsterdam

Watch Video here: https://gizmodo.com/video/3529996?utm_medium=sharefromsite&utm_source=Gizmodo&jwsource=cl


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Future Mobility Workshop

Last week we hosted the Future Of Mobility Workshop at the SmartCities NY ’18 Conference where we demonstrated how The Netherlands is the leader in smart, safe and sustainable mobility. Together with industry leaders like Deloitte TomTom & Atos,

Watch Video here: https://youtu.be/HzDvvjSaOZk?t=1m11s



Fish Hack

Jury duty! This weekend at the Noordzee 32hr Hackathon tackling the shortages facing the fishing industry in the North Sea. Lots of sustainable and innovative solutions thanks to many data crunchers, netwerk experts, coders en designers.