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Smarter Cities: Using Data to Drive Urban Innovation

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Learn about the future of cities and how smart cities are rising to meet the challenges of rapid urban development. Discover how to start a career in urban innovation.


  • Welcome
1. Our Future Belongs to Cities
  • The big migration
  • Challenges of rapid urban development
2. Rethinking How Cities Are Delivered
  • Overview of core city functions
  • The problem with applying 20th century solutions to 21st century problems
  • The amazing opportunity to reinvent our cities
3. Building Smarter Cities
  • What is a smart city?
  • Examples of smart cities around the world
  • Planning tips for a smart city
4. The Role of Data in Driving Urban Innovation
  • Data in a city context
  • What is open data?
  • Data and the Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Create urban innovation with data
  • Next steps

Taught by

Jonathan Reichental


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