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Smarter Cities 2025

November 12, 2018 / Comments Off on Smarter Cities 2025

Building a Sustainable Business and Financing Plan In today’s digital age, becoming a smart city is vital for attracting business, residents, tourists, and talent, and for ultimately fostering growth and prosperity. But the path to a smart city future is often unclear to urban leaders, who require a deeper grasp of the approaches that will drive […]

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Preparing for the Coming Crisis in Cybersecurity

October 19, 2018 / Comments Off on Preparing for the Coming Crisis in Cybersecurity

“The cat 5 hurricane has been forecast, and we must prepare.”  This was not a warning from the National Hurricane Center, but from Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, who was talking about the “urgent crisis in cyberspace” at a summit in New York earlier in the year. Just as climate change is creating […]

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The Cybersecurity Imperative

October 16, 2018 / Comments Off on The Cybersecurity Imperative

By 2021, cybercrime is likely to cost the world $6 trillion annually according to Cybersecurity Ventures—more than the combined GDP of the UK and France. As companies embrace the latest digital solutions and respond to rising regulations, cybersecurity has become a top management priority across industries and markets.    But cybersecurity is a moving target: as companies embrace […]

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New Global Research Shows that Digital Transformation Heightens Risk of Costly Cyber Attacks

October 16, 2018 / Comments Off on New Global Research Shows that Digital Transformation Heightens Risk of Costly Cyber Attacks

ESI ThoughtLab releases cybersecurity analysis and benchmarks covering 1,300 companies October 16, 2018 (Philadelphia, PA) – A comprehensive study about cybersecurity from leading research firm ESI ThoughtLab, together with a cross-industry coalition of organizations including Baker McKenzie, CyberCube, HP Inc., KnowBe4, Opus, Protiviti, Security Industry Association, Willis Towers Watson, and WSJ Pro Cybersecurity shows that […]

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Leading Companies Join Forces to Identify Cybersecurity Best Practices

June 5, 2018 / Comments Off on Leading Companies Join Forces to Identify Cybersecurity Best Practices

ESI ThoughtLab leads effort to create a cybersecurity index and roadmap June 5, 2018 (Philadelphia, PA) — ESI ThoughtLab  today announced the formation of a coalition of companies to work together on a ground-breaking thought leadership program, called The Cybersecurity Imperative: Managing cyber risks in a world of rapid digital change. This evidence-based research project […]

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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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