Resources and Publications

External research and publications related to smart city development, research, and funding.

Understanding Smart Cities: An Integrative Framework

January, 2012
The framework suggests directions and agendas for smart city research and outlines practical implications for government professionals.
Subjects: Strategic Planning

Delivering Next Gen Citizen Services

June, 2011
Assessing the Environmental, Social and Economic Impact of Intelligent X on Future Cities and Communities
Subjects: Cisco, Strategic Planning

The Future of Glass - A Day Made of Glass

March, 2011
The video goes through a typical day in urban scenario dominated by interactive photovoltaic glass.
Subjects: Buildings, Video

The New Economics of Cities

January, 2011
By unlocking technology, infrastructure and public data, cities can open up new value chains that spawn innovative applications and information products that make possible sustainable modes of city living and working.
Subjects: Commerce, Strategic Planning

The Future of Smart Buildings

December, 2010
A study on the future of building technology shows that requirements are undergoing lasting changes.
Subjects: Buildings, Infrastructure, Video

Helping Cities Measure Smart City Progress

July, 2010
This IBM Institute for Business Value study on creating smarter cities shows how cities can assess and monitor progress in optimizing core systems against a set of key parameters, as well as determine how they measure up to their peers.
Subjects: Analytics, IBM, Strategic Planning