urban living

Using data to improve the lives of urban residents

Meet our customers - Digital Algorithms, connecting community

Building a new solution for social prescribing In 2012, Innovate UK’s Urban Living programme ran a Collaborative R&D funding competition which invited innovators to design solutions based on data integrated from across siloed urban bodies and which could improve the …

Connected cities – seeking new opportunities for global partnership

Ruth-Mckernan-with-panel-and-jo-johnson-at-uk-india-tech-summit

I arrived in India after an exciting few days at the Innovate 2016 event in Manchester, co-hosted by Innovate UK and the Department for International Trade. Cities of the future were an important theme of the event, showcasing UK innovation. …

Creating a blueprint for smart cities worldwide

Manchester corridor from the sky

CityVerve’s goal is to create a smarter city, and that means being smarter with how we collect and use data. Though CityVerve is technically only a few months old, life for Manchester’s demonstrator really began in August of 2015 when …