Innovation Cities Videos


  • How technology is helping care for the elderly  Tuesday, 12 Nov 2013 | 7:00 PM ET

    How technology is being used in the care of the elderly in the Basque country.

  • How to future-proof cities  Friday, 15 Nov 2013 | 3:30 AM ET

    Prof Dr Uwe Krueger, CEO of Atkins, discusses future-proofing major cities.

  • Growing demand for wellbeing apps  Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 7:45 PM ET

    Jonathan Collins, Principal Analyst at technology market research firm, ABI Research discusses health apps.

  • Just the ticket to tackle congestion?  Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 4:45 AM ET

    Ben Whitaker, CEO of Masabi, explains how the company's mobile ticketing services for public transport, operational in Boston and San Diego, can slash congestion and the need for more infrastructure.

  • UK tech needs to address global market: techUK CEO  Tuesday, 12 Nov 2013 | 3:50 AM ET

    Julian David, CEO of techUK, says that UK technology companies need to focus on exporting their products to compete with big companies like Twitter.

  • What constitutes a smart city?  Monday, 11 Nov 2013 | 7:43 PM ET

    Steve Leonard, Executive Deputy Chairman of the Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore thinks the Southeast Asian city-state has potential to be the world's first smart nation.

  • Meet the software that could change construction  Monday, 11 Nov 2013 | 7:39 PM ET

    CNBC's Tom Mackenzie explores the latest technology when it comes to building the places that most of us across the globe call home.

  • Smart housing is all about 'energy harvesting'  Monday, 11 Nov 2013 | 4:45 AM ET

    Jens-Michael Janssen, project developer at Hochtief, and Jurgen Klein, senior project manager at Patrizia, discuss their respective smart-house projects in Hamburg, Germany.

  • Hamburg leads the way in sustainable cities  Monday, 11 Nov 2013 | 3:40 AM ET

    Wolfgang Schmidt, state secretary for the City of Hamburg, discusses what makes Hamburg a leading sustainable city.

  • Are sustainable cars the future?  Monday, 11 Nov 2013 | 2:15 AM ET

    Peter Lindlahr, managing director at hySolutions, discusses sustainable cars and how they can be used to help the environment.

  • The challenges in China's urbanization path  Sunday, 10 Nov 2013 | 7:43 PM ET

    John Fitzgerald, CEO, Asia Pacific at the Urban Land Institute discusses Beijing's urbanization progress as investors anticipate land reforms from the Third Plenum meeting.

  • The future of constructing cities  Sunday, 10 Nov 2013 | 7:38 PM ET

    In the first part of our themed week on Innovation Cities, CNBC's Tom Mackenzie takes a look at what's being done right now to make our cities more sustainable.

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