"Looking into the future, we will uphold our vision and mission to promote Smart City development in Hong Kong. We will support the development of Hong Kong's knowledge-based economy, and enhance quality of life by increasing global cooperation on the building of Smart Cities as we develop Hong Kong as the world's leading Smart City. I wish everyone will support us actively, let us unite to build a smarter and better Hong Kong!" said Eric Yeung Chuen-sing
by Smart City News on Tuesday, September 13, 2016 inCities
Republic of Singapore
3.000.000 - 10.000.000
Growth Forecast p.a.:
2% - 3%
The Helix, Singapore Sports Hub, Singapore Flyer, Fusionopolis, CapitaGreen,New IT infrastructure at One North, Labrador Nature and Coastal Walk, Office Realtime, Project Max10 for BHP Billiton, Thomson Line, Singapore
Singapore communicates that it intends to reduce its Emissions Intensity by 36% from 2005 levels by 2030, and stabilise its emissions with the aim of peaking around 2030.,, Singapore pledged to reduce our greenhouse gas emissions by 16% below business-as-usual (BAU) levels in 2020
“The NDMC is going to become a ‘Smart City.’ I think, no city will become smart only by building good roads. It will become smart when people’s lives also become smart. We have to make their lives smart first,” said Kejriwal.
Our Renewable City Strategy sets the stage for Vancouver to accelerate our success. We are building an
economy that is more diverse and resilient, has inclusive employment opportunities, and which further
establishes Vancouver as a global green capital.
Embracing renewable energy is crucial to restoring our climate and environment, and generates remarkable
economic opportunities. It’s also about improving quality of life, health and affordability—now and for
I look forward to working with you all in the coming months and years to quicken the pace. We must focus our
ambition, ingenuity and teamwork to transform Vancouver and all of the world’s cities and communities to
100% Renewable. For the good of our world and all who live here, Mayor of Vancouver, Gregor Robertson
"communication between person and person, people and agencies, and
citizens and municipal spaces, with human beings always taking the central
position in everything. … [That vision is] characterized by its unprecedented
level of sharing.” Mayor Park Won-soon
"Tokyo must aim to be smart in terms of our environment and smart in terms of our economy. Technological advancement will play a paramount role in both regards. Tokyo must utilize the state of art technology in urban planning, energy policy, and economic reform, and Tokyo will aim for both environmental sustainability and economic sustainability. Leveraging the latest technology we need to back this up with the real policy and real budget. Implementation and support for eco-housing, small housing, and utlilization of renewable energy will be important policy considerations environmentally. I have also been a strong advocate for the undergrounding of the overhead cables such as telecommunication and power lines.This is not only meaningful for the resilience for the city, but is also important to regain aesthetics. For me, this is an important part of helping to make Tokyo look smart." Mayor of Tokyo,Yuriko Koike
"We are obliged to fulfil our word in front of the world that we will create an amazing future connecting the minds of all nationalities, as we realise that the eyes of the entire world are looking to Dubai to know what we are going to do in years to come." Hussain Nasser Lootah, Director General of Dubai Municipality
by Smart City News on Thursday, August 18, 2016 inCities
300.000 - 600.000
Growth Forecast p.a.:
1% - 2%
Residents Club and City Card, Public Participation, Mobile - Digi-Tel App, WiFi, Pupils' Engagement, Engaging Community Centers, Social Media, Open Data, Open Archive, iView (GIS), Online Municipal Services, Eco, Community and Entrepreneurship, Traffic and Parking, Readiness, Startup City, Smart Food Policies, Fair Shared City,Educating a Smart City
Almaty, Beijing, Incheon, İzmir, Barcelona, Milan, Thessaloniki, Chișinău, Moldova, Chișinău Łódź, Moscow, Sofia, Warsaw, Frankfurt, Toulouse, New York City, Philadelphia, Panama City, Buenos Aires, São Paulo
Energy efficiency - 17% reduction in electricity consumption relative to BAU scenario in 2030, Renewable energy – 17% of the electricity generated in 2030 will be from renewable sources, Public transport – 20% shift from private to public transportation
Tel Aviv-Yafo is known as Israel's "Nonstop City".
The vibrant atmosphere never stops; the nightlife and
culinary scene never stop; culture never stops; 24 hours
a day, Tel Aviv is an active metropolis, bursting with
energy and creativity.
a city, the challenges never stop either. In
recent years, the Municipality has created many smart
practices to deal with such challenges: from sanitation
to education, data management to culture management.
Tel Aviv-Yafo's goal is to constantly be a smarter city -
or more simply,
a better city. In the booklet you are
holding you will find
a few examples of
a wide range
of such practices.
Looking forward to hosting you soon in our Smart and
Mayor of Tel Aviv-Yafo
”Every day we strive to make Copenhagen a better city to live in and at the same time we create more jobs for the Copenhageners. We do that by – among other things – using new technological solutions so that it is easier to be both a citizen and a company in Copenhagen. It is a great recognition of our city that international experts find that we are in the lead, when it comes to creating a smart city,” Lord Mayor Frank Jensen