Reports and White Papers



Ladders of Opportunity

ICF shares the strategies and experiences of four Intelligent Communities in building the workforce of the future.

The Internet of Cities

While technologists sing the praises of the Internet of Things, we celebrate the Internet of Cities.


Sharpening Canada’s Competitive Edge

Published by ICF and ICF Canada, a report analyzing 27 Canadian intelligent communities.


Broadband: the essential utility

An evidence-based case that broadband should be declared an essential utility. Published by ICF Canada.


Creating City to City Connections 2016

How two cities on opposite sides of the Atlantic built a relationship that translated into economic value, with the promise of more to come.

From Revolution to Renaissance

How Intelligent Communities Plan for a Future of Economic, Technological and Environmental Disruption

The Revolutionary Community

Urban and regional planning

Community as Canvas

Culture as a development tool

Partners in Progress

Report from the Minnesota Intelligent Rural Communities project

Innovation and Employment in Intelligent Communities

Intelligent Communities: Platforms for Innovation

Top7 Intelligent Communities of 2011

Health in the Intelligent Community

Top7 Intelligent Communities of 2010

The Education “Last Mile”

Closing the Gap Between School and Work