Peter Corbyn, Eric Megarity: Smart Communities
Peter Corbyn and Eric Megarity walk us through the potential impact and benefits of integrating and applying technology in large scale complex challenges in communities. “Smart community uses big data and technology wisely to improve the social, economic and environmental fabric of those communities.”
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Peter Corbyn and Eric Megarity
Collaborators on the Smart Cities Challenge
ABOUT THE SMART CITIES CHALLENGE
A smart cities approach means leveraging data and connected technology to achieve meaningful outcomes for communities, such as increasing operational efficiency, enabling information sharing, and facilitating collaboration and integration. Four winning communities will be awarded with prizes of up to $50 million, two at $10 million and $5 million to help implement their proposals.