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A ZenCity Mother’s Day Special

A ZenCity Mother’s Day Special

Ever wonder what it’s like to be mom of two and have a full time, fulfilling career while still finding time for yourself? Well ZenCity Developer Nathalie does. In honor of Mother’s Day, we asked Nathalie to get real with us and tell us what it’s like to be a software engineer and mom of […]

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Who moved my haystack?

Who moved my haystack?

What it means to be a data-driven city in a big data world “More data has been created in the past two years than in the entire previous history of the human race.” On social media platforms, websites, forums, streaming services and the like, the amount of data keeps growing each year. The opportunity in […]

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ZenCity Named Among Most Innovative AI Startups by Leading Tech Investors

ZenCity Named Among Most Innovative AI Startups by Leading Tech Investors

ZenCity is the Winner of Innovate.AI Competition in Israel, hosted by M12, Madrona Venture Group, Notion and Vertex Ventures Israel As the winner of the Innovate.AI competition in Israel, ZenCity has been officially selected from hundreds of startups working to transform the future through AI. Hosted by M12 (formerly Microsoft Ventures), along with their VC […]

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How well designed products can help you manage your city

How well designed products can help you manage your city

  With technology evolving at the speed of light, cities are doing a tremendous job going digital. Local government agencies are rising to the challenge and adopting new innovations. In doing so, they are boosting organizational efficiency and improving the services they provide citizens. As a User Experience (UX) designer at ZenCity, I’ve been impressed […]

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ZenCity Selected  to Join Microsoft ScaleUp Program

ZenCity Selected to Join Microsoft ScaleUp Program

ZenCity is honored to have been selected by tech giant Microsoft to take part in Microsoft ScaleUp, a global program dedicated to helping late-stage startups quickly scale. As part of the Microsoft for Startups initiative, Microsoft ScaleUp cherry-picks later stage startups to participate in an intense and unique international program. The outcomes include joint sales […]

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How Geolocation Technology Can Benefit City Managers

How Geolocation Technology Can Benefit City Managers

City managers derive significant benefit from understanding their citizens’ needs, and there has been a fantastic rise in technologies that help them do just this. One element that can make information on citizen needs even more valuable is knowing where those needs are. That’s where geolocation technology comes into play. At ZenCity we developed Name Entity […]

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Cities are Missing out on 87% of their Citizen’s Feedback on Social Media, and Here’s Why

Cities are Missing out on 87% of their Citizen’s Feedback on Social Media, and Here’s Why

While many cities are starting to collect feedback from their citizens through social media, they are still relying predominantly on official sources like city-managed pages and groups. However, Artificial Intelligence (AI)- based analysis of both official and unofficial sources shows 87% of the feedback that’s actually relevant for cities appears in unofficial sources. In 2017, […]

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Why ZenCity Loves Working with City Managers

Why ZenCity Loves Working with City Managers

Our team headed out to Newport Beach, California, to participate in the City Managers Department Meeting for the League of California Cities just this past month. We loved meeting city managers and deputy city managers. In most cities we work with, they are our main users and we love working with them. Here are three reasons […]

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3 Main Takeaways from the US Conference of Mayors

3 Main Takeaways from the US Conference of Mayors

The ZenCity team and I recently had the honor and privilege of participating in the 86th US Conference of Mayors in Washington DC. Alongside over 200 mayors, we were able to discuss the challenges American cities are facing today, and highlight the role data analytics can play in city-making. The United States Conference of Mayors […]

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ZenCity is a Smart 50 Awards Recipient!

ZenCity is a Smart 50 Awards Recipient!

Last week, ZenCity was announced a winner of the Smart 50 Awards from a pool of international tech initiatives from all over the world! This isn’t just exciting for us because it’s always fun to get a little bit of recognition – which is cool too – but because this year the Smart 50 included a […]

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