Smart Cities focus on their most pressing needs and on the greatest opportunities to improve lives. They tap a range of approaches – digital and information technologies, urban planning best practices, public-private partnerships, and policy change – to make a difference. They always put people first.
The concept of a “smart city” is a new frontier in urban governance that can be applied to achieve public health aims, utilities, waste management and other Common Services Centers (CSC). From the injection of new technologies, smartphones have become the keys to putting instant information to the masses.
As cities get smarter, they are becoming more livable and more responsive, and today we are seeing only a preview of what technology could eventually do in the urban environment.
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