How ‘Accessibility Tech’ will be a key trend for European startups, investors and cities in 2020

By | 2020-02-24T16:45:11+00:00 February 24th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The rise of the smart city poses a new and difficult problem for governments: as more services move online, and the nature of those services becomes increasingly complex, they risk becoming inaccessible to large groups of the population. A diverse group of European startups are working to tackle this problem by developing solutions to make smart cities work for all inhabitants, regardless of their accessibility needs.

Conversations with founders: How to build a GovTech startup

By | 2020-02-19T13:10:23+00:00 February 19th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

As part of our research for PUBLIC’s upcoming report on the background of GovTech founders we interviewed 8 startup founders to explore some of the challenges and successes encountered when building a GovTech startup.

Vilnius’s Top 10 GovTech Startups

By | 2019-09-05T14:30:14+00:00 September 5th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Vilnius is quickly building a reputation for being the fast-growing innovation hub of the Baltic region and has immense potential to develop a vibrant GovTech scene.

Join us at the GovTech Summit in Paris!

By | 2018-09-24T14:00:25+00:00 September 17th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

PUBLIC is organising the first ever European GovTech Summit at the Paris City Hall in partnership with President Emmanuel Macron!

Strawberry Energy: Transforming the way we interact with cities

By | 2018-09-20T17:31:10+00:00 July 30th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

GovStart 2018 cohort member Strawberry Energy aims  to reinvent the urban landscape. We interview Miloš Milisavljević, founder of this smart benches startup about his ambitions and the highlights of his business.

Winners of the #UrbanChallenge announced!

By | 2018-09-20T17:33:31+00:00 July 4th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

PUBLIC has been working with Mayor Andy Street and the West Midlands Combined Authority for the past year on the UrbanChallenge. Find out more about the way UrbanTech is changing the public sector in the region.