Reforms to Accelerate the Development of India’s Smart Cities is a report prepared by the World Economic Forum, focusing on the challenges rising from the fast urbanization trends in India during the last years. As stated in the report, the rapid increase in India’s urban population has not been accompanied by a similar transformation in urban infrastructure and service delivery capabilities.
This report, published by the World Economic Forum, focuses on the continuously increasing urbanization trend that characterizes most of the countries nowadays. It acknowledges the existing diversity between cities, due to demographical, geographical and governmental characteristics and tries to reveal new innovative ways in which services are delivered under the modern urban context.
For San José, USA, becoming a “smart city” means that game-changing technologies and data-driven decision-making will drive continuous improvement in how the city serves its community, and promotes concrete benefits in safety, sustainability, economic opportunity, and quality of life for our constituents.
Social Innovation: A Guide to Achieving Corporate and Societal Value is a report published by the World Economic Forum, in order to shed light on aspects referring to social innovation challenges, goals and strategies. It focuses on opportunities for companies to engage in social innovation.
The Smart Nation initiative in Singapore is coordinated by the Smart Nation Programme Office in the Prime Minister’s Office, supported by other government agencies. This ambitious vision targets towards a whole-of-nation approach for Singapore, aiming to exploit all possible information and communication technologies (ICT) in order to promote better living conditions, social inclusion and create more opportunities for people.
London’s Digital Future is a tech manifesto written by techUK, Tech London Advocates and Centre for London. Its main scope according to this report is to demonstrate why the development of London as a digital city is so important to its future, and how the new Mayor can contribute towards this goal.
The 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