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Medical Marijuana Organization Permit Applications

April 20, 2018 / Comments Off on Medical Marijuana Organization Permit Applications

The Pennsylvania Department of Health has re-opened the application process to obtain a permit to dispense and/or grow medical marijuana. During this second round of applications, the Department intends to issue up to 13 grower/processor permits and up to 23 dispensary permits.   Submitting, or interested in submitting a Medical Marijuana Organization Permit Application? ESI […]

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Indego Ridership

April 20, 2018 / Comments Off on Indego Ridership

For a small economics company, ESI appears to have a high number of cyclists and, unsurprisingly, a high number of data geeks. Personally, I am also married to a cycling data geek. So when my husband Frank learned that Indego has a good chunk of it’s ride data online, encouraging people to “Toss it, flip […]

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Cross-Sector Coalition Explores the Economic and Social Impact of Smart Cities

April 17, 2018 / Comments Off on Cross-Sector Coalition Explores the Economic and Social Impact of Smart Cities

Corporate, government, and academic experts join forces to build a road map and business case for urban transformation PHILADELPHIA, APRIL 16, 2018 ESI ThoughtLab announces the launch of Smarter Cities 2025: Building a Sustainable Business and Financing Plan, a ground-breaking research program that will provide city leaders with a road map to becoming a successful […]

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SEPTA Drives the Economy of Pennsylvania

April 13, 2018 / Comments Off on SEPTA Drives the Economy of Pennsylvania

SEPTA Drives the Economy of Pennsylvania is Econsult Solution’s 2018 Economic Impact Study completed for Pennsylvania’s largest transit authority, the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transit Authority. Our report to SEPTA is timely as the agency faces significant budget pressures, with looming changes of the contribution of Pennsylvania Turnpike revenues to state transit funding, along with increasing demands on […]

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Smart City 2025: Building a Vision and Business Plan for the Future

March 21, 2018 / Comments Off on Smart City 2025: Building a Vision and Business Plan for the Future

“The smart city was the wrong idea pitched in the wrong way to the wrong people. It never answered the question: ‘How is it tangibly, materially going to affect the way people live, work, and play?” – Dan Hill, professor and innovator-in-residence, UCL Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose   As technological, demographic, and economic shifts […]

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The Cybersecurity Imperative: Managing Cyber Risks in a World of Rapid Digital Change

March 21, 2018 / Comments Off on The Cybersecurity Imperative: Managing Cyber Risks in a World of Rapid Digital Change

Dear friends and colleagues: We would like to keep you abreast of new developments relating to our upcoming thought leadership program, The Cybersecurity Imperative: Managing Cyber Risks in a World of Rapid Digital Change. We are happy to announce that, in response to market demand, we are expanding our global cybersecurity benchmarking and indexing program to […]

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