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Smart Cities for All launches project to define more inclusive approach to innovation for smarter cities

G3ict and World Enabled collaborate with AT&T and the cities of Chicago and New York to create tools for more inclusive smart city products and solutions Washington, DC – September, 19 2018 – The Smart Cities for All global initiative, a collaboration of G3ict and World Enabled, two nonprofits with a history of leadership in […]

Leaders Across Latin America Commit to Forge an Inclusive Digital Future for All

G3ict and World Enabled, in collaboration with UN-Habitat ROLAC (Regional Office of Latin America and Caribbean), push for greater regional commitment to inclusion and new Smart City programs Puebla, September 13th, 2018 – Dr. Victor Santiago Pineda — a globally recognized disability rights expert, President of World Enabled, and Director of the Inclusive Cities Lab […]

Groundbreaking Meeting at the UN tackles AI and Transformative Inclusion for All

United Nations, New York, June 12, 2018 – Despite significant advances in assistive devices, persons with disabilities and older persons continue to face economic, physical, and political discrimination and exclusion. According to the co-founders of the Smart Cities for All global initiative – Dr. Victor Pineda and James Thurston – social, physical, and institutional barriers […]

Launching our Inclusive Smart City Tools in Hebrew!

James ThurstonBlockedUnblockFollowFollowing Vice President for Global Strategy & Development at G3ict — The Global Initiative for Inclusive ICTs Apr 29 Launching our Inclusive Smart City Tools in Hebrew! We live in an increasingly digital and urban world. Unfortunately, it is not yet an increasingly inclusive world for persons with disabilities and older persons. We want to fix that. […]

Building a global movement for Inclusive Smart Cities…

The theme of today’s United Nations International Day of Disability is “Transformation towards sustainable and resilient society for all”. At the Smart Cities for All global initiative, we see “Transformation” and “For All” as critically important. In June of 2016, Dr. Victor Pineda and I brought together our two organizations, G3ict and World Enabled, to launch a joint effort to ensure that increasing global […]