Panel Discussion: Designing Smart Cities. Practical Challenges of Implementing Smart Cities The discussion is aimed at addressing how implementation efforts can be overcome with different strategies that share the need to build strong partnerships between governments with companies, startups and private sector and with civic organizations. This panel session is designed as a dialogue between […]
Every city faces its own particular opportunities and threats and its own set of strengths and weaknesses. Because of this, no city can simply copy any other city’s path into the future. The challenge is how to identify commonalities clearly enough to allow cities to decide whom to partner with, so that shared problems can be tackled together.