Future Of Retail

Future of Retail | Summary + slides

With the retail sector undergoing the greatest shift seen in decades, Place North West was joined at the Future of Retail event by expert speakers to explore the current state of the market, occupier trends, and the technology set to define the future of shopping.

Paul Unger Editor PlaceTech

Editor’s note | How soon is now?

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PAUL UNGER

We talk about the journey to the modern, tech way of doing things but do we really know what that looks like, asks Paul Unger. How will we know when we have arrived at the future of property?

The Evolution Of The G

A rough guide to 5G

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Nicola Byrne

In this article we explore what 5G is, when we can expect it in the UK and how it affects the property industry.

Catapult Quick Start Guide to City Data

How can local authorities embrace open data?

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Alice Cruickshank

A new report by Catapult Future Cities explains how local governments can make the most of the mass of data available through smart city technology, and the stumbling blocks as to why they are not already doing it.

Singapore Aerial View Cool Tech

Property innovations for a warming planet

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NATALIE HOLMES

An unusually cold winter followed by a near-global heatwave has brought the issue of climate change to the fore. A range of tech is available and in use for stemming emissions and mitigating the effects, as new climate norms emerge.

Nissan Autonomous Car AV Jargon Buster

Jargon buster: autonomous vehicles

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Alice Cruickshank

With the latest predictions showing 1 in 4 journeys could be by autonomous vehicles by 2025, this is a tech trend you can't ignore. If you don't know your level 4 from level 5 AV, read on.

City Birds Eye View

Cybersecurity critical for smart cities

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NATASHA STOKES

From household appliances to civic infrastructure, cities are getting connected, securing their vast networks of smart, internet-enabled devices is a rising priority.