Vienna is in the process of becoming a smart city. The focus of Vienna’ s strategy is set on achieving urban sustainability by capitalizing on social and technological innovation. The initiative has a strong environmental focus. Moreover, inclusiveness and collaboration are also of high importance, and the strategy is highly human centric. According to the following informative video, Smart city Vienna means: (i) putting focus on people, (ii) recognizing interconnectedness, (iii) listening to each other, (iv) working together. All of these, while considering the needs of today, tomorrow and future generations.
The Smart city of Vienna has a website which is very rich of information, with special sections addressed to citizens, scientists, economists and journalists. Access it here.