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Perhaps the largest looming risk in smart cities is the increase in systems that rely on connectivity. The last few years have shown us that public entities are not exempt from cybercrime. In fact, cities and municipalities seem to be prominent targets.
In the past decade, more cities have been focusing on advanced infrastructure to improve public services. The objective is to make the city services operate more efficiently and safely for all residents and visitors, and to be more equitable for citizens who have traditionally been underserved.
In this episode, Daniel Hurley and Brad Wilson discuss the biggest challenges with introducing a TPA to a self administered program, the necessity of reviewing policies with a department in order to break through specific cultural perceptions, and how to improve communication and to build rapport.
Transparency is a key component in any relationship. In almost every instance, the more one knows and understand about the object of that relationship, the better off they are in the long run. When applying transparency to property insurance the same is true.
A sound solicitation, with an accompanying sound evaluation process, will not only help your agency identify the right vendor and service or commodity solution, it will also allow your agency to mitigate potential risks before entering into a contract.