South East Queensland: Smart Region Report
Cisco's report, South East Queensland: A Smart Region , outlines the impact that smart region projects could potentially have on South East Queensland, the level of community support and how their implementation could contribute to building the world’s first smart region, as well as benefit residents and businesses, and enable governments to deliver better services for their communities. "South East Queensland now has an opportunity to embrace smart city concepts to ensure the entire region’s residents experience better access to public transport, more reliable core council services, faster...Read more
GovHack Sunshine Coast 2015
Local hackers Jason Discount, Pat Walsh and Johannes Klupfel have shared a $1000 cash prize for their Dogs Unleashed web application in the Sunshine Coast’s first GovHack event in Peregian Beach on 3-5 July. They received the prize for the most innovative use of data to create a recreational, environmental and/or cultural solution for the Sunshine Coast region. Dogs Unleashed is a responsively designed, location-aware web app that combines data on parks, beach access points and dog-friendly water fountains to provide local and visiting dog owners with information on where they're welcome,...Read more