Think Big is excited to be partnering with Techweek KC because it is the perfect platform for hosting our Smart City Citizen Innovation Workshop. Event attendees that go to Techweek are a mix of all of the right audiences. Beyond Techweek KC attendees, Think Big is looking to include citizens…
Update: This workshop has been rescheduled for Smart Cities Connect Denver April 1-4, 2019. Today, around the globe, forward-thinking city planners are using the latest information and communication technologies to improve the lives of their citizens, while using fewer resources and being more protective of the environment. Think Big Partners is proud…
Today’s modern city faces many challenges. For most cities, these challenges often lead to smart city discussions that are focused on infrastructure modernization, operational cost savings, revenue creation or enhanced citizen engagement. But the most advanced cities are recognizing that one of the biggest challenges – economic development – is…
Smart City: A Journey of Collective Efforts | CIOReview
The City of Kansas City, Missouri engaged Think Big Partners to help use the city's existing data to understand their community better and gain wisdom; directing the implementation of IoT sensors and technology to fill out data gaps and predict future needs.
Think Big and Plexpod Partner to Pursue Bold Entrepreneurial Vision | Kansas City Business Journal
In a move to better serve area entrepreneurs, Think Big Partners is selling Think Big Coworking to Plexpod, which operates two coworking campuses in the metro area.
Think Big Partners Develops Innovative Solutions of All Sizes | Smart Cities Connect
While many technologists start by wanting to stretch limits or develop a new cool widget, Think Big reverses the innovation process with PRISM: Proof of concept Reverse Innovation Sequence Method, which backs ideas into a given set of problems.
Smart City Leader: Can Technology Predict Deadly Shooters Before It’s Too Late? | Startland News
On October 18-19, Think Big Partners will host a Smart City Tech Summit on public safety to bring together government officials, city leaders, smart city proponents to delve into how technology can be a bridge to safer communities.
Alibaba Pays $100 Million For Eye-Scan Firm Used by U.S. Banks | Fortune
Alibaba’s payments arm, Ant Financial, has acquired Think Big Partners portfolio company EyeVerify, a maker of optical recognition technology used by Wells Fargo along with dozens of regional banks and credit unions across the country.
In 2014, Think Big Partners, Cisco and the City of Kansas City, Missouri began an ambitious endeavor; to turn Kansas City into one of the world’s largest smart and connected cities. After two years of hard work, this vision became a reality and in 2016 Kansas City’s launched its smart…