Welcome to dere-street research and consulting – research management and Smart Cities

dere-street is an Edinburgh-based company that specialises in knowledge management, focusing on Smart Cities – how changes in technology and data are affecting cities, neighbourhoods and communities – and in managing large scale research and knowledge transfer programmes.

Smart Cities

Use our experience in driving the development of Smart Cities to help you develop better, smarter and more sustainable cities and communities.

Research management

We have more than a decade’s experience doing research and analysis and using evidence to support delivery and evaluation.

Retailing and urban change

Our experience analysing changes in consumption, in retailing and in cities will help you understand how urban spaces are changing and why.