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Growing Smart Cities in Denmark

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‘Growing Smart Cities in Denmark: digital technology for urban improvement and national prosperity’ explores smart cities projects that have taken place in Denmark looking at four very different Danish cities (Copenhagen, Aarhus, Vejle, Albertslund). The report published by ARUP  and  Danish consultancy CEDI, aimed  to explore how smart city initiatives can be coordinated and co-developed across Danish cities Continue reading

Smart Sustainable Cities – Reconnaissance Study

smart_cities_report_cover-844x1024The report “Smart Sustainable Cities ‘“ Reconnaissance Study” presents the results of a study, conducted by UNU-EGOV and funded by IDRC, that examined the thesis that Smart Cities advance sustainable development. The study analysed 876 scientific publications, recommendations from 51 think tank organizations and 119 concrete Smart City initiatives. Continue reading

The Future of Smart

Future of SmartThe Mayor and Chair of the Smart London Board recently  published ‘The Future of Smart:  Harnessing digital innovation to make  London the best city in the world’, that is the update report of the Smart London Plan developed in 2013.  The Plan  outlined how  London  would harness the creative power of  new technologies to improve Londoners’ lives.  This report is checking progress Continue reading