We believe that the term ‘smart city’ overlooks the what the real focus should be. And this focus should be on data.
Cruelly overlooked, the public sector is a serious player in the innovation space. We explain why...
There is no doubt that London is in a strong position to supercharge its reputation as a smart city. We can now build upon the foundations created by considering everything from data and talent through to infrastructure and ideas. George Johnston shares some thoughts.
With over 31 million daily journeys on the Transport for London (TfL) network and London’s population expected to grow to 10 million by 2030, the capital’s transport system must keep pace with the increasing number of people who need it. To do this, TfL has been driving innovation through making its data open and accessible beyond TfL.