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The DailyDOOH Gala Awards Winners

Monday, December 5th, 2016

Russ Curry, Ministry of New Media

The judges at the fifth annual DailyDOOH Gala Awards declared that the process this year was the most difficult ever – the level of the finalists was probably the highest ever, making their task all the more difficult – nevertheless they did eventually come to a decision and the lucky and deserving winners were announced at […]

Noomi Mehta joins FEPE International board

Thursday, December 1st, 2016

Russ Curry, Ministry of New Media

We note that Noomi Mehta has been elected to the board of international out of home association FEPE International. He is the first representative from India’s vibrant out of home industry to sit on the FEPE board. Mehta is currently chairman of Selvel One Group, a group of companies owning and managing the largest share […]

#IWBirmingham Innovation Week Birmingham

Monday, November 28th, 2016

Russ Curry, Ministry of New Media

Birmingham is a city with an excellent pedigree in driving urban innovation and we note that Sam Markey, UK Cities Lead at Future Cities Catapult is organising a week of innovation events in Birmingham, taking place December 6-12, 2016. The Future Cities Catapult’s mission is to foster urban innovation, grow UK companies and make cities […]

The DailyDOOH Gala Awards is a Week Today…

Thursday, November 24th, 2016

Russ Curry, Ministry of New Media

A week today, the industry will celebrate all that is good about itself at The DailyDOOH Gala Awards being held in the only (UK) Royal Palace that you can borrow for the evening! Now in its fifth year, the event has become the must-attend event and attracts folks the world over. Everyone who attends will […]

The City Briefing: #SmartCities

Thursday, November 24th, 2016

Russ Curry, Ministry of New Media

What are the critical elements of a successful Smart City? What are the strategic opportunities with Smart Cities and IOT? How can modern technology be used to improve urban space and interaction with citizens to increase quality of life? What requirements will cities around the world have to meet in order to build prosperous, liveable […]

Bow Tie Etiquette

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016

Russ Curry, Ministry of New Media

Those of you going along to the The DailyDOOH GALA AWARDS at London’s Banqueting House next Thursday December 1 really should know a bit more about bow ties. The bow tie consists of a ribbon of fabric tied around the collar in a symmetrical manner such that the two opposite ends form loops. Ready-tied bow ties are […]

The DailyDOOH Gala Awards, Where To Stay Nearby?

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016

Russ Curry, Ministry of New Media

The DailyDOOH Gala Awards takes place next week and to preempt all of the emails we receive from non-London residents and international visitors regarding where to stay on the night in question, here are hotels that we have personally stayed in, which are all good quality and nearby. In order of closeness to / from Banqueting House, […]

#dse2017 #CyberMonday

Monday, November 21st, 2016

Russ Curry, Ministry of New Media

Smart City Expo World Congress, Barcelona

Thursday, November 17th, 2016

Russ Curry, Ministry of New Media

Smart City Expo World Congress will next take place November 14-16, 2017 in Barcelona. #ff @SmartCityexpo #SCEWC16

New York Awarded Best #SmartCity of 2016

Thursday, November 17th, 2016

Russ Curry, Ministry of New Media

The City of New York has been chosen as the Best Smart City of 2016 by the jury of the sixth edition of the Global Smart City Awards, announced at the Smart City Expo World Congress this week. The NYC Strategy for Building to Smart + Equitable City initiative promoted by Mayor De Blasio‘s team […]