Civic innovation may not have one single definition, but when broken down to the components of ‘civic’ and ‘innovation’ we may broadly agree that it has something to do with finding new solutions to problems that impact citizens. Here we explain the various angles by which leaders may inspire civic innovation in their cities, with […]
smart city journey
Jonathan Wisbey, Chief Technology Officer in New Orleans, believes the smart city journey starts at the community level; where people have the best sense of how you can help them and how you can get them the data and information they need to help them live their lives to the extent that they want to.
Jessie Adcock, Chief Technology Officer for the City of Vancouver, believes that a smart city is one that is able to strategically use data and technology to solve real-world problems. She also believes it’s an evolution, and by the end of next year, her definition may completely change. But according to her, right now ‘smart