Scotland's City-Regions Smart Opportunity: Second Annual Conference
This conference will discuss how we can most effectively release the potential of technology, infrastructure development and public data to foster competitive, efficient, joined up City Regions capable of competing globally and collaborating nationally.
The conference will address the opportunities for smart city enablers and smart initiatives to deliver fully integrated smart City Region development. It will examine the power and potential of Scotland's City Regions as magnets for investment and innovation and as core drivers for economic growth, asking the question "What is the route to smart, sustainable, socially just, City Regions and what should successful Scottish City Regions look like?
Conference themes to be discussed will include:
Transport and mobility
Economic development and growth
Digital and data
People as consumers and enablers
Collaboration and innovation
Global competition and opportunity
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