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Digital Technology Adoption in the Smart Built Environment technical briefing

There is a rapidly changing landscape for digital technologies in the built environment. Understanding the opportunities, challenges and enablers for successful systems implementation is key to ensuring appropriate investment of time and resources in digital built environment projects. Download the Digital Technology Adoption in the Smart Built Environment technical briefing and get an insight and case studies showcasing industry projects delivered in this area.


Latest news

More than 3,700 people have lost their lives in the earthquake in Nepal Tech giants launch quake people finder tools

Technology firms Google and Facebook have launched emergency tools to help people find their friends lost in the aftermath of the 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Nepal.

An electronic sountrack reveals your social media standing Twitter popularity translated into music

Instead of examining tonnes of data, firms and individuals could simply listen to a short electronic soundtrack to gauge their social media standing, thanks to an innovative idea of Northern Irish researchers.

Publications

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Electronic Letters

The latest research in electrical and electronic engineering.

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IET Journals

The journals contain both original and review papers relating to electrical, electronics, computing and communications technologies.

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IET Books

Professional and academic book programme across 21 specialist disciplines in key areas of engineering and technology.

Information and communications articles

Big Data giving retailers greater customer insights

Big Data giving retailers greater customer insights

16 March 2015

From food to furniture, store owners are trying to profit from looking deeper into customer behaviour.

Illegal fishing in our sights, as Eyes on the Seas project is launched

Illegal fishing in our sights, as Eyes on the Seas project is launched

16 March 2015

Around one-fifth of fish caught are harvested illegally. Project Eyes on the Seas has launched a new satellite system to combat this $23.5bn trade, and to protect the world’s remote oceans.

Met Office supercomputer: the future of weather forecasting

Met Office supercomputer: the future of weather forecasting

16 February 2015

Will the new Met Office supercomputer, up and running later this year, improve the accuracy of weather forecasting in Britain's fickle climatic conditions?

Events

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London, United Kingdom

19 May

Manchester, United Kingdom

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