Singapore

Singapore

Smart Nation Programme initiated in 2014 in the Prime Minister’s office as a coordinating office.One of the very first projects was called Lab on Wheels 1 , where a roving bus was transformed tointroduce technological exploration such as cyber security, AI...
Paris Smart Waste Collection

Paris Smart Waste Collection

A company called Smartup Cities based in Paris launched a waste management programme that reduces the waste collection cost by 50% while increasing the revenue. This system works by installing an ultrasonic sensor in the container to measure the level of waste, which...
London

London

London is one of the most world-class places for finance, culture, art, and technology; it is no surprise that London has been implementing a vast number of smart city projects for a while. Demand for London seems to be increasing nonstop, potentially increasing the...
People-Centric Smart Cities

People-Centric Smart Cities

When building Smart Cities, policies and strategies surrounding it should be centred around people, not technology. “Smart” is not just about installing digital interfaces in traditional infrastructure or streamlining city operations. It is also about using technology...
Smart Cities in Developing Countries

Smart Cities in Developing Countries

In the previous article, we looked at how smart cities could transform many aspects of our lives. Then, what can smart cities do for developing cities? Well, the majority of world population growth will occur in the urban areas of developing countries, whose...