Amsterdam Smart City is mainly about cooperation; about city, citizens and companies working together to reduce CO2-emissions. The Amsterdam Smart City project started with a small organization and the goal to start new Public Private Partnerships,
Archive for 2012
The Cyprus University of Technology in the framework of IKTIMED project, organized last week a workshop in Limassol concerning Smart Specialization and how European regions can implement the nature and rationale of this policy determining priorities in terms of R&D & technological activities.
A new online map using data streams from the city, charts the last decade of growth and the change in neighborhoods that the growth brought with it, from parks to public safety.
Cisco published a Point of View paper, “Smart City Framework: A Systematic Process for Enabling Smart+Connected Communities,” which defines a framework designed to move the Smart City debate from merely an academic or esoteric discussion to a call for action.
INTA organized a Workshop on Smart Cities on 3 – 4 September 2012 in Paris. The basic questions addressed were:
>Is the DATA a common good?
>Is the individual the ultimate reason to unfold smartness?
>What is the key