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Smart City Resilience: Mitigating the Risks of Climate Change

Climate change is a very clear and present danger. Though the term usually conjures up images of melting ice sheets and...

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Smart City Palo Alto

A comparatively small American city in the very center of Silicon Valley, Palo Alto has thrown itself into the smart...

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Smart City Rotterdam: A Leading Light In Smart Innovation

The Dutch city of Rotterdam is Europe’s largest maritime port, and one of the world’s most important shipping hubs....

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Smart Cities Made in Germany: 32 Model Projects selected

On the ­8th of September 2020, Horst Seehofer, Federal Minister of the Interior, Building and Community, announced the...

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Smart City Lublin: A Smart City with a Social Dimension

Lublin, with a population of 340 000 inhabitants, is the largest economic and academic center and also the only...

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5 Citizen Engagement Solutions That Smart Cities Should Know

Civic engagement is not only important for formal city planning processes, but it is at the core of digital urban...

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Amsterdam Smart City: A World Leader in Smart City Development

This smart city portrait provides an overview on the smart city strategy and intelligent solutions implemented in the City of Amsterdam. The Dutch capital city, is one of the early adopters of smart city strategies in Europe, following their strategic smart...

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Seoul Smart City Portrait: The Power of Citizen Participation

This city portrait is in two parts. This first part describes the reorganization of the Seoul Municipal Government in order to empower citizens and create a stronger climate of citizen participation at all possible administrative levels. The second part, ...

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A smart city is all about implementing solutions that create added value and transform into collective good. Smart solutions in this sense include technological solutions as well as no-tech solutions.

From our perspective, the success of smart cities comes down to the intelligent implementation of solutions within a holistic strategy along six main smart city indicators.


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