We want to create a smart city where people live longer, healthier and more prosperous lives, with better skills, in a safe and sustainable environment. We believe we can achieve this through ideas, empowerment, great leadership and making the most of the resources we have.
We use information and data to improve our understanding of our city and its challenges.
We put people at the heart of our work, supporting and empowering our citizens.
We share our knowledge and expertise in Smart City leadership on a global stage.
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Awarded Smart City of the Year 2015
A national award could be on the cards for a resource sharing platform that is helping organisations across Peterborough make better use of resources and reduce waste. Share Peterborough, which was launched last November by the Future Peterborough programme, is in the…read more
Peterborough has been named as one of the UK’s top 10 leading Smart Cities in a report published last week (commencing 23 October). The Future Peterborough project, run by Opportunity Peterborough in partnership with Peterborough City Council, was given special…read more
Getting Smarter, Going Circular: Maximising the opportunities of digital technology, innovation and collaboration
At last month’s ‘Foundations for Innovation’ conference organised by Northern Ireland’s Local Government Association, I presented Peterborough’s Circular Economy approach. The Future Peterborough team was invited to share our unique approach to implement circular…read more