The story so far

Read the latest chapter of the Innovate project as we strive to create a better future for South London.

Sutton and Kingston Councils partner with Vivacity Labs to improve active travel and make areas safer

January 2021

The councils will utilise Vivacity’s AI and Internet of Things (IoT) technology to provide data on different transport modes and movement patterns.

Sutton and Kingston Councils partner with Vivacity Labs to improve active travel and make areas safer

January 2021

The councils will utilise Vivacity’s AI and Internet of Things (IoT) technology to provide data on different transport modes and movement patterns.

Sutton and Richmond Council partner with IoT Solutions Group to pilot in-home sensors to support independent living for vulnerable residents

January 2021

The Councils, as part of the InnOvaTe project, together with IoT Solutions Group, are piloting 200 in-home sensors across Sutton Housing Partnership (SHP) and Richmond Housing Partnership (RHP) properties.

Sutton and Richmond Council partner with IoT Solutions Group to pilot in-home sensors to support independent living for vulnerable residents

January 2021

The Councils, as part of the InnOvaTe project, together with IoT Solutions Group, are piloting 200 in-home sensors across Sutton Housing Partnership (SHP) and Richmond Housing Partnership (RHP) properties.

Kingston University educational partnership announced

January 2020

The InnOvaTe boroughs sponsor an ‘Internet of Things’ category in Kingston University’s annual Bright Ideas competition.

Sutton and Kingston Councils partner with Vivacity Labs to improve active travel and make areas safer

January 2021

The councils will utilise Vivacity’s AI and Internet of Things (IoT) technology to provide data on different transport modes and movement patterns.

Public engagement begins

December 2019

Businesses in Croydon, Kingston and Sutton gathered for a special Internet of Things (IoT) workshops to uncover challenges the boroughs faced to economic growth.

Digital Catapult partnership announced

October 2019

The InnOvaTe boroughs  (SLP) boroughs team up with innovation agency Digital Catapult on the InnOvaTe Project to develop IoT solutions that address relevant use cases for citizens and local businesses and to improve service provision, with the ultimate aim of delivering a multi-purpose IoT platform.

Funding award

October 2019

The South London Partnership (SLP), a group of five boroughs, are awarded £4 million to create an Internet of Things (IoT) monitoring system to improve people’s lives through better transport, environment, health and other areas while also improving business retention and sustainable economic growth.