A smart city can resolve the problem of its citizens by providing a solution soon as possible. Find here a list of top 5 smartest cities in the world 2019.
According to American Future Today’s tech trends report, the smartness of a city can be identified through features like having a clean energy option which is affordable, having a diligence for long-term planning among others.
Here is a list of the top 5 smartest cities in the world. Which one enthralls you the most?
New York City
When we talk about smart cities, how can we forget the New York City, which has impressed many experts about its economy, governance and technology. The city is working on continuously for the betterment of its citizens and is always searching for a solution to improve their life. Indeed, Smart Cities New York is presenting the Smart Cities New York (SCNY) 2019 to deploy the $1.6 trillion international smart city marketplace, which will be held at Cornell Tech on 13th May to 15th May 2019. The topics comprise a presentation of a new model in capitalizing the digital and physical infrastructure, building a creative economy, mastering the critical issues of digital transformation etc.
London which is the capital of England. Well, who can make us discover London better than Samuel Johnson! According to his famous quote:
“When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.”
London has the world-class healthcare, it is successful in managing a pollution free environment, its transport also makes the capital the smartest city in the world.
Smart London – London Build Expo 2019, which is the largest built environment show for London. The Expo will highlight two zones (Smart Cities Zone and Smart Buildings Zone).
- Smart City Zone center of interest will be mainly on technologies, opportunities and strategies for positioning London as the smartest city in the world.
- Smart Buildings Zone which will evaluate the opportunities for solution providers and smart building technology in the capital.
The two events will be attended by 25,000+ registered attendees.
Paris has been able to position itself as the third smartest city in the world 2019. The capital of France embraces innovative approaches and all types of facilities are provided to its citizens and foreigners such as energy, technology among others, for them to live a comfortable life.
Smart grid and Smart city, the 2019 edition that will be held at Paris Expo Porte de Versailles, is a two day event starting from 02nd to 3rd October 2019. The aim of this event is to gather vendors from all over the world to display their high quality products such as automation, alarms among others.
Tokyo will be hosting the sixth edition of smart cities and sport summit this year in November 12th to 14th. The aim of the summit is to evolve the strategies that connect sports and cities because the capital will be preparing the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Also, the Japanese capital is targeting several representatives across the globe to attend the summit.
Reykjavík is the capital of Iceland which uses everything (for e.g modern technologies) that is environmentally-friendly. According to the website paulbudde.com, the capital of Iceland (Reykjavík) is a high spender on R&D per capita across the world (3.11% of GDP with a target of 4% by 2020). This is enhancing developments in the digital economy, smart energy, smart cities among others.
A genuine smart city starts from a proper DNA, that is having a good knowledge about the city, its people and the collaborators, as technology cannot be a goal in itself. To acquire a proper DNA, it is important to collect and analyze data, a conscious data processing is also vital.